Superfund Site:

NATIONAL ELECTRIC COIL CO./COOPER INDUSTRIES
DAYHOIT, KY

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
LATONYA SPENCER
(404) 562-8463

Remedial Project Manager
Neema Atashi
(404) 562-8150

Site Location

Street Address:
OLD HIGHWAY 119
DAYHOIT, KY 40824

Background

The 3.5-acre National Electric Coil Co./Cooper Industries site is located in Dayhoit, Kentucky. It includes the area where National Electric Coil Company operated a coal mining machinery repair facility from 1951 to 1987. From 1987 to 2010, another company operated a similar facility at the site. In 2010, automobile storage operations began at the site. The U.S Environmental Protection Agency placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1992 because of contaminated air, soil and groundwater resulting from coal mining machinery repair operations.

EPA, the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection (KDEP) and the site’s potentially responsible parties ...
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