Superfund Site:

METAL BANK
PHILADELPHIA, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

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

Remedial Project Manager
William Geiger
(215) 814-3413

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Site Location

Street Address:
COTTMAN & DELAWARE AVE, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19135

Background

The Metal Bank Superfund Site, a ten acre property on the Delaware River, is a former scrap metal and transformer salvage facility located at 7301 Milnor Street in an industrial area of northeast Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Site is bordered by Cottman Avenue on the west; Milnor Street on the north; a recycling company and salvage yard on the east; and the Delaware River on the south. A stormwater outfall owned by the City of Philadelphia at the southern end of Cottman Avenue empties into a mudflat west of the Metal bank site. The Quaker City Yacht Club is located west ...
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