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Decision not to place LBL on the NPL AR

Administrative Record Index

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This administrative record file contains the documents that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is currently using to document the decision not to place Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory in Berkeley, California on the National Priorities List. The administrative record file is presented in two media: the Compact Disk (CD) and a companion binder of large format documents.

List of Abbreviations and Acronyms Used in Administrative Record Index

ABBREVIATIONMEANING
attch(s) Attachment(s)
bldgBuilding
CACalifornia
CERCLA Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980
doc Document
DOEU. S. Department of Energy
DTSCCalifornia EPA Department of Toxic Substances Control
EBMUDEast Bay Municipal Utilities District
EIREnvironmental Impact Report
EISEnvironmental Impact Statement
EmailElectronic mail
EMPACTEnvironmental Monitoring for Public Access & Community Tracking
encl(s)Enclosure(s)
EPAEnvironmental Protection Agency
FEMAFederal Emergency Management Agency
fr From
ftFeet
fyFiscal Year
HRSHazard Ranking System
HTElemental tritium
HTOTritiated water
inInches
info Information
LBLLawrence Berkeley Lab
LBNLLawrence Berkeley National Lab
ltr(s) Letter(s)
memo Memorandum
mtgMeeting
NESHAPNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
NIHNational Institute of Health
NPDES National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
NPLNational Priorities List
OBTOrganically bound tritium
p Page
pp Pages
PA/SIPreliminary Assessment/Site Inspection
QA/QCQuality Assurance/Quality Control
QAPPQuality Assurance Project Plan
RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
re Regarding
ROC Record of Communication
rpt Report
rtgRouting
SAPSampling & Analysis Plan
SARASuperfund Amendments & Reauthorization Act of 1986
SDGSample Delivery Group
SOWStatement of Work
TL Transmittal Letter
RWQCBCalifornia Regional Water Quality Control Board
v Volume
w/ With
w/o Without

Administrative Record Index

Doc DateTitle / SubjectAuthor / Author AffiliateAddressee / Addressee AffilitateDoc ID
UndatedPublic Notice: Request for class 1 modification of hazardous waste handling facility permitUS Dept of Energy; Univ of California-119568
UndatedUse of plant-transpired water to monitor subsurface tritium contaminationSusan Monheit-119582
UndatedExcerpt: Resolution #58,649 - N S, call to responsible public officials to permanently close national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) at siteShirley Dean / City of Berkeley - Office of Mayor-119743
UndatedExcerpt: Berkeley Nuclear Lab - cancer risk - Lab incinerating radioactive waste--120039
UndatedResumePaul Chrostowksi / C P F Assoc, Inc-121729
UndatedPublic Notice: Request for class 1 modification of hazardous waste handling facility permitLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-120165
UndatedExcerpt: Case of radioactive goat cheeseRobert Silverberg / Asimov's Science Fiction (Journal)-120013
UndatedDrawing: Berkeley campus hillside profile showing tritium stack, eucalyptus grove & Lawrence Hall of Science--119745
12/01/1977Field survey of sanitary sewer & storm drainage system at site (9/77-12/77), w/attchs & TL, w/o mapsPacific N W Pipeline Survey Co, IncLawrence Berkeley Laboratory121364
12/01/1977Field survey of sanitary sewer & storm drainage system at site (9/77-12/77) (maps only)Pacific N W Pipeline Survey Co, IncLawrence Berkeley Laboratory124237
09/28/1982Geology of siteStephen Korbay / Harding Lawson AssocLawrence Berkeley Laboratory119452
11/15/1982Oversize Map: Geologic map of site, 22.25 x 35 in, 1 in = 200 ft, w/marginaliaHarding Lawson Assoc-119485
10/01/1984Excerpt: Hill area dewatering & stabilization studies, chapters 4 & 5, w/attchsConverse Consultants, IncUniv of California, Berkeley - Dept of Facilitites Management119482
09/29/1986Ltr: Emeryville radiation site preliminary assessment, w/attchsLarry Baczeski / Roy F Weston, Inc - Weston-SPERWilliam Lewis / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119454
10/30/1986Radiochemical results for water, soil & vegetation samples, w/TL to J Young fr M HuntThermo Analytical, IncLawrence Berkeley Laboratory119498
11/04/1986CERCLA assessment rpt, phase 1 & supplemental phase 1 rpt, w/TL to J Davis fr M KregsLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-119721
11/04/1987Phase 1 preliminary design rpt, tank closure (TK-01-07), w/TL to J Davis fr R Thomas 1/19/88Michael Siembieda / Harding Lawson Assoc; Lawrence Toimil / Harding Lawson AssocLawrence Berkeley Laboratory119723
02/01/1988DOE environmental survey rpt (draft), w/marginaliaUS Dept of Energy-119486
07/01/1988Excerpt: Preliminary environmental survey (7/88), w/TLs & marginaliaUS Dept of Energy-119645
02/15/1989Ltr: Results of fast track sampling effort at site (9/88), w/encls & marginaliaMichael Siembieda / Harding Lawson Assoc; Michelle Watson / Harding Lawson AssocRichard Johnson / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory119725
03/08/1990National contingency plan (NCP) community relations requirements, (CFR) parts 300.155, 415, 430 & 435 420, w/TL to G Bernardi fr P Armstrong 9/24/99Federal Register (Periodical)-130315
08/01/1990Annual environmental monitoring rpt 1989, w/TL to C Douglas fr K Tung, 7/31/91Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Occupational Health DivUS Dept of Energy119565
08/01/1990Monitoring well installation rpt, w/TL to R Johnson 8/29/90David Hoexter / Kaldveer Associates - Geoscience Consultants; Randy Rowley / Kaldveer Associates - Geoscience ConsultantsLawrence Berkeley Laboratory119728
11/01/1990Preliminary environmental investigations at site, w/marginaliaIraj Javandel / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Earth Sciences Div-119492
12/14/1990Excerpt: Federal register, part 2 EPA, 40 CFR part 300, hazard ranking system - final rule, p51661--122145
12/21/1990Ltr: Invitation to site-wide environmental characterization mtg, w/o enclJames Koonce / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryCarolyn Douglas / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119503
02/01/1991Brochure: All about EBMUDEast Bay Municipal Utility District-119456
02/01/1991Mtg Minutes: Site-wide environmental characterization project, w/enclJames Hartman / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations OfficeCarolyn Douglas / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119506
02/06/1991Ltr: Request for information for RCRA facility assessment (RFA), w/o encl or certified mail receipt P106 353 266Michael James / CA Dept of Health Services - Dept of Toxic Substances ControlCharles Shank / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory119537
03/01/1991Ltr: Is 1990 preliminary investigation rpt sufficient response to 2/6/91 RCRA facility assessment (RFA), w/attchMartha Krebs / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryCarolyn Douglas / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119545
04/04/1991TL: Documents (8) requested of James Koonce on 3/22/91Richard Johnson / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryBradford Webb / Ecology & Environment, Inc119546
04/04/1991Excerpt: Environmental monitoring at site - East Canyon preoperational survey--119742
06/04/1991Ltr: Transmits descriptive printout on plant #723 (LBL) & list of violation notices (1/1/86-6/3/91), w/enclsWill Taylor / Bay Area Air Quality Management DistrictBradford Webb / Ecology & Environment, Inc119550
07/01/1991Memo: 1991 PA/SI, w/marginalia, attchs, & HRS score sheetsBradford Webb / Ecology & Environment, IncCarolyn Douglas / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122058
07/02/1991Ltr: Notification of visual site inspection for RCRA facility assessment (RFA), w/o certified mail receipt P663 458 174Tony Natera / CA Dept of Health Services - Dept of Toxic Substances ControlDavid McGraw / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory119554
09/04/1991Mtg Agenda: Site restoration program progress briefing, w/TL to C Douglas fr K Tung 8/27/91Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div-120148
12/01/1991Excerpt: Regional quality control guidance for NPL candidate sites, p13Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Emergency & Remedial Response; Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Solid Waste & Emergency Response-122094
12/01/1991Excerpt: Risk assessment guidance for Superfund, v1 - human health evaluation manual, part B, development of risk-based preliminary remediation goals (interim), p7Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Emergency & Remedial Response-122100
09/01/1992Fact Sheet: Public Involvement, w/TL to G Bernardi fr P Armstrong 11/4/98Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9-119847
01/01/1993Excerpt: Tritium emissions chart, LBNL, 1969-93--119740
03/25/1993Ltr: Acknowledges participation in developing community relations planShaun Fennessey / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryCarolyn Douglas / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119569
02/18/1994Ltr: Transmits rpt on national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) & tritium fact sheet, w/enclsRon Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryNabil Al-Hadithy / City of Berkeley - Office of City Manager119571
03/01/1994Excerpt: Draft EIR for consideration of new lease for operation of crude oil & petroleum product marine terminal on state tide & submerged lands - fishery maps (3)CA State Lands Commission-122102
01/01/1995Fact Sheet: #4 - update on progress of LBNL environmental restoration programLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Community Relations Office-120236
