EPA Superfund Program: DEL AMO, LOS ANGELES, CA

Superfund Site Profile

The Del Amo site is located in Los Angeles. Industrial operations on the 280-acre area from 1943 to 1972 produced synthetic rubber, first for the United States government during World War II and later for the Shell Oil Company. Facility operations contaminated soil and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Today, the site’s long-term cleanup is ongoing. Most of the area has been redeveloped as an industrial park.

TOPICS IN FOCUS

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SITE VIDEO

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqsMkf_IY2U&feature=plcp An informational video was created to provide the public with a description of the SVE/in-situ bioventing system at the Waste Pits area and an update of progress through 2012. v=ZqsMkf_IY2U&feature=p

SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
No
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Not Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No