Superfund Site:

KENMARK TEXTILE CORP.
FARMINGDALE, NY

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Cecilia Echols
(212) 637-3678

Site Location

Street Address:
921 CONKLIN ST (P.O. BOX 298)
FARMINGDALE, NY 11735

Background

The Kenmark Textile Corp. site was located in East Farmingdale, New York. Since at least 1917, the site was the location of several silk and textile dye, printing and screening operations.

Since at least 1917, the site was the location of several successive silk and textile dye, printing and screening operations. Wastewater generated in the manufacturing process was originally disposed of in a leaching pit. The sludge from the wastewater was fed to sludge drying beds for settling and drying, and then drummed prior to off-site disposal. Three subsurface leaching pools were also located at the site. A wide range of ...
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