08/01/1995Protocol for determining background concentrations of metals in soil at site, w/attchs & TL to B Edrada fr I Javandel 8/1/95Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div; Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Earth Sciences Div-119584
08/01/1995Fact Sheet: LBL modified Federal Facility Compliance Act proposed site treatment plan & proposed CA Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) negative declaration - public comment period beginsCA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances Control-120185
09/01/1995Agreement in principle - stable isotope study at site - preliminary rpt (3/95-9/95), w/marginalia--119593
10/01/1995Fact Sheet: LBL Approved Federal Facility Compliance Act site treatment plan & final CA Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) negative declaration - DTSC approves site treatment planCA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances ControlCarolyn Douglas / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120187
01/01/1996Tritium activity in trees marked for removal by maintenance program for safe sustainable landscape at Berkeley Lab (draft), w/attchsLeticia Menchaca-119594
01/01/1996Tritium activity in excreta, milk, & pasturage for goats grazing at site (grazing goats study), w/attchsLeticia MenchacaRon Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory119619
01/11/1996Public Notice: Implementation of class 1 modifications of hazardous waste handling facility permit for site on 3/15/96Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory-120166
02/01/1996Tritium activity in tree foliage samples collected at site--119596
02/05/1996Public Notice & Mtg Notice: Request for class 1 & 2 modifications of hazardous waste handling facility permit, & announcement of public comment periodLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-120168
02/14/1996Ltr: Notice of completion - subsequent mitigated negative declaration, w/o attchsMichael Chartock / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Office of Planning & CommunicationsCA Office of Planning & Research - State Clearinghouse119598
03/15/1996Public Notice: Intent to adopt mitigated negative declarationLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-119604
04/01/1996Memo: Tritium activities in Berkeley Lab vegetation, w/attchsLeticia MenchacaRon Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory119618
04/15/1996Wind data (4/7/95-4/30/96), w/TL to K Johnson fr R Pauer 12/3/97Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory-122125
05/01/1996Performance criteria for radiobioassay - American national standardHealth Physics Society-121353
05/03/1996Excerpt: Rpt on preliminary site investigation for Canyon chemical facility, pp1 & 12-15Advanced Assessment & Remediation ServicesUniv of California, Berkeley - Planning, Design & Construction Dept122106
06/01/1996Excerpt: Superfund chemical data matrix, pp B-87 & B-89Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Emergency & Remedial Response-122116
06/06/1996Excerpt: Radionuclide air emission annual rpt (subpart H of 40 CFR 61) 1995, pp 16-18, w/contact infoLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-120415
07/01/19961995 site environmental rpt, v1 of 2Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivUS Dept of Energy121297
07/01/1996Excerpt: Code of federal regulations (CFR), Title 40, part 300.425US National Archives & Records Administration-122118
07/01/19961995 site environmental rpt, v2 of 2 - data appendixLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivUS Dept of Energy121300
10/11/1996Organically bound tritium results fr tree sampling near national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) (8/96-9/96), w/attchsThermo NutechLawrence Berkeley Laboratory119622
11/07/1996Ltr: Response to questions #10-13 from community environmental advisory commission (CEAC) mtg (5/2/96), w/enclRichard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site OfficeNabil Al-Hadithy / City of Berkeley - Office of City Manager119625
11/22/1996Ltr: Tritium analysis rptJack Lui / IL Dept of Natural Resources - Geological Survey; Chao-Li / IL Dept of Natural Resources - Geological Survey-119629
12/01/1996Excerpt: Sheet 1 - Soil water data fr vicinity of national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) - depth of 3-6 ft (12/94-12/96)--119739
01/01/1997Article: Tritium analysis of burn-derived water fr natural gas & petroleum derived products (Journal of Agricultural & Food Chemistry, v45, #6, pp2153-2157)Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope Studies-121790
01/01/1997Certificate - standard reference material 4361C, Hydrogen-3 radioactivity standardUS Dept of Commerce - National Institute of Standards & Technology-121796
02/01/1997Quarterly progress rpt, 4th quarter fy 96 (7/1/96-9/30/96) for hazardous waste handling facility permitLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration Program; US Dept of Energy-121346
02/03/1997Ltr: Request that site be reassessed for inclusion on NPL, w/o enclsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119649
03/03/1997Ltr: Requests updates on reassessment to include site on NPLRonald Dellums / US House of Representatives - Office of Ronald DellumsFelicia Marcus / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119663
03/14/1997TL: Background information on national tritium labeling facility (NTLF)Kim Efishoff / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations OfficePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119665
03/17/1997Ltr: Response to comments on tritium issues & on sampling results fr ThermoNUtech (1/14/97), w/exhibits 1-3Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Janis Thomas / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor Air122331
03/25/1997Ltr: Acknowledges receipt of background info on national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) & transmits request fr Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste to reassess site for inclusion on NPL, w/o enclPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Kim Efishoff / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office119667
03/26/1997Ltr: Discusses activities to reassess site for inclusion on NPLFelicia Marcus / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Ronald Dellums / US House of Representatives - Office of Ronald Dellums119668
03/26/1997ROC: Reevaluation of PA/SI will occur using new information & dataEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste121289
03/28/1997Ltr: Discusses activities to reassess site for inclusion on NPLPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste119685
04/01/1997Environmental health risk assessment for tritium releases at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF)Kevin Brand / Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory - Health & Ecological Assessment Div; Shan Chao / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Earth Sciences Div; Thomas McKone / Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory - Health & Ecological Assessment DivUS Dept of Energy121325
04/15/1997Memo: Transmits sampling data at bldg 69 for 1996, w/attchsRon Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120176
04/15/1997Summary of environmental tritium levels at Berkeley labLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-122124
04/15/1997Memo: Transmits site environmental rpt for 1995 & organizational chart of environmental health & safety divisionKim Efishoff / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations OfficePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120181
04/28/1997TL: Title 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), parts 300-399Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste119688
05/13/1997TL: Title 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), parts 300-399 & 1991 PA/SI reviewPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Janis Thomas / City of Berkeley - Community Environmental Advisory Committee119692
07/10/1997Ltr: CERCLA evaluation of site being delayed until work group decides whether they should first complete their review of tritium exposure at siteCatherine Roberts / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Victoria Rae / US House of Representatives - Office of Ronald Dellums119699
07/21/1997Ltr: Transmits additional information to support request for reassessment of site to be added to NPL, w/encls (7) & marginalia, w/o plant-transpired sampling resultsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119950
07/21/1997Ltr: Transmits additional information to support request for reassessment of site to be added to NPL (plant-transpired sampling results only)Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9124054
07/22/1997Newsclip: Scientists see little radiation in Berkeley, w/marginaliaCecily Burt / Oakland Tribune, The-119965
08/08/1997Ltr: Questions delay of PA/SI reassessment until working group issues rpt, w/enclsRonald Dellums / US House of Representatives - Office of Ronald DellumsFelicia Marcus / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119718
08/13/1997Newsclip: Residents entreat Boxer to close tritium facility, w/marginaliaJudith Scherr / Contra Costa Times-119967
08/27/1997Ltr: PA/SI review reassessment is underway & scheduled for completion 1/31/98Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste119704
09/01/19971996 site environmental rpt, v1 of 2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivUS Dept of Energy121306
09/01/19971996 site environmental rpt, v2 of 2 - data appendixLawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivUS Dept of Energy121307
09/10/1997Excerpt: Tritium data, tritium issues work group visitLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration Program-122121
09/16/1997Ltr: PA/SI reassessment is underway & should be completed by 1/31/98Felicia Marcus / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Ronald Dellums / US House of Representatives - Office of Ronald Dellums119712
