CHARLES MACON LAGOON AND DRUM STORAGE
Superfund Site Profile
The Charles Macon Lagoon and Drum Storage site is located in Cordova, North Carolina. It includes two separate, independently owned parcels of land: a 40-acre area owned by the Macon family and a 1-acre area owned by the Dockery family. The site, also known as the Macon Dockery site, includes the area where a waste oil recycling facility operated from 1979 to 1982. EPA placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1987 because of contaminated groundwater and soil resulting from facility operations. EPA, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ), and two of the ...
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