Superfund Site Profile
The thirdFive-Year Review was completed in September 2017and included recommendations for site maintenance, ground water monitoring, and surface water monitoring. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is working with Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) to address these recommendations.
The Delatte Metals site is located in Tangipahoa Parish, about 2.5 miles southeast of Ponchatoula, Louisiana. The site includes the former Delatte Metals, Inc. facility, the abandoned North Ponchatoula Battery (NPB) facility and nearby residential areas. The former facility properties occupy about 19 acres. The total area of the site, encompassing both on-facility and off-facility areas, is about 57 acres. While ...
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