Superfund Site: HAVERHILL MUNICIPAL LANDFILL
HAVERHILL, MA

Superfund Site Profile

SITE BACKGROUND

www.epa.gov/superfund/haverhill

The 71-acre Haverhill Municipal Landfill site is located next to the Merrimack River in Haverhill, Massachusetts. The area is a former industrial and municipal landfill owned by Aggregate Industries and the City of Haverhill. These parties are responsible for groundwater, surface water and air quality sampling activities and final closure of the landfill. The parties also removed and properly disposed of buried 55-gallon drums and capped the southern mound of the former landfill. Long-term cleanup and environmental monitoring are ongoing.