Brunswick, Cumberland and Sagadahoc Counties. Areas of concern include three landfills and several places used for disposal of wastes, including asbestos, acids, bases, and solvents.
Contaminants: Asbestos · VOCs
Brooksville (Cape Rosier), Hancock County. A former open pit zinc/copper mine occupying approximately 150 acres in a coastal area.
Contaminants: Cadmium · Copper · Lead · Zinc
Meddybemps, Washington County. The Eastern Surplus Company sold army surplus and salvage items. Following a state inspection that revealed chemical odors, leaking electrical transformers, hundreds of deteriorating drums and containers, compressed gas cylinders, 16,000 pounds of calcium carbide, and numerous areas of stained soil, authorities conducted an emergency removal action.
Contaminants: PCBs · VOCs
Corinna, Penobscot County. A textile mill that used hazardous materials, including various dyes, throughout its nearly 90 year history.
Contaminants: Chlorobenzene · Dichlorobenzenes · Tetrachlorobenzenes · Trichlorobenzenes
Location: Windham, Cumberland County
Contaminants: Heavy Metals · PCBs · Petroleum Hydrocarbons
Leeds, Androscoggin County. A 36-acre site containing a former scrap yard. Activities included shredding automobiles. 40,000 cubic yards of auto fluff, consisting of non-ferrous metal, glass, plastic, fabric, foam, rubber and soil, remained on site as of 2014.
Contaminants: Arsenic · Cadmium · Chromium · Lead · PCBs · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene
Limestone, Aroostook County. Military facility that operated from 1952 to 1994. Waste disposal practices included dumping wastes into three abandoned gravel pits.
Contaminants: Benzene · Heavy Metals · PAHs · PCBs · Toluene · Trichloroethene
Location: Gray, Cumberland County
Contaminants: Arsenic · Lead · Mercury · Petroleum hydrocarbons · Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene
Location: Kittery, York County
Contaminants: Asbestos · Cadmium · Chromium · Lead · Mercury · PCBs · VOCs
Location: Saco, York County
Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs
Location: South Hope, Knox County
Contaminants: 1,1-Dichlorethene · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene · Xylenes
Location: Plymouth, Penobscot County
Contaminants: Dichloroethene · PCBs · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene
Location: Winthrop, Kennebec County