WPSC STEVENS POINT
STEVENS POINT, WI
Superfund Site Profile
The Wisconsin Public Service Corp. site is located in Stevens Point, Wis. Currently, the 3-acre former MGP plant is open space bounded to the west by a public park owned by the city. The Wisconsin River is just west of the park.
WPSC owned and operated the gas plant from the 1890s to the late 1940s in an area that was historically industrial. Processes included coal carbonization and carbureted water gas. WPSC, under its new name Integrys, still owns the site today.
Preliminary results from samples taken in 2007 indicated the surface soil in
the park and nearby areas is generally clean. ...
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