Superfund Site:

JASCO CHEMICAL CORP.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Angie Fuoco
(415) 947-4267

Remedial Project Manager
Eric Canteenwala
(415) 972-3932

Site Location

Street Address:
1710 VILLA ST
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA 94041

Background

The former JASCO Chemical Corporation repackaged and formulated chemical products from 1976 until 1995 on two acres of land in Mountain View, Calif. The company’s waste disposal practices and leaks from underground storage tanks contaminated the site’s soil and groundwater. In addition, some chemicals (known as volatile organic compounds) formed vapors in the soil. EPA removed contaminated soil and treated the groundwater to remove chemicals. Though JASCO’s cleanup goals have been met, one volatile organic compound, perchloroethylene (PCE), remains in groundwater. PCE was determined to be from an unknown source, not JASCO. Further, a study by EPA found the PCE ...
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