Superfund Site:

CAPE FEAR WOOD PRESERVING
FAYETTEVILLE, NC

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Stephanie Brown
(404) 562-8450

Remedial Project Manager
Hilary Thornton
(404) 562-8809

Site Location

Street Address:
REILLY RD
FAYETTEVILLE, NC 28303

Background

The 9-acre Cape Fear Wood Preserving site is located in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The site includes the area where Cape Fear Wood Preserving Company operated a wood-preserving facility from 1953 to 1983. EPA placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1987 because of contaminated groundwater, soil, sediment and surface water resulting from facility operations. EPA and the North Carolina Department of Environment Quality (NCDEQ) 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 ...
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