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Contaminants of Concern at

MADISON COUNTY MINES
(EPA ID: MOD098633415)

The data and content on this page were last updated on Friday, February 12, 2016.

The chemical substances (i.e., hazardous substances, pollutants, or contaminants) listed below were identified as contaminants of concern (COC) for the site. COCs are the chemical substances found at the site that the EPA has determined pose an unacceptable risk to human health or the environment. These are the substances that are addressed by cleanup actions at the site. Identifying COCs is a process where the EPA identifies people and ecological resources that could be exposed to contamination found at the site, determines the amount and type of contaminants present, and identifies the possible negative human health or ecological effects that could result from contact with the contaminants.  
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CAS ## Contaminant Name Contaminated
Media
Area of Site
Found (OU)
More Information
7440-38-2 ARSENIC Ground Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-38-2 ARSENIC Sediment CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-38-2 ARSENIC Soil CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-38-2 ARSENIC Solid Waste CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-38-2 ARSENIC Surface Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-43-9 CADMIUM Sediment CONRAD - OU 4 (04) ATSDR Profile
7440-43-9 CADMIUM Solid Waste CONRAD - OU 4 (04) ATSDR Profile
7440-48-4 COBALT Ground Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05)  
7440-48-4 COBALT Sediment CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05)  
7440-48-4 COBALT Soil CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05)  
7440-48-4 COBALT Solid Waste CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05)  
7440-48-4 COBALT Surface Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05)  
7440-50-8 COPPER Ground Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-50-8 COPPER Sediment CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-50-8 COPPER Soil CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-50-8 COPPER Solid Waste CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-50-8 COPPER Surface Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Ground Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Sediment CONRAD - OU 4 (04) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Sediment CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Soil NORTHERN MADISON COUNTY UNIT - OU 1 (01) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Soil MADWIDE RESIDENTIAL - OU 3 (03) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Soil CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Solid Waste CONRAD - OU 4 (04) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Solid Waste CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-92-1 LEAD Surface Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-96-5 MANGANESE Ground Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-96-5 MANGANESE Sediment CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-96-5 MANGANESE Soil CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-96-5 MANGANESE Solid Waste CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7439-96-5 MANGANESE Surface Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-02-0 NICKEL Ground Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-02-0 NICKEL Sediment CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-02-0 NICKEL Soil CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-02-0 NICKEL Solid Waste CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
7440-02-0 NICKEL Surface Water CATHERINE/SKAGGS PILES - OU 5 (05) ATSDR Profile
About CAS #
Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) is a division of the American Chemical Society. CAS builds and maintains the largest and most current database of chemical substance information in the world. These chemical substances are labeled with CAS Registry Numbers® (CASRNs or CAS Numbers) and are used internationally as unique numeric identifiers for a single substance. They have no chemical significance and, because they are widely used, are a link to a wealth of information about a specific chemical substance. They are provided here for reference purposes to hopefully aide you in researching the respective chemical. For more information, visit the CAS Web site. Exit
 
About ATSDR
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. ATSDR is charged under the Superfund law (CERCLA) to assess the presence and nature of health hazards at specific Superfund sites, to help prevent or reduce further exposure and the illnesses that result from such exposures, and to expand the knowledge base about health effects from exposure to hazardous substances. ATSDR maintains a series of fact sheets and profiles about contaminants of concern commonly found at Superfund sites. Links to these resources are provided above when available. For more information, visit the ATSDR Web site. Exit
 
About EPA’s IRIS
The Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS), prepared and maintained by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA), is an electronic database containing information on human health effects that may result from exposure to various chemicals in the environment. IRIS was initially developed for EPA staff in response to a growing demand for consistent information on chemical substances for use in risk assessments, decision-making and regulatory activities. The information in IRIS is intended for those without extensive training in toxicology, but with some knowledge of health sciences. For more information, visit the EPA IRIS Web site.
 
About EPA’s SRS
The Substance Registry System (SRS) is the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) central system for information about regulated and monitored substances. The system provides a common basis for identification of chemicals, biological organisms, and other substances listed in EPA regulations and data systems, as well as substances of interest from other sources, such as publications. The system does not provide health hazard information at this time. For more information, visit the EPA SRS Web site.
DISCLAIMER: Be advised that the data contained in these profiles are intended solely for informational purposes use by employees of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for management of the Superfund program. They are not intended for use in calculating Cost Recovery Statutes of Limitations and cannot be relied upon to create any rights, substantive or procedural, enforceable by any party in litigation with the United States. EPA reserves the right to change these data at any time without public notice.

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