Superfund Site:

MCADOO ASSOCIATES
MCADOO BOROUGH, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Lavar Thomas
(215) 814-5535

Remedial Project Manager
Aaron Mroz
(215) 814-3172

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Site Location

Street Address:
US 309 & OFF RAMP OF I 81
MCADOO BOROUGH, PA 18237

Background

The McAdoo Associates site, located in Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, consists of two areas: the McAdoo Kline Township (MKT) location, covering about 8 acres in Kline Township, and the McAdoo Blaine Street (MBS) location, occupying less than 1 acre in McAdoo Borough.

The original use of the MKT location was the strip and deep mining of anthracite coal, which occurred sporadically from the 1880s to the 1960s.  In 1975, McAdoo Associates acquired a 1 ½ acre tract comprising the western portion of the MKT location and used this site to reclaim metals from waste sludges by operating two rotary kiln furnaces and a ...
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