Superfund Site:

PJP LANDFILL
JERSEY CITY, NJ

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Wanda Ayala
(212) 637-3676

Remedial Project Manager
Renee Gelblat
(212) 637-4414

Site Location

Street Address:
400 SIP AVE, JERSEY CITY, NJ 07306

Background

The PJP Landfill site is located in Jersey City, New Jersey. From about 1970 to 1974, the PJP Landfill Company operated a commercial landfill at the site, accepting chemical and industrial waste. Landfill operations contaminated leachate and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Following cleanup, groundwater and leachate monitoring are ongoing. In March 2008, AMB Corporation purchased part of the site. They have begun building a warehouse and transfer station, with completion of construction expected in 2014. Jersey City is working on construction of a park on another part of the site. Under current conditions at the site, potential or actual human ...
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