Superfund Site:

CRATER RESOURCES, INC./KEYSTONE COKE CO./ALAN WOOD STEEL CO.
UPPER MERION TOWNSHIP, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Gina Soscia
(215) 814-5538

Remedial Project Manager
Joseph McDowell
(215) 814-3192

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Site Location

Street Address:
2200 RENAISSANCE BOULEVARD
UPPER MERION TOWNSHIP, PA 19406

Background

The 50-acre Crater Resources, Inc./Keystone Coke Co./Alan Wood Steel Co. site is located in Upper Merion Township, Pennsylvania. The site consists of four inactive quarries. Beginning in 1919, Alan Wood Steel Company disposed of wastes generated by its coking facility in Swedeland, Pennsylvania, in three of the quarries at the site. In 1977, Keystone Coke Company purchased Alan Wood Steel Company. The firm continued to dispose of wastes at the site until 1980, when all operations at the facility ceased. Site activities contaminated soil, sediment and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. EPA placed this site on the Superfund program's National Priorities ...
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