Superfund Site:

HARBOR OIL INC.
PORTLAND, OR

Superfund Site Profile

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Site Location

Street Address:
AKA CHEMPRO OF OREGON INC
11535 N FORCE ST
PORTLAND, OR 97217

Background

The 4.2-acre Harbor Oil Inc. site is located in Portland, Oregon, in an industrial area adjacent to Force Lake. A waste oil recycling facility currently operates on the site. Past site operations included a tank truck cleaning business. In 1979, a fire destroyed the facility and ruptured five 20,000-gallon aboveground used oil tanks. Site activities, the fire and a large oil spill in 1974 contaminated soil, sediment and groundwater with metals, oil, pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). Site investigations have determined that contamination does not pose an unacceptable risk to human health or the environment. Therefore, no further action is ...
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