Superfund Site:

CENTRE COUNTY KEPONE
STATE COLLEGE, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Alexander Mandell
(215) 814-5517

Remedial Project Manager
Frank Klanchar
(215) 814-3218

Site Location

Street Address:
201 STRUBLE ROAD, STATE COLLEGE, PA 16801

Background

The 32-acre Centre County Kepone site, located in State College, Pennsylvania, was a chemical manufacturing facility.  The facility produced the pesticide kepone in 1958, 1959 and 1963, and the pesticide mirex in 1973 and 1974.  All chemical manufacturing operations at the facility ceased in March of 2004.  Process wastes originally were disposed of on-site; in a spray irrigation field, a concrete lagoon, two other earthen lagoons, and also stored in drums on-site.  After leaks were discovered, the material in the lagoons was solidified and disposed of in the two earthen lagoons and capped.  It was later discovered however, the waste ...
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