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Land Contamination Report: NEW CASTLE County, DE
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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for NEW CASTLE County

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  • Data Summary
    Number of sites on the National Priority List (Superfund): 9
    Number of Superfund sites that have contaminated or threatened drinking water sources: A mimimum of 4 sites
    Remedial Assessment Not Begun: 0 sites
    Emergency Removal of Contaminants / Remedial Assessment Not Begun: 0 sites
    Study Underway: 1 site
    Remedy Selected: 0 sites
    Design Underway: 1 site
    Construction Underway: 0 sites
    Construction Completed: 7 sites
    Number of facilities releasing TRI chemicals to land: 2
    Pounds of TRI chemicals released to land: 307,118
    Number of facilities injecting TRI chemicals underground: 0
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  • Most Common Contaminants in NEW CASTLE County
    Detected at Superfund sites: LEAD List all
    Released to land at TRI facilities:  VANADIUM COMPOUNDS List all
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