11/20/1997Checks sources for & verification of liquid-scintillation counting systemsAmerican National Standards Institute-121339
11/25/1997Ltr: Announces mtg to discuss Nuclear Regulatory Commission oversight of site & other DOE facilitiesJohn Austin / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site Office-119714
12/12/1997Excerpt: Inventory of buildings on Berkeley campus - location, size, & # of employees, pp C-1 - C-5, w/TL to K Johnson fr R PauerLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-122123
01/01/1998Monthly ambient air monitoring rpt, (1/1/97-1/1/98), w/attch & TL to K Johnson fr P Armstrong 4/3/98--119642
01/01/1998Fact Sheet: Superfund reevaluation of LBNLEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-120045
01/01/1998Mtg Notes: Soil, sediment, surface water, & ambient air sampling - existing info & proposals--121121
01/26/1998Memo: Ambient tritium monitoring at site 95-96, w/attchs & TLPatrick Thornson / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivKaren Johnson / Ecology & Environment, Inc120936
02/20/1998Email: Ground level concentration of tritium at DOE Mount Plant facility, w/attchsPaul Charp / US Dept of Health & Human Services - Centers for Disease ControlSteve Dean / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122132
03/03/1998Ltr: Comments on air emissions sampling activities for 1996, w/attchsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121763
03/25/1998Tritium data, w/attchLawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Environmental Restoration ProgramTritium Issues Work Group147618
04/02/1998Newsclip: Opinions clash over Berkeley Lab's tritium emissions, w/marginaliaCecily Burt / Oakland Tribune, The-119969
04/02/1998Site rpt for site & vicinity - population density, drinking water supply wells, threatened & endangered speciesEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-122129
04/07/1998Ltr: Reassessment of 1991 PA/SIPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste121752
04/19/1998Mtg Notes: National tritium labeling facility (NTLF) treatability study - high activity tritiated mixed waste, w/marginaliaRobin Wendt / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div-120161
04/23/1998ROC: Ambient air sampling compliance at site, hazardous waste handling facility, & tritium issues work groupPatrick Thornson / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivKaren Johnson / Ecology & Environment, Inc122140
04/23/1998ROC: Site restoration programIraj Javandel / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration ProgramKaren Johnson / Ecology & Environment, Inc122141
04/27/1998ROC: Contact log (12/2/97-4/23/98)Karen Johnson / Ecology & Environment, Inc-122144
05/19/1998Newsclip: Is EPA rigging lab toxics measurements?, w/marginaliaDave Gilson / San Francisco Bay Guardian-119971
06/08/1998Newsclip: Green dream for Berkeley - city will reconsider restoring long-buried creek downtown, w/marginaliaCharles Burress / San Francisco Chronicle-119973
06/15/1998Excerpt: Radionuclide air emission annual rpt (subpart H of 40 CFR 61) 1997, pp 22, 28 & 32, w/contact info & TL to K Johnson fr P Armstrong 4/13/98Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory-119643
06/15/1998Radionuclide air emission annual rpt (subpart H of 40 CFR 61) 1997Henry Tran / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratorySteven Lasell / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office122092
06/18/1998Newsclip: Judge to rule on 'mixed waste' facility, w/marginaliaMarc Albert / Berkeley Voice-119975
06/23/1998Newsclip: No new environmental rpt for Berkeley Lab, judge says, w/marginaliaOakland Tribune, The-121741
06/30/1998ROC: Activities of tritium issues work groupPeriann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Karen Johnson / Ecology & Environment, Inc122142
07/01/19981998 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rpt, w/marginalia, attchs, & HRS score sheetsKaren Johnson / Ecology & Environment, IncKaren Nelson / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122062
07/24/1998Email: Summary of tritium emissions in effective dose equivalents (EDE) at site & National Tritium Labeling Facility (NTLF) (1995-97), w/history & forwardPatrick Thornson / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122136
07/27/1998Ltr: Habitat assessment, potential impact & mitigation for Alameda whipsnake at Panoramic Hill Project, w/marginalia, w/o attchKaren Swaim / Swaim Biological ConsultingDale Sanders / Univ of California, Berkeley - Physical & Environmental Planning119815
08/03/1998Ltr: Transmits 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rpt, w/o encl, w/list of work group members & TLBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Tritium Issues Work Group119837
08/04/1998Press Release: EPA releases Superfund evaluation rpt for LBLEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-120192
08/05/1998Newsclip: EPA says no health threat fr lab tritium emissions, w/marginaliaMartin Reynolds / Oakland Tribune, The-119982
08/06/1998Newsclip: Tritium leaked at LBNL, w/marginaliaMarc Albert / Berkeley Voice-119986
08/21/1998Ltr: Requests comments on 9/91 federal facility PA/SI, & transmits 1997 Radionuclide air emission annual rpt, w/o enclPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste119822
09/01/1998TL: CERCLA reevaluation rpt for site & Title 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), parts 300-399Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste119823
09/01/1998Newsclip: EPA wants lab to test tritium leaks, w/marginaliaWilliam Brand / Oakland Tribune, The-119987
09/02/1998Newsclip: Hot spot - Will Berkeley lab make federal Superfund list?, w/marginaliaMyeast McCauley / San Francisco Bay Guardian-119988
09/03/1998Ltr: Requests comments on 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rpt & additional information re site, w/encl 1Betsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Hemant Patel / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office119829
09/03/1998Ltr: Requests comments on 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rpt & additional information re site, w/encl 1 & attchBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Hemant Patel / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office119838
09/04/1998Ltr: Comments on & addendum to 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rpt, w/marginalia & attchsPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122320
09/09/1998List of attendees at 9/9/98 Region 9/LBNL/DOE mtgEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-147583
09/10/1998Requests directed to representative Barbara Lee & EPA-9Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9; Barbara Lee / US House of Representatives - Office of Barbara Lee147613
09/14/1998Ltr: Discusses coordination of efforts of EPA & tritium issues work group in reassessing site to be added to NPL & transmits Fact Sheet on reevaluation of site, w/encl & TL fr P Armstrong 9/14/02Betsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9City of Berkeley - City Council; Shirley Dean / City of Berkeley - Office of Mayor119839
09/15/1998Newsclip: New concern over radiation leaks, w/marginaliaCharles Burress / San Francisco Chronicle-119989
09/15/1998Mtg Notice: Berkeley City Council mtg, w/attchsCommittee to Minimize Toxic Waste-147627
09/17/1998Draft SOW for development & implementation of sampling plan for tritium in form of HT, HTO organically bound tritium, w/attchUS Dept of Energy; Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9130437
09/23/1998Ltr: Announces 10/21/98 Tritium Issues Work Group mtg & requests comments on 9/19/98 revised draft SOW for field sampling projectEdgar Bailey / CA Dept of Health Services - Radiological Health Branch; Periann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Tritium Issues Work Group147587
09/24/1998Ltr: Comments on 7/98 Federal Facility PA/SI reevaluation rpt, w/encl 1Hemant Patel / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations OfficePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119840
10/01/1998Newsclip: Safely managing tritium risks, w/marginaliaCharles Shank / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory-119991
10/01/1998Newsclip: Rivals venting in lab tritium safety conflict - Berkeley puts off decision, w/marginaliaCecily Burt / Oakland Tribune, The-119996
10/01/1998Pamphlet: Questions & answers about tritiumLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-120041
10/20/1998Mtg Notes & Agenda: Presentation to City Council on tritium & risks at site & national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), w/attchsJames Keene / City of Berkeley - Office of City ManagerCity of Berkeley - City Council; City of Berkeley - Office of Mayor119841
10/20/1998Ltr: Contends that extremely minimal amounts of tritium are released at site annually, it is safe & part of our natural environmentGordon Wozniak, Resident / City of BerkeleyCity of Berkeley - City Council; City of Berkeley - Office of Mayor120033
10/20/1998Tritium issues at site - 7 explanatory documents, missing doc #5 - Site assessmentEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-121125
10/22/1998Ltr: Improper use of HRS to include site on NPL, requests that site be removed fr listRobert Clear, Resident / City of BerkeleyBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119842
11/05/1998Ltr: Clarifies EPA's explanation of health risks of tritium emissions at site, w/attch & TL to N Al-Hadithy fr B CurnowBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9City of Berkeley - City Council; Shirley Dean / City of Berkeley - Office of Mayor119843
11/05/1998Ltr: Transmits Title 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), part 300, Hazard Ranking System & 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rpt, w/o encls & w/attchBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Robert Clear, Resident / City of Berkeley119845
