MATTIACE PETROCHEMICAL CO., INC.
GLEN COVE, NY
Superfund Site Profile
The Mattiace Petrochemical Co., Inc. site is located in Glen Cove, New York. The 2.5-acre area wass a chemical distribution facility. From the mid-1960s until 1987, Mattiace received chemicals by tank truck and redistributed them to its customers. The company also operated the M&M Drum Cleaning Company on site until 1982. During this time, a Quonset hut, shed, concrete loading dock and about 56 storage tanks were located on site. In 1988, EPA undertook an emergency action to secure the site and remove more than 100,000 gallons of hazardous liquids. Construction of the site’s long-term soil and groundwater remedy as ...
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