Superfund Site:

BIG RIVER MINE TAILINGS/ST. JOE MINERALS CORP.
DESLOGE, MO

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Elizabeth Kramer
(913) 551-7186

Remedial Project Manager
Jason Gunter
(913) 551-7358

Site Location

Street Address:
SECTION 25 26 35 & 36 T37N R4E
DESLOGE, MO 63601

Announcements and Key Topics

  • ´╗┐Responsible parties are remediating residential properties with lead concentrations greater than or equal to 400 parts per million (ppm). 
  • ´╗┐EPA will begin a contract to remediate additional residential properties in St. Francois County.  This contract should begin in the summer of 2018. 

Background

The Big River Mine Tailings/St. Joe Minerals Corp. Site is located in a former mining region known as the "Old Lead Belt,” which is 70 miles south of St. Louis.  ...
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