11/10/1998Memo: Staff recommendations on Superfund status, independent review & historical releases at site, w/attch AJames Keene / City of Berkeley - Office of City ManagerCity of Berkeley - City Council; City of Berkeley - Office of Mayor119857
11/10/1998Memo: Requests independent review of tritium exposures fr national tritium labeling facility (NTLF)City of Berkeley - Community Environmental Advisory CommitteeCity of Berkeley - City Council; City of Berkeley - Office of Mayor119863
11/10/1998TL: Reference #17 of 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rptPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Robert Clear, Resident / City of Berkeley130202
11/12/1998Ltr: Response to queries raised at 9/10/98 mtgPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste130203
11/16/1998TL: CERCLA, as amended by 1986 SARAPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste130204
11/19/1998Ltr: Questions disparity between HRS & National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAPS) for measuring emissions at site, & challenges EPA to use single measurementRobert Clear, Resident / City of BerkeleyBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119866
11/23/1998Ltr: Transmits ltrs to Berkeley City Council fr EPA, w/enclsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste119880
11/23/1998Ltr: Outlines resolution re activities at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), w/marginaliaJames Keene / City of Berkeley - Office of City ManagerBarbara Lee / US House of Representatives - Office of Barbara Lee130205
11/30/1998Evaluation of variables used in national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) health risk assessment, w/TL to B Curnow 11/30/98Emily Goswami-122247
11/30/1998Ltr: Describes additional protected species that inhabit site & vicinityGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9130211
12/01/1998TL: Title 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), part 300, Hazard Ranking System, & HRS guidance manualPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Hemant Patel / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office130242
12/07/1998Ltr: Transmits handouts distributed to tritium issues work group 9/10/97 & additional sampling information, w/enclsIraj Javandel / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration ProgramPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119883
12/11/1998Memo: Clarifies 1996 tritium sampling results at bldg 69, w/TL 4/2/98Patrick Thornson / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9119813
12/11/1998Ltr: Comments on 1998 PA/SI reevaluation rpt, w/exhibits 1-15 & marginaliaGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122064
12/11/1998Ltr: Contends that tritium releases at site exceed established EPA cancer risk screening concentration levels, w/o enclGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9130244
01/15/1999Ltr: Transmits all correspondence re 1991 decision designating LBNL as RCRA site & not Superfund site, w/enclsKaren Johnson / Ecology & Environment, IncGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120066
01/15/1999Email: Mtg Agenda 1/21/99 mtg - EPA/DOEMike Bandrowski / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation ProgramsBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121059
01/22/1999TL: Ltrs fr committee to minimize toxic waste (2) & EPA guidance documents (3)Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Hemant Patel / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office130246
01/26/1999Email: Mtg notes for 1/21/99 EPA/DOE mtg re sampling issues, w/history, marginalia & sign-in listRichard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site OfficeMike Bandrowski / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation Programs121064
02/01/1999Draft soil, sediment, & surface water sampling plan for tritiumLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration Program; US Dept of EnergyEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121383
02/01/1999Draft QAPP for tritium sampling of soil, sediment, & surface waterLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration Program; US Dept of EnergyEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121384
02/10/1999Ltr: Response to comments on 1998 PA/SI reevaluation rpt, w/enclsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste130442
03/02/1999Ltr: Review of statistics re cancer incidence shows no unusual occurrences in vicinity of site (1982-1997), w/enclsEva Glazer / CA Dept of Health Services - Cancer Surveillance SectionWilliam Nelson / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9130249
03/05/1999Ltr: Requests copy of ltr to N Al-Hadithy fr R Pauer (4/24/98) re Alameda whipsnakePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste130277
03/15/1999Ltr: Transmits 4/24/98 ltr to N Al-Hadithy fr R Pauer, & sections fr FEMA environmental assessment re Alameda whipsnake & Strawberry Canyon watershed, w/enclsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9130282
03/18/1999Ltr: Requests clarification re editorial in Berkeley Voice, whether Strawberry Creek watershed is potential Superfund site, w/attch & marginaliaRobert Clear, Resident / City of BerkeleyBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120069
04/01/1999Memo: Comments on QAPP, & soil, sediment, & surface water sampling plan for tritiumJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor AirPeriann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120938
04/01/1999Ltr: Follow-up review of cancer incidence statistics still shows no unusual occurences in vicinity of site (1982-1997 & 1988-1991), w/enclsEva Glazer / CA Dept of Health Services - Cancer Surveillance SectionGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste130284
04/12/1999Ltr: Response to request for information for Superfund reevaluation of site, w/attchs 1&2Iraj Javandel / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration ProgramPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121334
04/14/1999Memo: Comments on draft soil, sediment, & surface water sampling plan for tritium, w/marginaliaJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120949
04/30/1999Ltr: Announces withdrawal of committee to minimize toxic waste fr tritium issues work group, & requests follow-up to previous requests, w/enclsPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120071
05/01/1999Draft tritium SAP, w/TLsLawrence Berkeley LaboratoryLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Protection Group120252
05/09/1999Sampling data for vegetation tritium, batch 1 - 4, w/marginaliaUniv of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9123918
05/13/1999Ltr: Transmits revised p1 of 4/30/99 ltr, w/encl (original p1 mistakenly dated 8/30/99)Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120075
05/20/1999Ltr: Tritium sampling program, w/o draft tritium SAPCharles Shank / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryShirley Dean / City of Berkeley - Office of Mayor130287
06/07/1999Ltr: Notification that City Council approved contract with Institute of Energy & Environmental Research (IEER) for independent evaluation of tritium reviewSherry Kelley / City of Berkeley - City Clerk DeptBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120078
06/18/1999Ltr: Requests EIR & EIS before approval of permit modifications request for hazardous waste handling facility, w/attchsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWatson Gin / CA Dept of Health Services - Dept of Toxic Substances Control130405
06/25/1999Ltr: Response to ltrs re sampling for radionuclides, evaluation of site accelerators, & animal radiation experimentsRichard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site OfficeGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120093
06/29/1999Ltr: Transmits health consultation for site, w/enclRobert Williams / US Dept of Health & Human ServicesPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120094
06/30/1999Public Notice: Submittal of delisting petitionLawrence Berkeley LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9120169
07/08/1999Ltr: Request for site reassessment, SAP & sampling data, & transmits correspondence & title 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), part 300, w/enclsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120095
07/13/1999Memo: Comments on QAPP, & soil, sediment, & surface water sampling plan for tritiumMary Wisdom / Environmental Protection Agency - National Air & Radiation Environmental LaboratoryPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120952
07/13/1999Response to comments on 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rpt, w/TLEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste122324
07/13/1999TL: Response to comments on 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rptBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Hemant Patel / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office122325
07/13/1999TL: Response to comments on 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rptBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Robert Clear, Resident / City of Berkeley122326
07/14/1999Statement to NIH re tritium emissions at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF)Roger Byrne / Univ of California, Berkeley - Dept of GeographyUS Dept of Health & Human Services - National Institutes of Health120434
07/21/1999Ltr: Transmits additional documentation to appeal approval of permit modifications request for hazardous waste handling facility, w/o enclsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWatson Gin / CA Dept of Health Services - Dept of Toxic Substances Control120099
