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Clean Up the Land
Protect Water Quality
Protect Water Quality
Protect Water Quality
Ship Waste Off-Site

Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup Contract

N3B manages the 10-year, $2.1 billion Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup Contract for the U.S. Department of Energy Environmental Management Los Alamos Field Office. N3B is responsible for cleaning up contamination that resulted from LANL operations before 1999. N3B personnel also package and ship radioactive and hazardous waste off-site for permanent disposal.

What’s New?

See legacy waste cleanup progress at LANL in the most recent Project Update for October-December 2023. READ MORE >

See the By the Numbers legacy cleanup numbers for the first quarter of FY24 READ MORE >

N3B surpasses small business goals amid record procurements READ MORE >

Middle DP Road Update: Solid Waste Management Unit Assessment Report submitted to NMED READ MORE >

N3B completes field work at two soil cleanup campaigns  READ MORE >


N3B News

N3B and EM-LA host DOE EM senior advisor for tour of environmental cleanup progress

February 15, 2022 - LOS ALAMOS, N.M. — William “Ike” White, senior advisor for the Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM), visited...

Community Commitment funding supports local organizations

February 14, 2022 - LOS ALAMOS, N.M. — Newport News Nuclear BWXT Los Alamos (N3B) contributed $483,235 to Northern New Mexico community groups and...

Angled drilling of new monitoring well protects groundwater, ancient cultural sites

February 1, 2022 - LOS ALAMOS, N.M. — N3B environmental professionals recently completed a complex project to protect Northern New Mexico’s critical water resources...