Tag: Superfund

Superfund in Utah

Superfund is a federal program administered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in cooperation with state governments to identify and cleanup the worst hazardous waste sites in the United States.

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Defense Environmental Restoration Program Sites: Superfund Program

The Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP) was established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to address contamination from past DoD operations and restore land to useable conditions at active installations, Formerly Used Defense Sites (FUDS), and Base Realignment and Closure locations.

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Superfund Program and Federal Facilities

Administered by the CERCLA Branch of the Division of Environmental Response and Remediation Active Superfund Sites Defense Environmental Restoration Program Sites Deleted Superfund Sites Federal Facility Sites Proposed Superfund Sites Superfund is a federal environmental program established by the U.S. Congress to address abandoned hazardous waste sites within the United States. It is also the …

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Active Sites: Superfund Program

Administered by the CERCLA Branch of the Division of Environmental Response and Remediation Site State Project Manager Status Bountiful/Woods Cross 5th South PCE Plume Bountiful, Utah Michael Storck (801) 536-4179 Final NPL Davenport and Flagstaff Smelters Sandy, Utah Thomas Daniels (801) 536-4090 Final NPL Eureka Mills Eureka, Utah Michael Storck (801) 536-4179 Final NPL Five Points PCE Plume …

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Deleted Sites: Superfund Program

  Site State Project Manager Status International Smelting and Refining Tooele, Utah Tony Howes (801) 536-4283 Deleted NPL Petrochem Recycling Corp./Ekotek Plant Salt Lake City, Utah Katie Crane (801) 536-4115 Deleted NPL Rose Park Sludge Pit Salt Lake City, Utah Katie Crane (801) 536-4237 Deleted NPL Sharon Steel Corporation (Midvale Tailings) Midvale, Utah Tony Howes …

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Federal Facilities Sites : Superfund Program

  Site State Project Manager Status Hill Air Force Base Hill Air Force Base, Utah Mo Slam (801) 536-4178 Federal Facility Final NPL Monticello Mill Tailings (USDOE) Monticello, Utah Michael Storck (801) 536-4179 Federal Facility Final NPL Monticello Radioactively Contaminated Properties Monticello, Utah Michael Storck (801) 536-4179 Federal Facility Deleted NPL Ogden Defense Depot (DLA) …

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Proposed Sites: Superfund Program

Administered by the CERCLA Branch of the Division of Environmental Response and Remediation Site State Project Manager Status Kennecott North Zone/Tailings Magna, Utah Douglas Bacon (801) 536-4282 Proposed NPL Kennecott South Zone/Bingham Copperton, Utah Douglas Bacon (801) 536-4282 Remove from Proposed NPL Murray Smelter Murray, Utah Michael Storck (801) 536-4179 Proposed NPL Richardson Flat Tailings …

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DEQ Turns 25: Getting Better with Age

By Donna Kemp Spangler Thirty years ago, becoming an environmental protector wasn’t exactly a common career choice. But many of Utah Department of Environmental Quality’s (DEQ’s) top watchdogs first found their niche in the 1980’s, and protecting Utah’s environment has been a passion ever since. Because of their efforts, Utah’s environment is better today than …

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EPA’s Superfund Program

 By Dave Allison It’s always challenging working as a liaison with the public on abandoned hazardous waste sites in Utah through EPA’s Superfund program. Chances are you’ve probably never heard of CERCLA or Superfund until a site is designated within your community and it’s our job to make a very complex process more understandable. The …

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