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Environmental protection is now an integral part of public policies, at local, national and global levels in all instances, the cost and benefits of policies and projects must be carefully weighed using a common monetary measuring rod. Mission the office of environmental protection and es&h reporting works with line managers to minimize doe’s radiological and environmental footprint and reduce its occupational health and safety impacts.
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