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Superfund Site Report: QUANTA RESOURCES
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  • Site Description
    Stage of Clean-up: Emergency Removal of Contaminants / Remedial Assessment Not Begun

    The Quanta Resources Corporation (QRC) site is located at 163 River Road in Edgewater, Bergen County, New Jersey. The site covers approximately 8 acres since the expansion of River Road took over a portion of the site. The site property is bordered to the north by the Celotex Industrial Park, to the south by the former Spencer-Kellogg Industrial Park, to the west by River Road, and to the east by the Hudson River. From approximately 1930 to 1981 the site had been used as an OIL and TAR storage and reclamation facility. Beginning in the early 1930s, Allied Chemical Corporation Asphalt Division (now Allied-Signal) operated a TAR processing plant at the site. In 1974, Allied Chemical sold the property to the estate of Mr. James Frola and Mr. Albert Von Dohln. In 1977, Mr. Frola and Mr. Van Dohln leased the property to E.R.P. Corporation for the storage and recycling of OIL. Shortly thereafter, E.R.P. assigned its lease to Edgewater Terminals, Incorporated. Quanta Resources Corporation obtained usage of the property through transfer of the lease from Edgewater Terminals.  More...
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  • Threats and Contaminants
    Contaminants Detected

    Air Soil Other
    ARSENIC    X
    STYRENE    X
    TETRACHLOROETHANE, 1,1,2,2-    X
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  • Pre-Cleanup Rankings
    EPA Hazard Ranking System scores for QUANTA RESOURCES:

    Less Hazard National Average More Hazard
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    Rank Superfund sites in the U.S., NEW JERSEY, or in BERGEN County by EPA Hazard Ranking Scores.

    *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: NJD000606442
    Address: ONE RIVER RD
    EDGEWATER, NJ 07020
    Site Ownership: Unknown
    Category of Site: No data
    Date of Final Listing on the NPL: September 05, 2002
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  • Potentially Responsible Party (PRP) Involvement
    Number of PRPs currently associated with this site: Unknown

    List Potentially Responsible Parties identified by U.S. EPA as associated with the QUANTA RESOURCES Superfund site.
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