DWYER PROPERTY GROUND WATER PLUME
Superfund Site Profile
The Dwyer Property Groundwater Plume site is located north of the intersection of Maryland Route 545 (Blue Ball Road) and Maryland Route 279 (Elkton Road), in Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland. The site encompasses a portion of the former explosives manufacturing facilities known as Triumph Explosives and Aerial Products. This company manufactured products for the military. It has been inactive since 1972, and is currently abandoned and overgrown.The site consists of a two distinct groundwater plumes contaminated with volatile organic compounds (VOCs). A specific source of the VOCs in the northern plume has been identified on the property; however, a specific source for the ...
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