Superfund Site:

NATIONAL STARCH & CHEMICAL CORP.
SALISBURY, NC

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Angela Miller
(404) 562-8561

Remedial Project Manager
Jon Borholm
(404) 562-8820

Site Location

Street Address:
CEDAR SPRINGS RD, SALISBURY, NC 28144

Background

The Site is located at 485 Cedar Springs Road in Rowan County, North Carolina, about 5 miles south of the city of Salisbury. From 1970 to present day, a textile finishing and custom specialty chemical manufacturing facility has operated on the Site. Soil, groundwater and surface water contamination at the Site resulted from disposal of 350,000 gallons of reaction vessel wash waters in the Trench Area between 1971 and 1978, the use of former unlined wastewater treatment lagoons, and the use of a leaking underground terra-cotta pipeline conveying process wastewater to the lagoons, and normal industrial activities.

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