Superfund Site:

AMERICAN BRASS INC.
HEADLAND, AL

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
LATONYA SPENCER
(404) 562-8463

Remedial Project Manager
BRIAN FARRIER
(404) 562-8952

Site Location

Street Address:
HIGHWAY 134 WEST
HEADLAND, AL 36345

Background

The 148-acre American Brass Inc. (ABI) site is located north of Dothan in Henry County, Alabama, on State Highway 134. The site includes a 24-acre area where ABI operated a secondary brass smelter and foundry between 1978 and 1992. ABI leased the site through the Henry County Industrial Development Board while operating. Beginning in 1996, in cooperation with the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM), EPA led the site investigation and cleanup activities. EPA placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1999 because of contaminated soil and groundwater resulting from facility operations.

In 2006, EPA issued a cleanup plan (Record ...
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