Superfund Site: PACKAGING CORP. OF AMERICA
FILER CITY, MI

Superfund Site Profile

SITE BACKGROUND

The 50-acre Packaging Corporation of America site is located in Manistee County, Michigan. A pulping mill produced materials for corrugated boxes on site. Site features include a waste disposal area with eight lagoons. Waste disposal operations contaminated soil and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Affected groundwater discharges to nearby Manistee Lake. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities are ongoing.