Superfund Site:

KOPPERS CO., INC. (NEWPORT PLANT)
NEWPORT, DE

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Larry-C Johnson
(215) 814-3239

Remedial Project Manager
Chris Corbett
(215) 814-3220

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Site Location

Street Address:
FOOT OF LINDBURG ST, NEWPORT, DE 19804

Announcements and Key Topics

The final design has been delayed, pending consideration of the National Historic Preservation Act, which local Native American tribes have invoked to ensure that the cleanup does not negatively impact their historic property. In January 2009, EPA was contacted by the Delaware Nation of Oklahoma, a federally-recognized tribal nation with historic lands including the Koppers Inc. (Newport Plant) Superfund Site.

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Background

The 300-acre Koppers Co., Inc. (Newport Plant) site is located in Newport, Delaware. Between 1929 and 1971, site owners operated a wood-treating facility on the site. Facility operations, spills, leaks ...
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