Superfund Site:

WRIGLEY CHARCOAL PLANT
WRIGLEY, TN

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Angela Miller
(404) 562-8561

Remedial Project Manager
Candice Teichert
(404) 562-8821

Site Location

Street Address:
OLD CHARCOAL RD 1 MI S OF LYLE
WRIGLEY, TN 37098

Background

The Wrigley Charcoal Plant site is located in Wrigley, Tennessee. It includes seven distinct areas affected by various industrial activities. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1989 because of contaminated debris, groundwater and soil resulting from facility operations. EPA and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) have investigated site conditions and taken steps to clean up the site in order to protect people and the environment from contamination.

  • From 2009 to 2011, EPA undertook a range of additional sampling activities at the site.
  • In December 2013, a catastrophic fire ...
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