Superfund Site:

RADIATION TECHNOLOGY, INC.
ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP, NJ

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Patricia Seppi
(646) 369-0068

Remedial Project Manager
Brian Quinn
(212) 637-4381

Site Location

Street Address:
108 LAKE DENMARK ROAD
ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP, NJ 07866

Background

Radiation Technology, Inc. (RTI) is a 263-acre site near Lake Denmark in Rockaway Township, New Jersey. RTI improperly stored and disposed of waste drums containing solvents and other organic chemicals on site, contaminating soil, sediment and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Initial actions have protected human health and the environment. The site’s long-term cleanup is ongoing.

Prior to 1941, Singer Manufacturing Company owned the site property. Reaction Motors, Inc. purchased it in 1941. Around 1947, the company began building facilities to support rocket engine and component testing programs. Reaction Motors, Inc. was acquired by a corporate predecessor to the Olin Corporation in ...
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