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Superfund Financial Activities at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences-Fiscal Year 2011

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) obligated approximately $79 million and disbursed approximately $76 million in Superfund resources during fiscal year (FY) 2011. The Superfund is used to respond to emergency environmental conditions that are hazardous to health and to pay for the removal of toxic substances.

Our review found that during FY 2011, NIEHS administered its annual Superfund appropriations in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. This report contains no recommendations.

Filed under: National Institutes of Health