Superfund Site:

NAVAL SECURITY GROUP ACTIVITY
SABANA SECA, PR

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Michael Basile
(716) 551-4410

Remedial Project Manager
DOUG POCZE
(212) 637-4432

Site Location

Street Address:
BTW DE DIEGO EXSPRESSWAY & INGENIO RD., SABANA SECA, PR 00749

Background

The Naval Security Group Activity site is located next to Sabana Seca in Puerto Rico, about 11 miles west of San Juan. The 2,200-acre facility is a naval communications station that operates a high-frequency direction finding facility. The site is divided into North and South Tracts. From the early 1950s through 1970, the operation's Public Works Department deposited all waste from the station at various areas on the South Tract. Communications facilities were, and still are, located on the North Tract. Waste materials included paints, solvents, waste oil and battery acid. A pest control shop also operated on the South ...
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