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This webpage contains historic information and is not being updated.
See the Fernald Preserve webpage for current site information.

Cleanup


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Together, DOE and Fluor Fernald were committed to safely restoring the Fernald site to an end state that serves the needs of the community and we finished at an accelerated pace and a fiscally responsible manner.

Silos 1 & 2 Project Silos 1 and 2 Project 
Remove 8,900 cubic yards of high activity low-level waste from two concrete silos, treat the waste by chemical stabilization and ship off site for disposal. silos1&2
Silo 3 Project Silo 3 Project 
Remove 5,100 cubic yards of low-level waste from concrete silo and ship off site for disposal. silo 3
Waste Pits Remedial Action Project Waste Pits Project 
Remediate the contents of six waste pits ranging in size from a baseball diamond to a football field and varying in depth from 13 feet to 30 feet. wpp
Waste Pits Remedial Action Project Off Site Waste Disposition
Transfer soil and debris off site for disposition. oswd
Soil and Disposal Facility Project Soil and Disposal Facility Project 
Remediate the contents of six waste pits ranging in size from a baseball diamond to a football field and varying in depth from 13 feet to 30 feet.sdfp
Decontamlination & Demolition Project Decontamination & Demolition 
Dismantle over 259 former production plants, support structures and associated components. d&d
Aquifer Restoration Project Aquifer Restoration Project 
Remediate contaminated portions (approximately 170 acres) of the Great Miami Aquifer, one of the largest sole-source aquifers in the nation. aquifer
Waste Generator Services Waste Management Project
Characterize, sample, package and dispose of low-level radioactive, hazardous and mixed waste. waste
Nuclear Materials Disposition Nuclear Material Disposition Project 
Completed disposition of 31 million pounds of nuclear product.. nmd
Nuclear Materials Disposition Restoration Project 
Ecological restoration of 900 acres of the site. rest

Link to Cleanup Highlights page Cleanup Highlights 
Summary of noteworthy events from 1984 to the present highlights
Link to Environmental Monitoring page Environmental Monitoring
Collect water, sediment, and air samples to assess the impact of site cleanup activities on the environment. monitoring

Aquifer | Cleanup | Cleanup Highlights | D&D | Environmental Monitoring | Nuclear Material | Silos 1-2  | Silo 3 | SDFP | Waste Management | WPRAP 

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Together, DOE and Fluor Fernald were committed to safely restoring the 
Fernald site to an end state that serves the needs of the community.