Superfund Site:

PEASE AIR FORCE BASE
PORTSMOUTH/NEWINGTON, NH

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Kelsey Dumville
(617) 918-1003

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 continue to aggressively address 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 poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) at levels above EPA’s Lifetime Health ...
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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 and Closure ...
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