PEASE AIR FORCE BASE
Superfund Site Profile
Announcements and Key Topics
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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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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