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Superfund Site Report: OLD WILMINGTON ROAD GROUND WATER CONTAMINATION
 
 
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  • Site Description
    Stage of Clean-up: Study Underway

    Pennsylvania The Old Wilmington Road Ground Water Contamination site is g round water contaminated with various VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS (VOCS) located in the vicinity of Old Wilmington Road in Sadsbury ville, Pennsylvania. The ground water plume was discovered durin g a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Site Inspection (S I) completed for the Perry Phillips Landfill site located along O ld Wilmington Road in Sadsburyville. During the SI, 11 home well s were sampled. Laboratory results indicated that the Perry Phil lips home well located on the site and other wells in the vicinit y were contaminated with VOCS and MANGANESE at significantly high levels. A well that provided water to the 60 residents of a mob ile home park owned by Perry Phillips was found to be contaminate d with TRICHLOROETHENE (TCE).  More...
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  • Threats and Contaminants
    Contaminants Detected

      Ground
    Water
    Surface
    Water
    Air Soil Other
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANEX    
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANEX    
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANEX    
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENEX    
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE    X
    1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENEX    
    CHLOROETHANEX    
    CHLOROFORMX    
    MANGANESEX    
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDSX    
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENEX    
    TRICHLOROETHYLENEX    
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANEX    


    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 OLD WILMINGTON ROAD GROUND WATER CONTAMINATION:

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    Overall site:
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    Rank Superfund sites in the U.S., PENNSYLVANIA, or in CHESTER 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
    Site Name: OLD WILMINGTON ROAD GROUND WATER CONTAMINATION
    EPA ID: PAD981938939
    Address: OLD WILMINGTON RD
    SADSBURYVILLE, PA 19320
    Other Names: PERRY PHILLIPS TRANS STATION *
    Site Ownership: Other
    Category of Site: Landfill
    Date of Final Listing on the NPL: February 04, 2000
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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 OLD WILMINGTON ROAD GROUND WATER CONTAMINATION Superfund site.
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