Superfund Site: ODESSA CHROMIUM #1
Superfund Site Profile
The Odessa Chromium #1 site is located in Odessa, Texas. Chrome-plating operations in the 1960s and 1970s contaminated groundwater with hexavalent chromium. The Texas Water Commission discovered the chromium contamination in a well in 1978. Following construction of the site’s remedy, operation and maintenance activities are ongoing.