Superfund Site:

ATLANTIC WOOD INDUSTRIES, INC.
PORTSMOUTH, VA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

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

Remedial Project Manager
Randy Sturgeon
(215) 814-3227

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Site Location

Street Address:
3950 ELM ST, PORTSMOUTH, VA 23704

Announcements and Key Topics

In the fall of 2017, EPA completed dredging approximately 300,000 cubic yards of contaminated sediment from the Southern Branch of the Elizabeth River.  This was the largest phase of the approximately $100 million cleanup and addressed the worst area of contamination in the industrial river, which flows to the Chesapeake Bay.  About 24 acres of the river were dredged.  The ...
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Background

The Atlantic Wood Industries (AWI) Site is approximately 50 acres of land on the industrialized waterfront of Portsmouth, Virginia, and over 30 acres of contaminated sediments in the Southern Branch ...
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