Superfund Site:

HASTINGS GROUND WATER CONTAMINATION
HASTINGS, NE

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Pamela Houston
(913) 551-7699

Remedial Project Manager
Bill Gresham
(913) 551-7804

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Site Location

Street Address:
E CENTRAL HASTINGS
HASTINGS, NE 68901

Background

The Hastings Ground Water Contamination Site is located in and around Hastings, Nebraska. The site was placed on the National Priorities List in 1986. The Site consists of 7 Subsites with 20 operable units (OU). Contamination from a vapor degreasing operation, former landfills, a coal gas plant, an industrial park, and a grain elevator have contaminated public and private water supplies. Some subsites and residential properties have been cleaned up. However, environmental risks remain, and long-term cleanup is ongoing. Operation and maintenance activities and monitoring are ongoing.

The Well No. 3 Subsite contains a groundwater plume of carbon tetrachloride (CT) and ...
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