EPA Superfund Program: SOLITRON DEVICES INC, WEST PALM BEACH, FL

Superfund Site Profile

The 8-acre site is located at 1177 Blue Heron Boulevard in Riviera Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida. The site is south of Blue Heron Boulevard, between Avenue P and a north-south canal west of Australian Avenue. The site is located in a mixed industrial, commercial and residential area in Riviera Beach. There is a residential community across the street from the site. The site is located less than a mile southwest of the City of Riviera Beach’s water treatment plant.

In 1959, Honeywell, Inc. built a facility at the site and began manufacturing electronic components for the defense and space industries. Solitron Devices, Inc. assumed ownership from Honeywell, Inc. in 1965, continuing similar operations and expanding the facility. Operations ended in 1992. The owner sold the site property in 2000. The new owner redeveloped the site for commercial and light industrial land uses, including warehousing, light manufacturing and storage. In 2008, All Air Conditioned Self Storage, Inc. purchased the property and currently operates a self-storage facility. A public park is also located on site.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (06/14/2016)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
Yes