EPA Superfund Program: WELLS G&H, WOBURN, MA

Superfund Site Profile

The 330-acre Wells G&H site is located in Woburn, Massachusetts. The site consists of two municipal wells, which were developed in 1964 and 1967 to supplement Woburn’s water supplies. In 1979, it was discovered that the wells had been contaminated by industrial waste from neighboring properties. Both wells were shut down and a supplemental water supply was arranged for the city. Site cleanup is ongoing.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
No
Human Exposure
Status

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