Superfund Site Profile
The Brantley Landfill site includes the area where Barmet Corporation operated a landfill from 1978 to 1980. The EPA placed the Site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1990 because of air, groundwater, sediment, soil and surface water contamination resulting from landfill operations. The EPA, the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection (KDEP) and Barmet Corporation (then Commonwealth Aluminum Concast, Inc. and now Aleris), the site’s potentially responsible party (PRP), have investigated site conditions and taken steps to cleanup the site in order to protect human health and the environment from contamination. Site contamination does not currently threaten ...
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