Superfund Site:

AMCO CHEMICAL
OAKLAND, CA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Sarah Cafasso
(415) 972-3076

Remedial Project Manager
Kelly Manheimer
(415) 972-3290

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Site Location

Street Address:
1414 THIRD STREET, OAKLAND, CA 94607

Background

In English and Spanish. En ingles y en español.

The Former AMCO Chemical Facility is located at 1414 3rd Street in Oakland, California, one block south of the West Oakland Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station. Concern about environmental conditions at and near the site arose in June 1995 when utility workers encountered strong chemical odors while digging in the area. Preliminary sampling at the site and on 3rd Street, south of the site, indicated the presence of vinyl chloride and other chlorinated solvents in soil, soil gas and groundwater. Site investigations and cleanup planning are ongoing.

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