07/25/1999Memo: Correct date of ltr referenced in 7/21/99 ltr re permit modifications request for hazardous waste handling facility is 2/20/96Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWatson Gin / CA Dept of Health Services - Dept of Toxic Substances Control120959
08/01/1999Fact Sheet: Petition to delist tritiated mixed waste treatment residuesLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Waste Management Group-120233
08/20/1999Memo: Consolidated comments on draft tritium SAP - 5/99Joseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120101
08/20/1999Ltr: Clarifies in writing several misinterpretations re comments on Strawberry Creek habitatGeorge Barlow / Univ of California, Berkeley - Dept of Integrative BiologyGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120435
08/25/1999TL: Comments on draft tritium SAP - 5/99Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Hemant Patel / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office120105
09/07/1999Ltr: Requests notification of public comment period to appeal approval of permit modifications request for hazardous waste handling facilityGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWatson Gin / CA Dept of Health Services - Dept of Toxic Substances Control120108
09/15/1999Ltr: Requests data validation plan as part of SAP, w/enclPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Hemant Patel / US Dept of Energy - Oakland Operations Office120109
09/29/1999Memo: Sampling results from Amito Reservoir would be more valid if it was downwind of national tritium labeling facility (NTLF)Karen Johnson / Ecology & Environment, IncPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120962
10/19/1999Ltr: Corrects misunderstanding re permit appeal processWatson Gin / CA Dept of Health Services - Dept of Toxic Substances ControlGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120113
10/26/1999TL: HRS guidance manual (publication 9345.1-07, 11/92)Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Robert Clear, Resident / City of Berkeley130325
11/01/1999Memo: Requests assistance responding to ltr fr N Al-Hadithy re LBNL delisting petition, w/attchCheryl Nelson / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Richard Vaille / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120965
11/08/1999Ltr: Further affirmation that health of residents near site is not at risk, w/attchRobert Williams / US Dept of Health & Human ServicesPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste130327
12/01/1999Draft data verification & validation plan for tritium SAP, w/TL to P Armstrong fr R Nolan 4/14/02Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration ProgramLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Protection Group120269
01/21/2000Ltr: Environmental sampling project task force & transmits response to comments on draft tritium SAP, w/enclRichard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site OfficePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120256
01/25/2000Statement of opposition to LBNL creation of another tritium sampling task forceGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste-120417
01/28/2000Ltr: Discusses community relations requirements of national contingency plan (NCP) that do not apply to draft tritium SAP, & transmits Code of Federal Register (CFR), part 300.420, which does apply, w/enclsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120258
02/01/2000Quarterly progress rpt, 4th quarter fy 99 (7/1/99-9/30/99) for hazardous waste handling facility permit, w/TL to P Armstrong fr I Javandel 5/10/00Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration Program; US Dept of Energy-121365
03/17/2000Ltr: Transmits 3/1/02 task force mtg summary, transcript of mtg & executive summary of draft tritium SAP, w/enclsTerry Powell / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Community Relations OfficeLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Sampling Project Task Force121076
03/21/2000Memo: Further comments on draft tritium SAP, w/enclsJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120384
03/27/2000TL: Further comments on review of draft tritium SAPPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Richard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site Office120263
04/20/2000Ltr: Reaffirms 1997 statement that students & staff visiting Lawrence Hall of Science are not in danger fr tritium emissions at site, w/encls & marginaliaShelly Rosenblum / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Sheila Jordan / Alameda County - Board of Education121127
04/25/2000Mtg Agenda: Environmental sampling project task forceLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Community Relations Office-121048
04/25/2000Mtg Agenda: Agenda for regular mtg, v 44, #14Alameda County - Board of Education-121052
04/25/2000EPA statement to Alameda County Board of Education re Clean Air Act, & field trips to Lawrence Hall of ScienceShelly Rosenblum / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Alameda County - Board of Education121088
04/25/2000EPA statement to Alameda County Board of Education re Superfund assessment of siteBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Alameda County - Board of Education121085
05/01/2000Memo: Comments on draft tritium SAP, w/TL to R Pauer & I JavandelMichael Rochette / CA Regional Water Quality Control Board - San Francisco Bay RegionLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration Program120271
05/03/2000Ltr: Delisting petition, treatibility studies, Superfund eligibility & noncompliance with NESHAPS, w/attch C of 7/98 federal facility PA/SI reevaluation rptPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteRichard Vaille / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9130332
05/23/2000Ltr: LBNL will provide Bernd Franke with inventory info, addresses concerns about split sample results, w/marginaliaMichael Bandrowski / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120420
05/29/2000Amounts of tritium & radiation discharged at site & national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), w/attchEric Arens-120423
06/13/2000Ltr: Requests response re environmental sampling project task force, revisions to Superfund reevaluation of site, discrepancies in pollution standards, & Eric Arens' tritium emissions rptGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120424
06/16/2000Newsclip: Stealth lab an emissions threat, w/marginaliaL Wood / Berkeley Voice-119998
06/21/2000Ltr: Response to ltr re environmental sampling project task force, revisions to Superfund reevaluation of site, discrepancies in pollution standards, & Eric Arens' tritium emissions rptPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120427
06/30/2000Review of radiological monitoring at site - preliminary technical rptInstitute for Energy & Environmental ResearchCity of Berkeley121090
07/03/2000Response to RWQCB comments on draft tritium SAP, w/encls & TLLawrence Berkeley Laboratory-120274
07/06/2000Ltr: Requests further clarification re environmental sampling project task force, revisions to Superfund reevaluation of site, discrepancies in pollution standards, & Eric Arens' tritium emissions rptGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120430
07/06/2000Ltr: Petition for Superfund assessment of Melvin Calvin Laboratory, Donner Laboratory, & nearby campus facilitiesGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120454
07/10/2000Ltr: Response to ltr re treatability study at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), & release of hazardous waste/radioactive tritium mix on 7/24/98, w/o certified mail receipt Z147 157 855Edwin Lowry / CA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances ControlGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120449
07/28/2000Ltr: Additional responses re environmental sampling project task force, Superfund reevaluation of site, discrepancies in emissions standards, & Eric Arens' tritium emissions rptPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120436
08/07/2000Ltr: Accepts invitation to join environmental sampling project task force with understanding that participation will be limited to water quality issuesCurtis Scott / CA Regional Water Quality Control Board - San Francisco Bay RegionCharles Shank / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory120276
08/09/2000Comments on review of radiological monitoring at site - preliminary technical rpt, w/TLEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9City of Berkeley120277
08/14/2000Ltr: Clarifies request that any reassessment must include site facilities where hazardous radioactive or mixed substances are used or storedGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120458
08/18/2000Ltr: Response to ltr re release of hazardous waste/radioactive tritium mix at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) on 7/24/98Edwin Lowry / CA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances ControlGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120451
08/21/2000Ltr: LBNL delisting petition, treatability studies, & possible non-compliance with NESHAPSRichard Vaille / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120443
08/23/2000Ltr: Requests that DTSC expedite 6/18/99 appeal of decision to approve LBNL permit modifications request fr committee to minimize toxic wasteGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteEdwin Lowry / CA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances Control120461
09/13/2000Ltr: DOE as lead agency determines need for further assessment of hazardous substances & emissions at site & vicinityPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120444
09/14/2000TL: Comments on draft data verification & validation plan for tritium SAP - 12/99Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Carl Schwab / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site Office120279
