Superfund Site:

PEASE AIR FORCE BASE
PORTSMOUTH/NEWINGTON, NH

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Jim Murphy
(617) 918-1028

Remedial Project Manager
Mike Daly
(617) 918-1386

Site Location

Street Address:
509 CSG/CC, PORTSMOUTH/NEWINGTON, NH 03803

Announcements and Key Topics

Emerging Contaminants

EPA and the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services successfully addressed the challenging issue of “emerging contaminants” at Pease Air Force Base, Portsmouth, NH.  Historical firefighting and training activities conducted by the Air Force resulted in the contamination of public and private water supply wells by perflouronated compounds (PFCs) at levels above EPA’s Provisional Health Advisory.  EPA issued an ...
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Background

www.epa.gov/superfund/pease

The former Pease Air Force Base is located in Portsmouth and Newington, New Hampshire. The facility officially closed in April 1991 under the Defense Base Realignment ...
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