Superfund Site:

PALMERTON ZINC PILE
PALMERTON, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Alexander Mandell
(215) 814-5517

Remedial Project Manager
Andrew Hass
(215) 814-2049

Site Location

Street Address:
211 FRANKLIN ST
PALMERTON, PA 18071

Announcements and Key Topics

The wetland restoration is complete, which can be found on the Operable Unit 4 section of the site. The Remedial Investigation and Feasibility Study (RI/FS) is still ongoing. EPA contniues to oversee the protectiveness of the remedy in place for the addtional operable units (OU-1, OU-2, and OU-3).


Background

The Palmerton Zinc Pile Site is the area of a former primary zinc smelting operation. The site encompasses the Borough of Palmerton and surrounding areas, Blue Mountain, a large smelting ...
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