MOUNTAIN PASS PROJECT

WASTE MANAGEMENT & RADIATION SAFETY

Project Description

USA Environment, LP (USA) has been working at the Molycorp Mountain Pass mine since July of 2005. We have performed a variety of tasks and supported Molycorp with the development of a basic health physics program to assist them in protecting workers and the environment from unnecessary exposure to manmade and technologically enhanced natural radioactivity. These programs have included surveillance for radioactivity involving a variety of instrumentation and field sampling technologies. In addition, USA has provided the following services over the past seven years:

Project Highlights

  • Waste Management
  • Health Physics/Radiation Safety
Environmental Remediation

Decontamination & Demolition

Ecological Restoration

Excavation

Soil Mixing & Treatments

Water Treatments

Waste Transportation & Disposal

Industrial
Automated Hydroblasting & Chemical Cleaning

Decommissioning Projects

General Maintenance

Tank Cleaning

Turnarounds

Vapor Recovery

Mining
RAD/NORM

Radiological Waste Handling