Superfund Site:

BRIDGEPORT RENTAL & OIL SERVICES
BRIDGEPORT, NJ

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Cecilia Echols
(212) 637-3678

Remedial Project Manager
Brian Quinn
(212) 637-4381

Site Location

Street Address:
CEDAR SWAMP RD, BRIDGEPORT, NJ 08014

Background

The Bridgeport Rental and Oil Services (BROS) site is a 30-acre property in Logan Township, New Jersey, one mile east of Bridgeport and two miles south of the Delaware River. The site was the location of a waste oil storage and recovery facility from 1960 to 1981. The area included a 13-acre waste lagoon and a tank farm with approximately 100 tanks and process vessels. Initial estimates indicated that the lagoon contained about 2.5 million gallons of oil contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), 80,000 cubic yards of PCB-contaminated sediments and sludge, and 70 million gallons of contaminated wastewater. The waste ...
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