EPA Superfund Program: MALLARD BAY LANDING BULK PLANT, GRAND CHENIERE, LA

Superfund Site Profile

Current Status

Site was delisted from the National Priorities List (NPL) on September 19, 2005, and is available for reuse. No hazardous substances remain at the Site above levels that prevent unlimited use and unrestricted exposure.

Site Background

The 10-acre Mallard Bay Landing Bulk Plant site is located in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. Mallard Resources, Inc. (MRI) operated a hazardous waste treatment/storage/disposal facility and a hazardous waste generator of petroleum refining industry-listed wastes on site. The facility closed in 1987. Contaminants of concern included volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and metals. Following completion of the remedy at the site, EPA took the site off the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 2005.

National Priorities Listing (NPL) History
HRS Site Score 48.54
Proposal Date: 5/11/2000
Final Date: 7/27/2000
Deletion Proposal Date: 8/19/2005
Final Deletion Date: 9/19/2005

Location: Located on the north bank of the Intracoastal Waterway, near mile marker 193, 23 miles northeast of Grand Cheniere, Cameron Parish, Louisiana.

Population: The nearest individual or regularly occupied building is the resident manager of the Jupiter Plant, located approximately 1,200 feet northeast of the facility. The area surrounding the facility is mainly undeveloped and utilized for hunting and cattle ranching. More than 20 miles of wetland frontage exist within 15 miles of the facility.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (09/18/2003)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
Yes