Superfund Site:

KENNECOTT (SOUTH ZONE)
COPPERTON, UT

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Remedial Project Manager
KEN WANGERUD
(303) 312-6703

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Site Location

Street Address:
10200 SOUTH 8400 WEST
COPPERTON, UT 84006

Announcements and Key Topics

The Utah Department of Environmental Quality (UDEQ) and EPA signed an Explanation of Significant Differences (ESD) in August 2017 covering recommendations for four Records of Decision pertaining to the Kennecott North and South Zone cleanup.

The ESD addresses deficiencies identified in the 2014 and 2016 five-year review reports for the Kennecott North and South Zones, regarding the clarification of and need ...
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Background

The Kennecott South Zone includes the Bingham Mining District in the Oquirrh Mountains, about 25 miles southwest of Salt Lake City, Utah. The area includes Bingham Canyon open pit mine, ...
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