EPA Superfund Program: PACKAGING CORP. OF AMERICA, FILER CITY, MI

Superfund Site Profile

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.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (09/14/1998)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
Yes