Superfund Site:

NEWTON COUNTY WELLS
JOPLIN, MO

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Elizabeth Kramer
(913) 551-7186

Remedial Project Manager
TONYA HOWELL
(913) 551-7589

Site Location

Street Address:
3200 MOORHEAD DRIVE, JOPLIN, MO 64804

Background

The Newton County Wells Site is located in northern Newton County, Missouri. From 1972 to 1982, FAG Bearings used trichloroethylene (TCE) as a degreaser in its ball bearings manufacturing process. Operations at the 2.5-acre site contaminated soil and groundwater.