Army Ammunition Plant (RFAAP) is operated by contractor Alliant
Ammunition and Powder Company, L.L.C., a division of Alliant
Techsystems (ATK), Inc.
Heritage RiversThe New River—The
American Heritage Rivers Initiative was created to provide assistance
to participating communities with locally-chosen projects related
to economic development and environmental and cultural resources.
U.S. Army—RFAAP is owned by the U.S. Army. A U.S. Army
officer commands the installation and soldiers provide round-the-clock
security for the site.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers—The Baltimore District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
is the executing agency for most of the remedial design/action phase of the RFAAP
Installation Restoration Program (IRP).
Army Environmental Command (USAEC)—Its mission includes the integration,
coordination and oversight of the implementation of the Army’s Environmental
Programs. USAEC provides a broad range of environmental products
and services, and innovative solutions to address the Army’s environmental
U.S. Army Environmental Command,
the Army Recognizes Radford Army Ammunition Plant with
U.S. Army Materiel Command
(AMC)—AMC, RFAAP's major command,
is the U.S. Army's premier provider of materiel readiness (technology, acquisition, materiel development, logistics power projection
and sustainment) to the total force across the spectrum of joint
military operations. If a soldier shoots it, drives it, flies it,
wears it, or eats it, AMC provides it.
Army Joint Munitions Command (JMC)—A
multifaceted, multi-site subordinate of the U.S.
Army Materiel Command, JMC's mission includes managing conventional
ammunition, producing storing, maintaining and demilitarizing ammunition
for all military services.
Department of Defense, Environmental Cleanup—This
program focuses on reducing the risks to human health and the environment
at active, formerly used, and closing bases, while ensuring that
DoD environmental cleanup policy conforms to existing laws and regulations.
This Web site also has a list of related environmental Web sites.
Department of Defense, Environmental Cleanup, Stakeholder Involvement—Contains
information on environmental restoration activities, provides opportunities
for comment, and seeks public participation on Restoration Advisory
Department of Defense, Environmental Cleanup, Stakeholder InvolvementRestoration
Reports, tools, fact sheets, and guides with valuable information
about RABs and the new Technical Assistance for Public Participation
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency, Region 3—The
federal regulatory agency working with the RFAAP IRP.
Environmental Protection Agency, Compliance and Enforcement—An
information source for liability, negotiations, and settlement procedures
under the Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA) Corrective Action
and other federal regulatory programs.
Virginia Department of Environmental
regulatory agency working with the RFAAP IRP.
Department of Health—The
state regulatory agency responsible for issuing health advisories
for Virginia waterways and their fish.