EPA Superfund Program: SHPACK LANDFILL, NORTON/ATTLEBORO, MA

Superfund Site Profile

www.epa.gov/superfund/shpack

The Shpack Landfill site covers 9.4 acres in Attleboro and Norton, Massachusetts. The landfill, which operated from 1946 until the 1970s, received domestic and industrial wastes, including inorganic and organic chemicals, as well as radioactive waste. Facility operations contaminated soil, sediment and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Site cleanup is ongoing.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (09/18/2014)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No