Superfund Site:

MATTHIESSEN AND HEGELER ZINC COMPANY
LA SALLE, IL

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Ruth Muhtsun
(312) 886-6595

Remedial Project Manager
Demaree Collier
(312) 886-0214

Site Location

Street Address:
PARTS OF SECT. 10, 11, 14 & 15, T33N-R1E
LA SALLE, IL 61301

Announcements and Key Topics

U.S. EPA has begun a time-critical soil cleanup of residential properties where high levels of lead, arsenic, and manganese were identified. These properties will be addressed under Superfund’s Emergency Removal Program.

U.S. EPA will continue work at the Matthiessen and Hegeler Zinc site until the end of construction season and will resume cleanup of contaminated residential properties starting Spring 2019. U.S. ...
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Background

The Matthiessen and Hegeler Zinc Co. site is located in LaSalle, Ill., with a portion of an off-site residential area being investigated in adjacent Peru, Ill. The Matthiessen and Hegeler ...
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