Superfund Site:

LINDSAY MANUFACTURING CO.
LINDSAY, NE

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Pamela Houston
(913) 551-7699

Remedial Project Manager
David Wennerstrom
(913) 551-7996

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Site Location

Street Address:
HWY 91
LINDSAY, NE 68644

Background

The Lindsay Manufacturing Company Site is located in Lindsay, Nebraska. Lindsay Manufacturing Company generated sulfuric acid waste from a galvanizing process at its plant. The wastes were discharged into an unlined pond for 10 years. Use of the pond ceased in 1983, when three groundwater monitoring wells showed contamination. In addition, chlorinated solvents associated with metal parts cleaning and degreasing were discharged to the ground at the site, releasing VOCs to the environment which subsequently migrated into the groundwater beneath the facility. The site is bordered by the town of Lindsay and surrounded by predominately agricultural land. Groundwater is used ...
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