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U.S. Agencies

The United States Department of Energy (DOE) Environmental Management, Mission is to complete the safe cleanup of the nuclear environmental legacy sites.   http://www.em.doe.gov/Pages/EMHome.aspx

The U.S. DOE Paducah Cleanup site   http://www.pgdpcleanup.com

The U.S. DOE Paducah Site Office   http://www.pppo.energy.gov/paducah.html

The Paducah DOE Environmental Information Center (EIC)  http://www.paducaheic.com

 The U.S. DOE - Portsmouth/Paducah Project Office (PPPO) mapping and environmental monitoring data  http://padgis.latakentucky.com/padgis

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA)  http://www.epa.gov

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Radiation Protection site, "Technetium-99"  http://www.epa.gov/rpdweb00/radionuclides/technetium.html 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Radiation Protection site, "Publications, Technical Documents, and Guidance"   http://www.epa.gov/radiation/cleanup/pubs.html 

The U.S. EPA Paducah Region IV   http://www.epa.gov/region4

The U.S. EPA Superfund Facts; The U.S. DOE Gaseous Diffusion Plant   http://epa.gov/region4/superfund/sites/fedfacs/pgasdifky.html#plan

The U.S. EPA Superfund Site Progress Profile "Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant" (USDOE) http://cfpub.epa.gov/supercpad/cursites/csitinfo.cfm?id=0404794 

The United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission, ensure protection of people and the environment.     http://www.nrc.gov/

Depleted UF6 Management Information Network - A Resource for the Public, Industry and the Scientific Community.   The Environmental Science Division of Argonne National Laboratory for the United States Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Environmental Management (EM).  An online repository of information about the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE's) inventory of depleted uranium hexafluoride (DUF6),       http://web.ead.anl.gov/uranium/

The Argonne National Laboratory  http://www.evs.anl.gov/program-areas/environmental-security-restoration/highlights/fusrap.cfm

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Center for Disease Control   http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/hac/pha/pha.asp

U.S. DOE Office of Health, Safety and Security's Office of Enforcement and Oversight (HSS), enforces Federal regulatory requirements pertaining to worker safety and health, nuclear safety, and classified information security programs at Department of Energy (DOE) sites.    http://www.hss.energy.gov/enforce/

Center for Disease Control (CDC), Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry (ATSDR), Public Health Assessment, Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant (U.S. DOE)  http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/HAC/pha/PHA.asp?docid=792&pg=0

EPA, Envirofacts Warehouse, Facility Registry System, Facility Detail Report, U.S. DOE Paducah Site
http://iaspub.epa.gov/enviro/fii_query_dtl.disp_program_facility?pgm_sys_id_in=KY8890008982&pgm_sys_acrnm_in=CERCLIS

Triad Resource Center - The Triad Resource Center provides the information hazardous waste site managers and cleanup practitioners need to implement the Triad effectively. http://www.triadcentral.org/ 

U.S. EPA, Technology Innovation and Field Services Division, Containated Site Clean-Up Information    http://www.clu-in.org/

State Agencies

Division of Waste Management

Division of Water

Division of Water Total Maximum Daily Load Program

Division for Air Quality

Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection  (DEP)

Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources

Western Kentucky Wildlife Management Area  (WKWMA)

Commonwealth of Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services

Radiation Health and Toxic Agents Branch

Radiation and Environmental Monitoring Section

Industry

The United States Enrichment Corporation, PGDP operator  http://www.usec.com/

Tennessee Valley Authority

The Worker Health Protection Program (WHPP), providing free medical screening for former and current workers   http://www.worker-health.org/index.html

Community Organizations/Advocacy Groups

Paducah's Area Community Group    Paducah Area Community Re-use Organization (PACRO)

GlobalSecurity.org focus is on innovative approaches to the emerging security challenges of the new millennium.    http://www.globalsecurity.org/wmd/facility/paducah.htm

Alliance for Nuclear Accountability   http://www.ananuclear.org/

Scorecard; Pollution Information   http://scorecard.goodguide.com/env-releases/land/site.tcl?epa_id=KY8890008982 

The Encyclopedia of Earth, "TCE Contamination of Groundwater"      http://www.eoearth.org/view/article/156394/

International Associations

The World Nuclear Association, representing the people and organizations in the global nuclear profession.   http://www.world-nuclear.org/

International Atomic Energy Association;  the Agency works with the United Nations and multiple partners worldwide to promote safe, secure and peaceful nuclear technologies.   http://www.iaea.org/

The World Information Service on Energy; Uranium Project, Uranium Enrichment - Current Issues (USEC Paducah and Portsmouth plants, USA)   http://www.wise-uranium.org/epusec.html

References

Wikipedia; Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paducah_Gaseous_Diffusion_Plant