Superfund Site:

VELSICOL CHEMICAL CORP. (MICHIGAN)
ST. LOUIS, MI

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Diane Russell
(989) 395-3493

Remedial Project Manager
Thomas Alcamo
(312) 886-7278

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Site Location

Street Address:
500 N BANKSON STREET, ST. LOUIS, MI 48880

Announcements and Key Topics

The Velsicol site received $9.7M of funding for the in-situ thermal treatment system for Area 1 of the main plant in early 2017. In-situ thermal treatment involves removing harmful chemicals from the soil and groundwater, in-place, using heat. EPA completed site preparation activities over the summer, which included the construction of additional service roads, a new entrance from M-46, and a ...
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Background

Velsicol Chemical Corp. (formerly Michigan Chemical Corp.) produced various chemical compounds and products at its 54-acre main plant site in St. Louis, Mich., from 1936 to 1978. Products included the ...
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