Superfund Site:

LINDANE DUMP
HARRISON TOWNSHIP, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Lavar Thomas
(215) 814-5535

Remedial Project Manager
Brad White
(215) 814-3217

Site Location

Street Address:
RTE 28 & SPRING HILL ROAD, HARRISON TOWNSHIP, PA 15065

Background

The Lindane Dump site is located in Harrison Township in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. The area consists of a 14-acre park and a 47.5-acre lower project zone that includes a closed landfill area. Pesticide and industrial waste were dumped at the site from the mid 1800s to the 1980s. Cleanup activities included capping the site and constructing a leachate collection and treatment system. Operation and maintenance activities at the site are ongoing.

After the completion of cleanup activities at the site in 1999, the Alsco Community Park was restored. The park now includes tennis courts, baseball fields, a utility building, pedestrian paths, ...
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