BROOKHAVEN NATIONAL LABORATORY (USDOE)
Superfund Site Profile
The Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) site is a research and development facility owned by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). It covers 5,265 acres or, approximately 8 square miles, in Upton, New York.
The Army used the site as Camp Upton during World Wars I and II. Since 1947, BNL has been operated by contractors first to the Atomic Energy Commission and now to the DOE, the site owners. Since March 1998, Brookhaven Science Associates has operated BNL for the DOE. BNL conducts basic and applied research in high energy nuclear and solid state physics, fundamental material and structure properties and ...
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