Superfund Site:

BEAUNIT CORP. (CIRCULAR KNIT & DYEING PLANT)
FOUNTAIN INN, SC

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Remedial Project Manager
Randy Bryant
(404) 562-8794

Site Location

Street Address:
206 GEORGIA AVE
FOUNTAIN INN, SC 29644

Background

The Beaunit Corp. (Circular Knit & Dyeing Plant) site is located along Valley View Road in northwest Fountain Inn, 15 miles southeast of Greenville. It includes a lagoon area where a knitting, dyeing and finishing plant disposed of wastewater from its operations from 1951 to 1977. EPA placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1990 because of contaminated groundwater and soil resulting from waste handling practices.

EPA, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC), and the site’s potentially responsible parties (PRPs) have investigated site conditions and taken steps to clean up the site ...
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