SHERWOOD MEDICAL CO.
Superfund Site Profile
The 60-acre Sherwood Medical Co. Site is located in Norfolk, Madison County, Nebraska. Sherwood Medical Co. began its operations at the site in 1961. Medical syringes and other medical products were manufactured at this facility using injection-molding processes. Chlorinated solvents were used during the manufacturing processes which resulted in soil and groundwater contamination beneath the facility consisting mainly of volatile organic compounds (VOCs). The facility continues to manufacture medical equipment and is currently owned and operated by Cardinal Health. Operation and maintenance activities and monitoring are ongoing at the site.
The third Five-Year Review was completed for the site in September 2013. The ...
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