Superfund Site:

EAGLE PICHER CAREFREE BATTERY
SOCORRO, NM

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Jason McKinney
(214) 665-8132

Remedial Project Manager
Sairam Appaji
(214) 665-3126

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Site Location

Street Address:
EXIT 152 I-25, SOCORRO, NM 87801

Background

Current Activities
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in conjunction with the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED), are conducting a Remedial Investigation and Feasibility Study (RI/FS) for the Eagle Picher Carefree Battery Superfund site (Site). A Remedial Investigation is an investigation to determine the extent of the contamination at the site and potential risk to the community. A Feasibility Study will examine and evaluate various remedial cleanup alternatives. The current RI/FS will focus primarily on collecting data to determine if any risk is present to residents from vapor intrusion. From June 2015 through February 2016, the EPA conducted soil gas and ...
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