STATE MARINE OF PORT ARTHUR
JEFFERSON COUNTY, TX
Superfund Site Profile
The EPA issued a “No Further Action is Necessary” Record of Decision in April 2007. This decision was based on a Removal Action, which addressed the materials that posed a risk to human and ecological receptors, and the Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessments, that determined there was no risk to human health and the environment. Institutional controls (i.e., deed restrictions) are in place and have been recorded at the local county offices to ensure that the Site’s use remains industrial/commercial.
The EPA proposed to delete the Site from the National Priorities List (NPL). A “Notice of Intent to Delete” ...
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