Superfund Site:

VINELAND STATE SCHOOL
VINELAND, NJ

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Patricia Seppi
(646) 369-0068

Remedial Project Manager
Matthew Westgate
(212) 637-4422

Site Location

Street Address:
EAST LANDIS AVE, VINELAND, NJ 08360

Background

The Vineland State School is located in Vineland, New Jersey. The 195-acre area was a residential and treatment facility for mentally handicapped women. The State's Department of Human Services ran the facility. The school operated an unregulated incinerator and landfill on the property to dispose of its waste. The incinerator has been dismantled and the pit was filled in and graded. Incinerator and landfilling operations contaminated site soils and groundwater with hazardous chemicals, including polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). Immediate actions to protect human health and the environment cleaned up the site. After cleanup, EPA took the site off the Superfund program’s ...
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