Superfund Site: GRANTS CHLORINATED SOLVENTS
GRANTS, NM

Superfund Site Profile

SITE BACKGROUND

The Grants Chlorinated Solvents site is located in Grants, Cibola County, New Mexico. The site consists of a 20-acre, 100-foot-deep groundwater plume that extends about 1,000 feet from the source. An operating dry cleaning facility, no longer a source is the primary source of contamination. The primary chemicals contaminating groundwater include tetrachloroethylene (PCE) and its degradation products. Following remedy construction, operation and maintenance activities and groundwater monitoring are ongoing.