EPA Superfund Program: ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE (LANDFILL #4/SLUDGE LAGOON), HOUSTON COUNTY, GA

Superfund Site Profile

The Robins Air Force Base (Robins AFB), a U.S. Air Force Material Command (AFMC) base, performs aircraft maintenance, repair and other support activities. Part of Robins AFB is a Superfund site listed on the National Priorities List (NPL) of contaminated sites; the site includes a landfill (Landfill Number 4, or LF04), a lagoon (Sludge Lagoon) and groundwater contamination. EPA, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (Georgia EPD) and the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) have undertaken cleanup actions at the Robins AFB site, protecting human health and the environment. Physical cleanup activities were completed in 2004. EPA, Georgia EPD and DoD continue to ensure the protectiveness of the site’s remedy through long-term monitoring and cleanup of groundwater, land use controls and required Five-Year Reviews.

TOPICS IN FOCUS

The Robins EAB: http://robinseab.org/

SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (09/30/2004)
Human Exposure
Status

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