Superfund Site:

TELEDYNE WAH CHANG
ALBANY, OR

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Remedial Project Manager
Ravi Sanga
(206) 553-4092

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Site Location

Street Address:
1600 OLD SALEM RD NE, ALBANY, OR 97321

Background

Update: Start of 5th Five-Year Review
The EPA is starting the latest Protectiveness Review for the Teledyne Wah Chang Superfund Site. Protectiveness Reviews assess sites every five years to ensure cleanups continue to be protective of human health and the environment.

Cleanup Summary:
The site was contaminated by wastes, including radionuclides and volatile organic compounds, from a metals production plant. These contaminants impacted soils, sediments, and groundwater. Cleanups took place during the mid and late 1990s. The cleanup combined soil excavation, installation of a system that extracts and treats contaminated groundwater, and land use restrictions. The groundwater extraction and treatment, enhanced ...
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