Superfund Site:

STAUFFER CHEMICAL CO (TAMPA)
TAMPA, FL

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
L'Tonya Spencer
(404) 562-8463

Remedial Project Manager
Michael Taylor
(404) 562-8762

Site Location

Street Address:
ORIENT RD & 10TH AV & TAMPA BYPASS CANAL
TAMPA, FL 33619

Background

The Stauffer Chemical Co (Tampa) site is located in Tampa, Florida. It includes the area where an agricultural chemical product manufacturing, packaging and distribution facility operated from 1951 to 1986. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1996 because of contaminated groundwater, sediment, soil and surface water resulting from facility operations. EPA, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) and the site’s potentially responsible party (PRP) have investigated site conditions and taken steps to clean up the site in order to protect people and the environment from contamination. Site contamination ...
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