EPA Superfund Program: CHEMSOL, INC., PISCATAWAY, NJ

Superfund Site Profile

The Chemsol, Inc. site is a 40-acre tract of land in Piscataway, New Jersey. Chemsol operated a solvent recovery and waste reprocessing facility there from the 1950s through about 1964. Numerous accidents, fires and explosions resulted in soil, groundwater and air contamination. Following several short-term cleanups to protect human health and the environment, the site’s long-term cleanup is ongoing.

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SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
No
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Insufficient Data
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No