Superfund Site:

LIBBY ASBESTOS SITE
LIBBY, MT

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Katherine Jenkins
(303) 312-6351

Remedial Project Manager
Mike Cirian
(406) 293-6194

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Site Location

Street Address:
512 CALIFORNIA AVENUE
LIBBY, MT 59923

Announcements and Key Topics

EPA is requesting public comments on the Operations and Maintenance (O&M) plan for OU4 and OU7 (cities of Libby and Troy) of the site. O&M is designed to ensure that the remedy functions as it was designed, and that human health and the environment are protected in the long term.

Comments will be accepted from January 7 through February 6, 2020. ...
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Background

Gold miners discovered vermiculite in Libby in 1881. In the 1920s, the Zonolite Company formed and began mining the vermiculite. In 1963, W.R. Grace bought the Zonolite mining operations. The ...
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