09/14/2000TL: Comments on draft data verification & validation plan for tritium SAP (concurrence p)Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Carl Schwab / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site Office120322
09/14/2000Memo: Comments on draft data verification & validation plan for tritium SAP - 12/99Joseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120323
09/14/2000Mtg Agenda: Environmental sampling project task forceLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Community Relations Office-121070
09/14/2000Memo: Comments on cleanup & closure of national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) & inclusion of site on NPLGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Sampling Project Task Force120971
10/05/2000Ltr: Response to ltr requesting that DTSC respond to permitting & compliance issues pertaining to LBNL facilityEdwin Lowry / CA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances ControlGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120445
11/01/2000Fact Sheet: RCRA facility investigation final rpt, LBNLCA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances Control-120188
11/19/2000Memo: Further comments on draft tritium SAPJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120968
11/19/2000Ltr: Contends that EPA's hesitation re status of site is causing fear & distrust, & requests prompt decisionRobert Clear, Resident / City of BerkeleyKeith Takata / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9130341
01/09/2001Ltr: Transmits draft soil, sediment, & surface water sampling plan for tritium (1/01), draft vegetation sampling plan for tritium (1/01), & mock data rpt fr ThermoRetec, w/enclsRichard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site OfficePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120483
01/25/2001Ltr: Comments on tritium SAP, w/attchs, marginalia, & TL to P Armstrong fr J Eidelberg 1/26/01Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor Air121751
01/29/2001Memo: Transmits correspondence fr committee to minimize toxic waste & CA RWQCB San Francisco region, w/attchsJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor AirPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120753
01/31/2001Memo: Transmits press release & ltr fr committee to minimize toxic waste re site, w/attchs & marginaliaGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteRon Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory120574
02/05/2001Ltr: History of tritium problem at site, & requests assistance to develop better community participation re site issues, w/attch 1Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; L WoodBruce Engelbert / Environmental Protection Agency130347
02/06/2001Memo: Transmits press release & ltr from committee to minimize toxic waste re site concerns, w/attchsRon Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120570
02/08/2001Ltr: Recent correspondence re activities at site have been forwarded to M Bandrowski & P ArmstrongJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor AirPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120485
03/06/2001Ltr: Revisions to draft soil, sediment, & surface water sampling plan for tritium, QAPP for tritium sampling, & data verification & validation plan for tritium SAP adequately address previous EPA commentsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Carl Schwab / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site Office120491
03/13/2001Ltr: Approves draft soil, sediment, & surface water sampling plan for tritium (3/6/01), & authorizes sampling activities, w/enclRichard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site OfficeDavid McGraw / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div120496
03/13/2001Low-level tritium in water, analytical procedure (revision 1.5)Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope Studies-122332
03/26/2001Memo: Office of Radiation & Compliance Assurance (ORCA) endorses EMPACT proposal & Community Access to Information on Radiation in Environment (CAIRE) project, w/TL to S Hernandez fr R LesslerMichael Bandrowski / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Environmental Protection Agency - Environmental Monitoring for Public Access & Community Tracking121003
03/27/2001Comments on draft final RCRA facility investigation for site 9/20/00, w/TL to I Javandel fr M Rochette 3/27/01CA Regional Water Quality Control Board - San Francisco Bay RegionLawrence Berkeley Laboratory120501
03/27/2001ROC: Sampling event & HRS process, w/11/19/00 ltr fr R ClearJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Robert Clear, Resident / City of Berkeley120975
03/28/2001Ltr: Approves of existing groundwater sampling & monitoring program for tritium at site, & requests that EPA evaluate present & future uses of surface water & groundwater in basin planMichael Rochette / CA Regional Water Quality Control Board - San Francisco Bay RegionGinny Lackner / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div120502
03/28/2001Memo: Transmits articles re national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), w/marginalia & TL to B CurnowPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120575
03/28/2001Memo: Discusses tritium contamination at site & transmits newsclip - tritium stirs concern at test site, w/marginalia & attchLeuren Moret / Assn for Women GeoscientistsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120565
03/29/2001Mtg Agendas(5): Environmental sampling project task force (1/26/000 - 3/29/01), w/attchsLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Community Relations Office-120150
03/30/2001Excerpt: Tritium SAP - sampling teamIraj Javandel / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration ProgramPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120174
04/01/2001Split sampling plan for siteJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9-120596
04/02/2001Ltr: Responds to criticism of community access to information on radiation in environment project (CAIRE), w/attchsFrank Marcinowski / Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, D CEnvironmental Sampling Project Task Force130383
04/03/2001Excerpt: Tritium SAP - sampling team, w/TL to P Armstrong fr J ThomasLawrence Berkeley LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121178
04/06/2001Draft tritium sampling documents (7), (2/9/01-4/6/01), w/TLsLawrence Berkeley Laboratory; US Dept of EnergyEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9120487
04/19/2001Ltr: Requests reversal of eligibility of site for inclusion on NPL, w/attchsBarry Neuman / Barry S Neuman (Attorney)Kathleen Johnson / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120733
04/19/2001Analysis of HRS scoring considerations for siteC P F Assoc, IncLawrence Berkeley Laboratory120751
04/24/2001Ambient air field & soil sampling 4/3/01, & radionuclide NESHAP & Superfund oversight 4/24/01 - locations of sampling & monitor sites, w/36 photosPeriann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9-121179
05/01/2001Memo: Comments on draft ambient air sampling plan for tritium & draft QAPP for tritium samplingJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120579
05/04/2001Ltr: Concurs with DOE's qualified approval of draft ambient air sampling plan for tritium & draft QAPP for tritium samplingPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Carl Schwab / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site Office120591
05/14/2001Memo: Comments on vegetation sampling plan for tritiumJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor AirPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9; Joseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9; Periann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120984
05/18/2001Ltr: Transmits data packages for tritium in air, soil, sediment & surface water, w/o encls & w/TL to B CurnowDavid McGraw / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivKeith Takata / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120576
05/22/2001Ltr: Approves draft QAPP for tritium sampling & draft ambient air sampling plan for tritium, w/enclRichard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site OfficeDavid McGraw / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div120594
07/03/2001Ltr: Requests adequate description & environmental review for national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) exhaust system upgrade projectStuart Flashman / Stuart M Flashman (Attorney)Charles Shank / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory120598
07/11/2001List of attendees at Region 9/LBNL/DOE 7/11/01 mtgEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-121253
07/17/2001Public Notice: Implementation of class 1 modifications of hazardous waste handling facility permit for site on 08/18/01Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory-120172
07/27/2001Ltr: Approves draft final RCRA facility investigation (RFI) rpt & transmits response to comments, w/o enclMohinder Sandhu / CA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances Control-120429
07/27/2001Ltr: Approves draft final RCRA facility investigation (RFI) rpt & transmits response to comments, w/o enclMohinder Sandhu / CA Environmental Protection Agency - Dept of Toxic Substances ControlIraj Javandel / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environmental Restoration Program120604
07/30/2001Low-level tritium in water, analytical procedure (revision 1.6)Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope Studies-122333
08/01/2001Vegetation sampling plan for tritium (revised), w/TL to P Wood fr R Nolan 8/2/01Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory; US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site OfficeEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9120605
