EPA Superfund Program: LCP CHEMICALS INC., LINDEN, NJ

Superfund Site Profile

The LCP Chemicals, Inc. (LCP) site is located in Linden, New Jersey. The property was originally a portion of a larger industrial complex with chemical manufacturing operations. In 1955, GAF Corporation constructed and began operating a chlor-alkali (chlorine manufacturing) plant on the property.   Operations continued through the mid-1980s.  .Sampling of soil, surface water, sediment and groundwater found elevated levels of mercury and other contaminants. Site investigations and a feasibility study were completed in 2013.  In February 2014 EPA selected a remedy for the site.  . 

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SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
No
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Not Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No