Superfund Site: FLORENCE LAND RECONTOURING, INC., LANDFILL
FLORENCE TOWNSHIP, NJ

Superfund Site Profile


SITE BACKGROUND

The Florence Land Recontouring (FLR) Landfill site is located in the townships of Florence, Mansfield and Springfield in Burlington County, New Jersey. The 60-acre site comprises of a 29-acre landfill, two leachate collection lagoons, a pond believed to have been formed by excavation of soils, which were used as landfill cover material, and two empty tanks. The FLR Landfill was operated as a municipal solid waste disposal facility from 1973 until late 1981, and the State of New Jersey licensed it to accept sanitary and non-chemical industrial wastes.
The requirements specified in the 1986 remedy were completed by early 1994. A long-term groundwater/surface water monitoring plan and operation & maintenance (O&M) plan are ongoing.

Site Responsibility: The site is being addressed through State and Federal oversight activities.