ABERDEEN PESTICIDE DUMPS
Superfund Site Profile
The 37-acre Aberdeen Pesticide Dumps site is located in Moore County, North Carolina. It includes five separate areas impacted by industrial formulation and blending of pesticides and related waste disposal practices. EPA placed the site on the Superfund Program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1989 because of contaminated debris, groundwater, soil, sediment and surface water resulting from facility operations.
EPA, the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NCDENR), and the site’s potentially responsible parties (PRPs), investigated site conditions and took steps to clean up the site in order to protect people and the environment from contamination. Site contamination does ...
Continue reading background »