Superfund Site:

FAIR LAWN WELL FIELD
FAIR LAWN, NJ

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Wanda Ayala
(212) 637-3676

Remedial Project Manager
Michael Zeolla
(212) 637-4376

Site Location

Street Address:
IND PARK/HENDERSON BLVD 11 ST, FAIR LAWN, NJ 07410

Background

The Fair Lawn Well Field site (Site) is comprised of three municipal wells that supply drinking water to the residents of Fair Lawn, Bergen County, New Jersey. All three wells are part of the Westmoreland Well Field. In 1978, volatile organic compounds (VOCs) were detected in these municipal supply wells located in a residential neighborhood adjacent to the Fair Lawn Industrial Park. In an effort to identify the origin of the contamination, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) investigated all industrial and commercial facilities within a 3,000 foot radius of the contaminated municipal supply wells.  The investigation concluded ...
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