08/14/2001Memo: Comments on vegetation sampling plan for tritium, w/TL to P Sihvola 8/22/01Periann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Ron Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory120991
08/16/2001Ltr: Vegetation sampling plan for tritium (4/01) addresses previous EPA comments, w/TL to P SihvolaPeriann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Carl Schwab / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site Office121013
08/24/2001Ltr: Vegetation sampling plans for tritium should be rejected, as many trees in most contaminated area have been removed, preventing valid sampling, w/TLsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteKeith Takata / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120606
09/14/2001Press Release: Berkeley Lab labeling facility's 19 year contribution to health research will conclude in December, w/rtg slip & TL to M Bandrowski fr T PowellLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Public Information Dept-121096
09/17/2001Memo: Contests site evaluation that no fish inhabit Strawberry Creek, w/attchGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120992
10/11/2001Analytical rpts for Lawrence Hall of Science samples, SDG #s 0100015 & 0100036, w/TL fr J Griggs 10/10/01Environmental Protection Agency - National Air & Radiation Environmental LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121229
10/15/2001Ltr: Requests comprehensive reassessment of all radionuclide contamination at site & recalculation of HRS, w/attchsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Mark McDonald / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWayne Nastri / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120607
10/16/2001Ltr: Vegetation sampling plan was included in tritium sampling plan for national tritium labeling facility (NTLF)Periann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120489
10/21/2001Tritium analysis rpt - data summary for tritium (revised)Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesRon Paure / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory122152
10/25/2001Analytical rpts for ambient air samples at Lawrence Hall of Science, collected 4/9/01-8/7/01, w/TLsNina Siddiqui / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor AirEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121200
10/26/2001Excerpt: Miscellaneous analytical results for vegetation samples (10/14/01-10/26/01)Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope Studies-122151
10/30/2001Ltr: Vegetation sampling plan was compromised because trees designated for sampling were cut down 7/01, w/attchsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Mark McDonald / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWayne Nastri / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120608
10/31/2001Memo: Transmits chain of custody & contract lab program (CLP) packages (7/7/01-9/10/01), w/attchs & TLsPatrick Thornson / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121182
11/06/2001Memo: Transmits SDG information (4/9/01-8/13/01), w/marginaliaJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor AirJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121191
11/19/2001Risk assessment of environmental tritium at site, w/TLsC P F Assoc, IncLawrence Berkeley Laboratory120616
11/21/2001Workplan for closure of national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), w/TLs to K Takata fr G Zeman 11/28/01Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121117
12/11/2001Ltr: Offers assurances that closure of national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) will occur in a safe & orderly manner, with DOE & EPA oversightDavid McGraw / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivWeldon Rucker / City of Berkeley - Office of City Manager130392
12/17/2001Ltr: Response to draft workplan for closure of national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), & requests environmental review per National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and CA Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), w/TLStuart Flashman / Stuart M Flashman (Attorney)Horace Mitchell / Univ of California, Berkeley; Charles Shank / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory120622
12/20/2001Ltr: Response to ltrs re broadening Superfund evaluation of site, & tree cutting & vegetation sampling at site, w/enclJane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Mark McDonald / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120625
12/20/2001Ltr: Revised narrative for subcontract #6513824, tritium analysis by extraction & quantitative oxidation (draft), w/marginalia & enclsMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesLinnea Wahl / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div121803
12/27/2001Ltr: Transmits revised soil/water samples for water bound tritium & total tritium analysis batch 1-4, w/o analysis, w/details recited in postscriptMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor Air121841
01/04/2002Ltr: EPA is continuing its evaluation of site for inclusion on NPL, & will issue decision later in yearJane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9David McGraw / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div120796
01/10/2002Lab rpts H3 analyses - SDG#s 0100048,53,57, 9 samples for tritium, collected 9/4/02 - 12/7/01, w/TLs to P Thornson fr J Eidelberg 3/25/02Environmental Protection Agency - National Enforcement Investigations CenterEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121197
01/15/2002Ltr: Response to concerns about 12/17/01 data rpt that was corrected 12/27/01Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor Air121852
01/29/2002Ltr: Additional narrative for subcontract #6513824, tritium analysis by extraction & quantitative oxidation - estimation of water extracted fr samples subjected to oxidation only (draft), w/marginalia & attchsMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesLinnea Wahl / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div121808
01/29/2002Analytical rpts for Lawrence Hall of Science samples, SDG #s 0100048, 52, 53, 55 & 57 for tritium & tritium in water, collected 9/4/01-11/28/01, w/TL fr J Griggs 1/29/02Environmental Protection Agency - National Air & Radiation Environmental LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121879
02/04/2002Ltr: Transmits endangered & threatened species info for site & vicinity, w/enclsJan Knight / US Dept of the Interior - Fish & Wildlife ServiceNed Black / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120854
02/06/2002Ltr: Requests that EPA recognize potential benefits of groundwater as source of drinking water, & include groundwater migration pathway data in HRS calculationsMichael Rochette / CA Regional Water Quality Control Board - San Francisco Bay RegionKeith Takata / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9130393
02/11/2002Analytical rpts for Lawrence Hall of Science samples, SDG #s 0100056, 0200001, 02 & 10 for tritium, collected 8/31/01-1/30/02, w/TL fr J Griggs 2/12/02Environmental Protection Agency - National Air & Radiation Environmental LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121887
02/20/2002Memo: Transmits corrected data set, comments, & revised analysis of soil samples, w/enclsMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor Air121853
02/21/2002Analytical rpt for soil, sediment, & water samples from site for HTO & OBT analysis, w/TL fr J Griggs 3/7/02Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9122288
03/08/2002Ltr: Follow-up to mtg re tritium HRS, & air, soil, sediment, surface water, groundwater & vegetation SAPs, w/attchsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWayne Nastri / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121366
03/13/2002TL: Follow-up to 2/15/02 mtgPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteMichael Bandrowski / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9130396
03/14/2002Analytical rpts for tritium in silica gel, client sample #34283-36176, collected 9/4/01-3/14/02Nina Siddiqui / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor AirEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121239
03/19/2002Ltr: Acknowledges concerns re groundwater & surface water quality for HRS evaluation of siteBetsy Curnow / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Michael Rochette / CA Regional Water Quality Control Board - San Francisco Bay Region120798
03/25/2002Memo: Transmits vegetation split sampling results, w/attchsLinnea Wahl / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety DivRichard Lessler / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121379
03/26/2002Ltr: Acknowledges tree removal activities at site & requests revised vegetation sampling planMichael Bandrowski / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Ron Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory120802
04/01/2002Quality manual - low-level tritium in water, QA/QC plan & procedures (revision 2.0)John Noakes / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope Studies; Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope Studies-121872
04/01/2002Low-level tritium in water, analytical procedures (revision 1.71)Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope Studies-121875
04/12/2002Ltr: Proposal for supplemental vegetation sampling plan for site, w/attchs & TL to P Armstrong 4/15/02Mark MacDonald / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWayne Nastri / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120845
04/20/2002Ltr: Transmits tritium analysis by extraction & quantitative oxidation, w/o enclMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesLinnea Wahl / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div123926
