EPA Superfund Program: KAISER ALUMINUM (MEAD WORKS), MEAD, WA

Superfund Site Profile

The 240-acre Kaiser Aluminum (Mead Works) site is located near Mead, Washington. From 1942 until 1978, operators at the on-site aluminum reduction facility disposed of pot linings in the northwestern section of the plant property. Site operations and waste disposal practices contaminated soil, sludge and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Remedy construction is underway.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
No
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No