Superfund Site:

PRICE BATTERY LEAD SMELTER
HAMBURG, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

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

Remedial Project Manager
John-D Banks
(215) 814-3214

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Site Location

Street Address:
246 GRAND STREET
HAMBURG, PA 19526

Announcements and Key Topics

To date, 555 home exteriors and 402 home interiors of residential properties have been cleaned up.

In September 2015, EPA issued a Record of Decision detailing EPA's method for the cleanup of Operable Unit (OU) 1 (residential), No Further Action, and the cleanup of OU-2 (facility portion), which includes the former Price Battery facility and Kaercher Creek on the facility property. ...

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Background

The Price Battery plant operated in the Borough of Hamburg, Berks County, Pa., from approximately 1940 to the mid-1990s. Hamburg is located at the foot of the Blue Mountains along ...
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