Superfund Site:

CPS/MADISON INDUSTRIES
OLD BRIDGE TOWNSHIP, NJ

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Patricia Seppi
(646) 369-0068

Remedial Project Manager
John Osolin
(212) 637-4412

Site Location

Street Address:
WATERWORKS ROAD, OLD BRIDGE TOWNSHIP, NJ 08857

Background

The CPS/Madison Industries site includes two manufacturing facilities located on a 35-acre tract of land in Middlesex, New Jersey. The CPS Chemical plant, which was acquired by Ciba in 1998 and operated until 2001, processed, treated, and stored organic chemicals used in the production of water treatment agents, lubricants, oil field chemicals, and anti-corrosive agents. Madison Industries and a related business, Old Bridge Chemical, are still in operation. Madison Industries produces zinc compounds for fertilizers, pharmaceuticals, and food additives, and Old Bridge Chemical produces copper compounds used in fertilizers, and food additives. Since 1967, site operators improperly handled and disposed ...
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