BUCKINGHAM COUNTY LANDFILL
On this page:
- About the Superfund Redevelopment Initiative
- Economic Activity at the Site
- Activity and Use Limitations
About the Superfund Redevelopment Initiative
This nationally coordinated effort provides EPA and its partners with a process to return Superfund sites to productive use. Learn more at Superfund Redevelopment Initiative.
Economic Activity at the Site
As of December 2018, EPA did not have economic data related to on-site businesses, or economic data were not applicable due to site use. View information about redevelopment economics at Superfund sites.
Activity and Use Limitations
At this site, activity and use limitations that EPA calls institutional controls are in place. Institutional controls play an important role in site remedies because they reduce exposure to contamination by limiting land or resource use. They also guide human behavior. For instance, zoning restrictions prevent land uses – such as residential uses – that are not consistent with the level of cleanup. For more background, see Institutional Controls.
IC's are in place to Prevent exposure to hazardous substances in soil and groundwater by prohibiting residential use and groundwater use, and prohibit activities that could interfere with or adversely affect in any manner the integrity or protectiveness of the remedy.
Additional information about the ICs is available in the 2018 Five-Year Review (PDF) ( on page 6).