FEDERATED METALS CORP WHITING
Superfund Site Profile
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On the second week of April EPA resumed field work at the Federated Metals Corp. site after suspending field activities during the winter months.
During 2018, EPA collected soil samples from 242 properties to determine the extent of historic lead contamination from the Federated Metals plant. The assessment found 163 residential yards that had soil lead levels above EPA’s health standard.
The Federated Metals Corporation site is a former metal smelting and refining facility, encompassing approximately 19 acres, in Hammond, Indiana. The site consists of two land parcels, a 9-acre former ...
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