Superfund Site:

MIAMI DRUM SERVICES
MIAMI, FL

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Ron Tolliver
(404) 562-9591

Remedial Project Manager
Marcia O'Neal
(404) 562-8091

Site Location

Street Address:
6601 NW 72nd Avenue
MIAMI, FL 33166

Background

The 1.2-acre Miami Drum Services site is located in Miami, Florida. It includes the area where the Miami Drum Services company cleaned and recycled drums from 1966 to 1981. EPA placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1983 because of contaminated soil and groundwater resulting from facility operations. EPA, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) and Miami-Dade County have investigated site conditions and taken steps to clean up the site in order to protect people and the environment from contamination. Site contamination does not currently threaten people living and working near the site. By ...
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