ACME SOLVENT RECLAIMING, INC. (MORRISTOWN PLANT)
Superfund Site Profile
The 20-acre Acme Solvent Reclaiming (Morristown Plant) site was used as a
drum storage and disposal area for wastes. From 1960 to 1970, the site consisted
of seven waste disposal lagoons and open storage of 10,000 to 15,000 drums.
Testing of groundwater found it to contain volatile organic compounds (VOCs).
Soil sampling identified VOCs, phthalates, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), and
metals including lead and chromium. The Site is located near 8500 Lindenwood
Road, south of New Milford and approximately five miles south of Rockford in
unincorporated Winnebago County. This site is being addressed through federal,
state, and potentially responsible party (PRP) ...
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