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Read the Tri-Party Agreement

The Tri-Party Agreement is a document signed by the State of Washington Department of Ecology, The U.S. EPA, and the Department of Energy.  Officially, it's the "Hanford Federal Facility Agreement and Consent Order."

The Tri-Party Agreement defines clean-up committments, responsibilities, and budgeting.  It also establishes milestones and goals.