04/20/2002Ltr: Transmits tritium analysis by extraction & quantitative oxidation, w/o encl, w/postscript & attchMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesLinnea Wahl / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div123928
04/20/2002Ltr: Transmits tritium analysis & quantitative oxidation of 2nd & latest set of vegetation samples fr LBNL, w/o enclMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesLinnea Wahl / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div123929
04/24/2002Ltr: Transmits correspondence & info re sampling activities at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), w/enclsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120804
04/26/2002Ltr: Additional sampling for tritium SAP is not necessary for completion of HRS evaluationPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Michael Rochette / CA Regional Water Quality Control Board - San Francisco Bay Region120807
04/30/2002Ltr: Requests that workplan for additional soil sampling at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) (4/02) be included as official supplement to soil, sediment, & surface water sampling plan for tritium, w/attchsPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWayne Nastri / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121367
05/03/2002Ltr: Response to ltrs re tritium SAP, Superfund HRS assessment of site, future EPA involvement at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF), & supplemental vegetation SAP, w/enclsJane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120810
05/09/2002Ltr: Split sampling tests performed by EPA on air, soil, sediment, & surface water tritium as tritiated water data concur with tests performed by LBNL - QA office has no remaining concerns, w/attchsJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120830
05/09/2002Analytical rpts for Lawrence Hall of Science samples, SDG # 0200014 for tritium in water, collected 3/28/02, w/TL fr J Griggs 5/9/02Environmental Protection Agency - National Air & Radiation Environmental LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121890
05/10/2002Ltr: Reports tritium detection at Amito Reservoir, but does not consider LBNL to be source, w/enclRon Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryEd Bailey / CA Dept of Health Services - Radiological Health Branch120846
05/13/2002Tritium analysis rpt - data summary w/handwritten notes & marginaliaUniv of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesLawrence Berkeley Laboratory123919
05/13/2002Ltr: Transmits & discusses tritium analysis by extraction & quantitative oxidation, w/o enclMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesLinnea Wahl / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div123925
05/14/2002Invoice: Tritium analysis of soil/water samples (40), w/attchUniv of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122291
05/21/2002Ltr: Response to ltrs re additional soil samples at national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) not necessary for HRS evaluationJane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120833
05/22/2002Invoice: Tritium analysis of vegetation/water samples (21), w/attchs & TL to P Armstrong fr M NearyMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122294
06/28/2002Ltr: Claims that surface water sampling at site indicates excessive cancer risk screening levels & requests further analysis by EPA, w/TL to P ArmstrongPamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWayne Nastri / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120850
07/01/2002Fact Sheet: EPA announces Superfund decision for LBNLEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-116702
07/05/2002Ltr: Transmits revised & reprinted data summary for work performed under subcontract #6513824 - tritium analysis by extraction & quantitative oxidation of vegetation samples (1st set), w/o enclsMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor Air121861
07/05/2002TL: Revised & reprinted data summary for work performed under subcontract #6513824 - tritium analysis by extraction & quantitative oxidation of vegetation samples (1st set)Michael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor Air121862
07/05/2002Ltr: Transmits & discusses tritium analysis by extraction & quantitative oxidation of vegetation samples of 2nd set, w/o enclMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation & Indoor Air121866
07/17/2002Ltr: Awaiting vegetation sampling data, tritium levels in soil are below benchmark for drinking water, w/encl 5Jane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Mark MacDonald / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste116697
07/17/2002Ltr: Announces decision not to place site on NPL & change of status to no further federal Superfund response action, w/site assessment decision form, ambient air, surface water, sediment, & soil sampling results, & Fedex airbill receipt 831397413003Jane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Richard Nolan / US Dept of Energy - Berkeley Site Office120842
07/17/2002Ltr: Split sampling data confirms results that tritium levels in surface water, groundwater & rain water are no threat to public health, w/o enclJane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120835
07/17/2002Memo: Expresses concern that no environmental assessment has been performed for decommissioning & disassembly of Bevatron bldg & accelerator (Bldg 51), w/enclsGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WastePhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9120851
07/17/2002Ltr: Tritium levels in trees near site pose no public health hazard, therefore further vegetation sampling is not necessary, w/encls 1-5Michael Bandrowski / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Mark MacDonald / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste; Pamela Sihvola / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120839
07/18/2002Press Release: Sampling shows low tritium levels at site, EPA decides no further action necessary under SuperfundEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-116701
07/19/2002Newsclip: Lawrence Lab no longer potential Superfund site, government saysBerkeley Daily Planet (Newspaper)-122300
07/21/2002Newsclip: Critics of Lawrence lab blast EPA safety rptKurtis Alexander / Berkeley Daily Planet (Newspaper)-122304
07/24/2002Ltr: Announces decision not to place site on NPL, & to remove it fr federal Superfund list, w/enclsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste120841
07/25/2002TL: Results of tritium analyses on vegetation samples fr siteJohn Griggs / Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Radiation ProgramsPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9; Periann Wood / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9; Joseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9121898
08/01/2002Rpt on 4/02 sampling at former national tritium labeling facility (NTLF) for LBNL environmental restoration programLawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Earth Sciences Div; Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory - Environment, Health & Safety Div-124123
08/04/2002Email: Considers plants & animals to be part of LBNL community, & suggests sampling of animal life in Strawberry Creek drainage, w/marginaliaPierre La PlantPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9145709
08/05/2002Ltr: Appeals decision not to place site on NPLGene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic WasteWayne Nastri / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122310
08/30/2002Memo: Site to be archived in CERCLIS, does not warrant federal Superfund actionPhilip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9; Celeste Temple / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9-124891
09/09/2002Ltr: Response to ltr re tritium concentration at Amito Reservoir sampling station very minimal but sampling should continue until 4/03Edgar Bailey / CA Dept of Health Services - Radiological Health BranchRon Pauer / Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory122312
09/24/2002Ltr: Transmits regenerated data package for 2 soil samples (SS-Chick-01-UP-2B & SS-Rav-01-UP-2B), w/enclsMichael Neary / Univ of Georgia - Center for Isotope StudiesJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9122313
09/24/2002Ltr: Response to 8/5/02 ltr appealing decision not to place site on NPL, w/mail receiptJane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste130497
09/25/2002Ltr: Reaffirms decision not to place site on NPL, w/certified mail receipt 7001 0360 0000 3637 6442Jane Diamond / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Gene Bernardi / Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste122316
09/30/2002Press Release: Announces exhibition of photos taken at site using infrared film on 4/27/83, w/marginaliaMerideth Grierson-122240
10/01/2002Analytical rpts for Lawrence Hall of Science samples for tritium in silica gel, SDG #s 0200011,12,15,20,30,33 & 47 collected 2/5/02 - 9/9/02, w/TLsEnvironmental Protection Agency - National Air & Radiation Environmental LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9121888
12/11/2002Analytical rpts for Lawrence Hall of Science samples, SDG #s 0200057 & 59 for tritium in silica gel, collected 10/1/02 & 11/5/02, w/TLsEnvironmental Protection Agency - National Air & Radiation Environmental LaboratoryEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9130543
04/29/2003Memo: Memo for record re tritium results for SS-Chick-010UP-28 & SS-Rav-010-DN-2B, collected for evaluation of LBNL as NPL site, w/attchsJoseph Eidelberg / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9Philip Armstrong / Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9143480
06/27/2003List of US EPA guidance documents consulted during development & selection of response action for siteEnvironmental Protection Agency - Region 9-147967

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