Superfund Site:

BLUE RIDGE PLATING COMPANY
ARDEN, 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:
171 GLENN BRIDGE ROAD
ARDEN, NC 28704

Background

The Blue Ridge Plating Company site is located in Arden, Buncombe County, North Carolina. It includes the area where Blue Ridge Plating Company has operated a metal plating facility since 1974. EPA placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 2005 because of contaminated groundwater and soil resulting from facility operations.

EPA and the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NCDENR) have investigated site conditions and taken steps to clean up the site in order to protect people and the environment from contamination. Site contamination does not currently threaten people living and working near the ...
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