Superfund Site:

CABOT/KOPPERS
GAINESVILLE, FL

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Abena Ajanaku
(404) 562-8834

Remedial Project Manager
Scott Miller
(404) 562-9120

Site Location

Street Address:
MAIN ST & 23RD AVE
GAINESVILLE, FL 32601

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Background

The Cabot/Koppers site is located in Gainesville, Florida. The site is made up of two properties, Cabot Carbon property and the Koppers property.  The Koppers property includes the area where a wood-treating facility operated between 1916 and 2009. The Cabot Carbon property includes the area where a charcoal production facility operated. EPA placed the site on the Superfund Program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1984 because of contaminated soil and groundwater. Facility operations caused this contamination.

Beazer East, Inc. and Cabot Corporation are the site’s potentially responsible parties (PRPs). They investigated site conditions and have taken steps to clean up the ...
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