STAUFFER CHEMICAL CO. (LEMOYNE PLANT)
Superfund Site Profile
The Stauffer Chemical Co. (LeMoyne Plant) site is located in Axis, Alabama. It includes the area where the Stauffer Chemical Company (Stauffer) began operating a chemical manufacturing facility in the 1950s. The EPA placed the Site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1984 because of contaminated groundwater, sediment and soil resulting from manufacturing operations. The EPA and the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) have investigated site conditions and the site’s responsible party (RP), Nouryon (former Specialty Chemical business of Akzo Nobel, Inc.) have taken steps to remediate the Site and ensure the Site is protective of ...
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