What steps can EPA take to ensure that technical assistance to communities serves the needs of the whole community and not just a small group?
EPA is always seeking to improve the process we use to provide communities with technical assistance. This assistance often comes in the form of grant money to help a community affected by sites contaminated with hazardous waste hire independent technical advisors to interpret information about that site. EPA provides this assistance in order to help communities better understand and address community environmental issues and concerns.
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