OMEGA CHEMICAL CORPORATION
Superfund Site Profile
Announcements and Key Topics
- Since 2009, more than 12,500 pounds of contaminants have been removed from the soil and groundwater at the former Omega Chemical property.
- Operating vapor extraction systems ensure that contaminants in soil do not enter overlying buildings at unsafe levels.
- More than 40 groundwater monitoring wells are being constructed to provide data needed to design a planned regional groundwater cleanup system.
The Omega Chemical Corporation facility was a refrigerant and solvent recycling, reformulation and treatment facility that operated in Whittier, CA from about 1976 to 1991. As a result of spills, ...
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