Office of River Protection
ORP Mission

Hanford Recah & Columbia River Panorama


Our Mission

To safeguard the nuclear waste stored in Hanford’s 177 underground tanks, and to manage the waste safely and responsibly until it can be treated in the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant for final disposition.

Our Vision

To be a high-performing, innovative organization that is safety-conscious and employee-focused, and committed to achieving our mission with environmental and fiscal responsibility.




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