EPA Superfund Program: NEWTON COUNTY WELLS, JOPLIN, MO

Superfund Site Profile

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.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (04/13/2009)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
Yes