Acronyms

AAP

Army ammunition plant

ACL

Alternate concentration limit

ANAD

Anniston Army depot

AEC

Army Environmental Command

AFB

Air Force Base

ARAR

Applicable or relevant and appropriate requirement

ASM

Adaptive site management

ASR

Aquifer storage and recovery

AS

Air sparging

 
BRAC

Base realignment and closure

BTEX

benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylene

 
CCL

Contaminant Candidate List

CERCLA

Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act

CERCLIS

Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Information System

CSIA

Compound-specific isotope analysis

CSM

Conceptual site model

CVOC

Chlorinated volatile organic compound

 
DCA

Dichloroethane

DCE

Dichloroethene

DERP

Defense Environmental Restoration Program



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Acronyms AAP Army ammunition plant ACL Alternate concentration limit ANAD Anniston Army depot AEC Army Environmental Command AFB Air Force Base ARAR Applicable or relevant and appropriate requirement ASM Adaptive site management ASR Aquifer storage and recovery AS Air sparging BRAC Base realignment and closure BTEX benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylene CCL Contaminant Candidate List CERCLA Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act CERCLIS Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Information System CSIA Compound-specific isotope analysis CSM Conceptual site model CVOC Chlorinated volatile organic compound DCA Dichloroethane DCE Dichloroethene DERP Defense Environmental Restoration Program 285

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286 ACRONYMS DNAPL Dense nonaqueous phase liquid DoD U.S. Department of Defense DOE U.S. Department of Energy DOI U.S. Department of the Interior ERH Electrical resistance heating EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ESD Explanation of Significant Differences ESTCP Environmental Security Technology Certification Program FUDS Formerly used defense sites FUSRAP Formerly Used Sites Remedial Action Program GAC Granular activated carbon GAO Government Accountability Office GW Groundwater HRS Hazard Ranking System HVOC Halogenated volatile organic compound IC Institutional control IRP Installation Restoration Program ISB In situ bioremediation ISCO In situ chemical oxidation ISTD In situ thermal desorption ITRC Interstate Technology and Regulatory Council LNAPL Light nonaqueous phase liquid LSRP Licensed Site Remediation Professional LTM Long-term monitoring LTMO Long-term monitoring optimization LUST Leaking underground storage tank MCL Maximum contaminant level MCLG Maximum contaminant level goal MEP Maximum extent practicable MMRP Military Munitions Response Program MNA Monitored natural attenuation MTBE Methyl tert-butyl ether NA Natural attenuation NAPL Nonaqueous phase liquid NAS Naval Air Station

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ACRONYMS 287 NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NCP National Contingency Plan NFESC Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center NPL National Priorities List NRC National Research Council NRD Natural resource damage NSF National Science Foundation OMB Office of Management and Budget O&M Operation and maintenance OSWER EPA Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response OU Operational unit OUST Office of Underground Storage Tanks PAH Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon PCB Polychlorinated biphenyl PCE Perchloroethylene or tetrachloroethene PCR Polymerase chain reaction POC Point of compliance PRB Permeable reactive barrier PRP Potentially responsible party P&T Pump and treat RAB Restoration Advisory Board RAGS Risk Assessment Guidance for Superfund RAO Remedial action objective RC Response complete RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act R&D Research and development RD/RA Remedial Design/Remedial Action RfC Reference concentration RFH Radio frequency heating RIP Remedy in place RI/FS Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study ROD Record of Decision RPM Remedial project manager RSE Remedial system evaluation SARA Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act SCM Site conceptual model SCRD State Coalition for Remediation of Drycleaners SDWA Safe Drinking Water Act SEAR Surfactant-enhanced aquifer remediation

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288 ACRONYMS SEE Steam enhanced extraction SERDP Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program STAR Self-sustaining treatment for active remediation SVE Soil vapor extraction SVOC Semivolatile organic compound SWMU Solid waste management unit TAG Technical assistance grant TCA Trichloroethane TCE Trichloroethene TEA Terminal electron acceptor TI Technical Impracticability TSCA Toxic Substances Control Act USACE U.S. Army Corps of Engineers USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture USGS U.S. Geological Survey UST Underground storage tank UU/UE Unlimited use and unrestricted exposure VC Vinyl chloride VCP Voluntary cleanup program VI Vapor intrusion VOC Volatile organic compound ZVI Zero-valent iron