Superfund Site:

AMP, INC. (GLEN ROCK FACILITY)
GLEN ROCK, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Lavar Thomas
(215) 814-5535

Remedial Project Manager
Mitch Cron
(215) 814-3286

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Site Location

Street Address:
OLD RTE 11 - SUSQUEHANNA RD, GLEN ROCK, PA 17327

Background

The AMP, Inc. Glen Rock facility is a 20-acre site located in a rural area outside of Glen Rock, Pennsylvania. The facility is the plastics division of AMP, Inc., which manufactures injection-molded plastics and polyester. The materials development lab uses contact adhesives and lubricants. The facility has a permit for managing hazardous wastes. In 1984, employees' complaints about the taste of their water led to testing. Total solvents, some of which are suspect carcinogens were found at many times the federal drinking water standards. Three wells located on the site were tested, and the owners were notified of the contamination. ...
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