Site Status

The tables below shows the number of Federal Contaminated Sites which are in one of the following status groups: Suspected, Active, or Closed. Each group has one or more phases with corresponding messages describing the status of sites.

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Suspected

Suspected PhaseSites
Historical review planned.717
Historical review completed. Initial testing underway.855

Active

Assessment PhaseSites
Initial testing completed. Detailed testing underway.2,124
Detailed testing completed. Remediation / risk management planned.437
Detailed testing completed. Remedial action plan under development.714
Remediation/Risk Management PhaseSites
Remedial action plan completed. Remediation / risk management underway.629
Remediation / risk management completed. Confirmatory sampling underway.404
Long-Term Monitoring PhaseSites
Confirmatory sampling completed. Long term monitoring underway.450

Closed

Suspected PhaseSites
Historical review not required.4,170
Historical review completed. No further action required.4,418
Assessment PhaseSites
Initial testing completed. No further action required.3,908
Detailed testing completed. No further action required.1,200
Remediation/Risk Management PhaseSites
Detailed testing completed. No further action required.626
Remediation / risk management completed. No further action required.604
Confirmatory sampling completed. No further action required.2,213
Long-Term Monitoring PhaseSites
Long term monitoring completed. No further action required.515
The following are the definitions for the three site status types for contaminated sites:
Suspected
Further assessment work is required to confirm whether the site is considered a "contaminated site."
Active
Active sites are confirmed contaminated sites where remedial action is or may be required.
Closed
No further action is required.