EPA Superfund Program: NORTH PENN - AREA 7, NORTH WALES, PA

Superfund Site Profile

The North Penn – Area 7 site is located in North Wales in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The 650-acre area encompasses five industrial facility properties:

  •  Spra-Fin, Inc., a metal manufacturing and finishing business; the former Ford Electronics and Refrigeration Corp., which made electrical autoparts;
  • Teleflex, Inc., which made mechanical, electrical and pneumatic controls for aircraft;
  • the former Leeds and Northrup, Inc., which made electronic instruments; and
  • the former Zenith Electronic, Corp., which made television picture tubes.

Historical operations at these facilities contaminated groundwater primarily with volatile organic compounds, which were used in solvents or degreasers.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
No
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Insufficient Data
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No