Superfund Site:

AVTEX FIBERS, INC.
FRONT ROYAL, VA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

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

Remedial Project Manager
Jeffrey Thomas
(215) 814-3377

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Site Location

Street Address:
404 KENDRICK LANE, FRONT ROYAL, VA 22630

Background

The Avtex Fibers, Inc. site is located in Front Royal, Virginia. The area includes a 440-acre plant that manufactured rayon and other synthetics from 1940 to 1989. Plant waste disposed of in on-site impoundments and fill areas contaminated groundwater, soil and the Shenandoah River with hazardous chemicals. Cleanup is underway.