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Superfund Site Report: GRAND STREET MERCURY
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  • Site Description
    Stage of Clean-up: Construction Underway

    Conditions at Proposal (December 1996): The Grand Street MERCURY site is located at 720 and 722-732 Grand Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey. The site comprises two buildings, a former industrial building converted into 16 residential/studio spaces with the area of each space between 2,600 and 3,500 square feet and a four story townhouse also slated for residential renovation. The former industrial building is approximately 100 feet by 150 feet, five stories high and is constructed of brick and masonry with interior wooden structural and flooring systems. The townhouse is approximately 25 feet by 40 feet, four stories high and also constructed of brick and masonry with wooden structural and flooring systems. The surrounding area is a mix of residential/commercial and industrial properties. Hoboken High School is located across the street to the northeast. More than 40,000 residents live in a one-half mile radius from the site.  More...
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  • Threats and Contaminants
    Contaminants Detected

    Air Soil Other
    MERCURY    X

    Groundwater and Drinking Water

    Were drinking water wells shut down due to contamination? No data
    Are drinking water wells potentially threatened? No data
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  • Pre-Cleanup Rankings
    EPA Hazard Ranking System scores for GRAND STREET MERCURY:

    Less Hazard National Average More Hazard
    0%         50%         100%

    No HRS scores were associated with this site

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    *Note: EPA's Hazard Ranking System is designed to screen and prioritize sites for the Superfund program, based on limited data available at time of listing. These scores are not based on a comprehensive risk assessment of the site and do not reflect conditions after initiation of cleanup work.
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  • Site Information
    EPA ID: NJ0001327733
    Address: GRAND STREET
    HOBOKEN, NJ 07030
    Site Ownership: Unknown
    Category of Site: No data
    Date of Final Listing on the NPL: September 25, 1997
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  • Potentially Responsible Party (PRP) Involvement
    Number of PRPs currently associated with this site: 0

    List Potentially Responsible Parties identified by U.S. EPA as associated with the GRAND STREET MERCURY Superfund site.
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