Superfund Site:

RESIN DISPOSAL
JEFFERSON BOROUGH, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

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

Remedial Project Manager
Robert Wallace
(215) 814-3278

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Site Location

Street Address:
TOP OF STILLEY AVENUE, JEFFERSON BOROUGH, PA 15025

Background

The Resin Disposal Site is located approximately 0.5 miles from the Monongahela River, in Jefferson Hills Borough, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.  Approximately 50 people live within a half-mile of the Site.

The Site includes a capped, former industrial waste landfill that was used between 1950 and 1964 for disposal of resin manufacturing waste.  The approximate two-acre landfill is within a 30-acre parcel of land.  Historic disposal activities at the Site resulted in contaminated soils, groundwater, surface water and sediment.

The former landfill received about 85,000 tons of industrial waste from 1949 to 1964.  At that time, the landfill was owned and operated by ...
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