EPA Superfund Program: FRONTIER HARD CHROME, INC., VANCOUVER, WA

Superfund Site Profile

The half-acre Frontier Hard Chrome (FHC), Inc. site is located in Vancouver, Washington. From 1958 to 1983, FHC performed plating operations at the site. Site activities include discharging process wastewaters containing hexavalent chromium directly to an on-site dry well. Site operations and waste disposal practices contaminated soil and groundwater with hexavalent chromium. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities are ongoing.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (09/22/2003)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
Yes