Superfund Site:

FIVE POINTS PCE PLUME
WOODS CROSS/BOUNTIFUL, UT

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Christopher Wardell
(303) 312-6062

Remedial Project Manager
Sam Garcia
(303) 312-6247

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Site Location

Street Address:
APPROX. 1500 SOUTH & STATE HIGHWAY 106
WOODS CROSS/BOUNTIFUL, UT 84010

Background

The Five Points PCE Plume site is located in the Salt Lake Valley in the cities of Woods Cross City, Bountiful and North Salt Lake City in Davis County, Utah. The site consists of a groundwater plume of tetrachloroethylene (PCE), a chemical used as a dry cleaning agent or metal degreaser.

Woods Cross City first identified PCE in its municipal drinking water well in 1988. Subsequent investigations found that the most likely source of this contamination is a dry cleaning facility, Your Valet Cleaners (YVC), in Bountiful, Utah.

Although the plume begins in Bountiful, it travels west-southwest and most of the mile-long ...
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