Superfund Site: SAEGERTOWN INDUSTRIAL AREA
SAEGERTOWN, PA

Superfund Site Profile

SITE BACKGROUND

The Saegertown Industrial Area Site is located in Saegertown, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Saegertown is located approximately 25 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania. Four companies previously occupied the 100-acre industrial area site. Due to past operations at the LORD Corporation, an adhesives manufacturer; Saegertown Manufacturing Corporation (SMC), a steel components manufacturer; Spectrum Controls Incorporated (SCI), a ceramic manufacturer; and General American Transportation Company (GATX), a railroad car repair facility, soil, sediment and groundwater were contaminated with hazardous chemicals. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities are ongoing at the LORD property.