Superfund Site:

PRICE BATTERY LEAD SMELTER
HAMBURG, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Gina Soscia
(215) 814-5538

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 August 2015 EPA released for public comment a Proposed Remedial Action Plan (PRAP) detailing EPAs preferred method for the cleanup of OU-1 (residential) No Further Action and OU-2 (Facility Portion) cleanup of the former Price Battery facility and Kaercher Creek on the facility ...
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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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