Superfund Site:

RICHARDSON HILL ROAD LANDFILL/POND
SIDNEY CENTER, NY

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Larisa Romanowski
(518) 407-0400

Remedial Project Manager
Pam Tames
(212) 637-4255

Site Location

Street Address:
RICHARDSON HILL RD
SIDNEY CENTER, NY 13839

Background

The Richardson Hill Road Landfill site is located in Sidney and Masonville, New York. The privately-owned landfill accepted municipal waste and spent oils from the Scintilla Division of Bendix Corporation (predecessor to Honeywell International, Inc. and Amphenol Corp.) from 1964 to 1969. Landfill operations contaminated soils, sediment, and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. The site consists of two sections–the South Area and the North Area. The South Area contains an eight-acre landfill, South Pond, and Herrick Hollow Creek. The North Area includes two small disposal trenches and a manmade surface water body called North Pond.

Following immediate actions to protect human health ...
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