Environment, Safety and Health (ES&H)

The Office of Science (SC) has a NEPA Compliance Officer on staff to coordinate all NEPA compliance and support matters at its laboratories. Responsibilities include managing the review and approval of NEPA documentation of SC Headquarter programs, and working with Department of Energy (DOE) Science programs and other DOE Headquarters Program Offices conducting research at SC facilities. SC takes a proactive approach in meeting the environmental and decision-making goals of NEPA and associated Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) regulations by developing and implementing:

  • Policy and management expectations
  • NEPA guidance and procedures
  • NEPA Quality Awards program to recognize achievements

Visit EPA's National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Compliance siteExternal link

Visit DOE's Office of NEPA Policy and Compliance site

Visit SC's Categorical Exclusions and NEPA Documents page


Princeton Site Office Categorical Exclusion (CX) Determinations

Note: ARRA is the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Funded Projects.

Categorical Exclusion Determination Documents (CX Determinations): *

Determination Date Name of Action: Description Categorical Exclusion NumberExternal link
08/28/2014 Science Laboratory Infrastructure (SLI) #1: Renovation of the C-Site MG Building, LSB Annex, Engineering Wing, and RESA, and the Demolition of MOD V .pdf file (158KB) B1.15, B1.16, B1.23, B1.31, B2.1
01/27/2014 Generic Categorical Exclusion Bench Scale Research Projects and Conventional Laboratory Operations.pdf file (548KB) various
01/27/2014 Generic Categoric Exclusion Routine Maintenance Activities.pdf file (834KB) various
02/11/2013 Science and Technology Support Infrastructure (STSI) Activity.pdf file (630KB) B3.6; B1.16; B1.23
08/16/2012 ITER Port Plug Test Facility (PPTF).pdf file (667KB) B3.6
06/04/2010 Plasma Based Nanotechnology Research and Development Laboratory.pdf file (1.2MB) B3.6
05/04/2010 STS-100 Test Stand Experiment.pdf file (2.1MB) B3.6
02/08/2010 Infrastructure Improvements for General Plasma Science (GPS) User Facilities.pdf file (3.8MB) B3.6
02/04/2010 Removal of C-Site Motor Generator Equipment.pdf file (4.9MB) B1.16; B1.23
01/25/2010 Infrastructure Improvements for Innovative Confinement Concept (ICC) Experiments with ARRA Funding.pdf file (6.9MB) B3.13
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