Superfund Site:

SHIAWASSEE RIVER
HOWELL, MI

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Charles Rodriguez
(312) 886-7472

Remedial Project Manager
John Wegrzyn
(312) 886-1443

Site Location

Street Address:
M59 TO STATE ROAD LIVINGSTON COU, HOWELL, MI 48843

Background

Since 1969, the Cast Forge Company (CFC) and now Western Wheel have manufactured aluminum cast products in Howell, Michigan, at the CFC facility. Until 1973, wastewater contaminated by hydraulic fluids containing polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) was discharged by the potentially responsible parties to the South Branch of the Shiawassee River. From 1973 to 1977, wastewater was discharged into a 400,000 gallon on-site lagoon. Discharges from this lagoon, as well as ...
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