Superfund Site: PESTICIDE WAREHOUSE I
ARECIBO, PR

Superfund Site Profile

SITE BACKGROUND

The Pesticide Warehouse I (PWI) site is located in Arecibo, Puerto Rico. The 1-acre area is an active pesticide storage warehouse. It consists of a main warehouse, a smaller secondary warehouse in the rear of the property and a small storage shed. Facility operations contaminated soils and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Field work is ongoing to determine if a remedy is needed to eliminate, reduce or control risks to human health and the environment.