Minnesota Superfund Sites

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Arrowhead Refinery Co.

Location: Hermantown, St. Louis County

Contaminants: Metals · PAHs · Petroleum hydrocarbons · VOCs


Baytown Township Ground Water Plume

Location: Washington County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Burlington Northern (Brainerd/Baxter)

Location: Brainerd and Baxter, Crow Wing County

Contaminants: PAHs · Phenols


FMC Corp. (Fridley Plant)

Location: Fridley, Anoka County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Freeway Sanitary Landfill

Location: Burnsville, Dakota County

Contaminants: Manganese · Tetrachloroethene · Thallium · Vinyl Chloride


Fridley Commons Park Well Field

Location: Fridley, Anoka County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


General Mills/Henkel Corp.

Location: Minneapolis, Hennepin County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Joslyn Manufacturing & Supply Co.

Location: Brooklyn Center, Hennepin County

Contaminants: Dioxins · Furans · PAHs · Pentachlorophenol


Koppers Coke

Location: Saint Paul, Ramsey County

Contaminants: Cyanide · Metals · PAHs · SVOCs · VOCs


Kurt Manufacturing Co.

Location: Fridley, Anoka

Contaminants: cis-1,2-Dichloroethene · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene


Lehillier/Mankato Site

Location: Blue Earth County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Long Prairie Ground Water Contamination

Location: Long Prairie, Todd County

Contaminants: Dichloroethenes · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride

NPL Status: Active; Listed in 1986


MacGillis & Gibbs/Bell Lumber & Pole Co.

Location: New Brighton, Ramsey County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Chromium · Copper · PAHs · Pentachlorophenol


Naval Industrial Reserve Ordnance Plant

Location: Fridley, Anoka County

Contaminants: Methylene Chloride · PAHs · Trichloroethene


New Brighton/Arden Hills/TCAAP (USARMY)

Location: Ramsey County

Contaminants: Cyanide · Explosives · Heavy Metals · PCBs · Pesticides · SVOCs · VOCs


Nutting Truck & Caster Co.

Location: Faribault, Rice County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Oakdale Dump

Location: Oakdale, Washington County

Contaminants: Benzene · Isopropyl ether


Perham Arsenic Site

Location: Perham, Otter Tail County

Contaminants: Arsenic


Reilly Tar & Chemical (St. Louis Park Plant)

Location: St. Louis Park, Hennepin County

Contaminants: PAHs


Ritari Post & Pole

Location: Sebeka, Wadena County

Contaminants: Dioxins · Furans · Pentachlorophenol


Saint Louis River Site

Location: St. Louis County

Contaminants: Cyanide · Dioxins · Furans · Heavy Metals · Mercury · Naphthalene · PAHs · PCBs · SVOCs · VOCs


Saint Regis Paper Co.

Location: Cass Lake, Cass County

Contaminants: Dioxins · Furans · Heavy Metals · PAHs · Pentachlorophenol


South Andover Site

Location: Andover, Anoka County

Contaminants: Vinyl Chloride · VOCs


South Minneapolis Residential Soil Contamination

Location: Minneapolis, Hennepin County

Contaminants: Arsenic


Waite Park Wells

Location: Waite Park, Stearns County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Lead · PCBs · Petroleum hydrocarbons · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene · VOCs


 Deleted Sites

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Adrian Municipal Well Field

Adrian, Nobles County. Contaminated ground water, possibly from nearby underground storage tanks. Deleted from the NPL in 1992.

Contaminants: Benzene · Toluene


Agate Lake Scrapyard

Fairview Township, Cass County. Deleted from the NPL in 1997.

Contaminants: Benzene · Dioxins · Furans · Lead · Methylene Chloride · PCBs · Toluene · Trichloroethene


Boise Cascade/Onan Corp./Medtronics,Inc.

Fridley, Anoka County. Deleted from the NPL in 1995.

Contaminants: Creosote · Phenols


Dakhue Sanitary Landfill

Dakota County. Deleted from the NPL in 1995.

Contaminants: Cadmium · Chloroform · Heavy Metals · Lead · VOCs


East Bethel Demolition Landfill

East Bethel Township, Anoka County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: Barium · Cadmium · Lead · Mercury · VOCs


Koch Refining Co./N-Ren Corp.

Rosemount, Dakota County. Deleted from the NPL in 1995.

Contaminants: Benzene · Lead · PAHs · Phenols · Toluene · VOCs · Xylenes


Kummer Sanitary Landfill

Bemidji, Beltrami County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: Carbon Tetrachloride · Naphthalene · Vinyl Chloride · Xylenes


LaGrand Sanitary Landfill

Douglas County. Deleted from the NPL in 1997.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Barium


Morris Arsenic Dump

Stevens County. Deleted from the NPL in 1986.

Contaminants: Arsenic


NL Industries/Taracorp/Golden Auto

St. Louis Park, Hennepin County. Deleted from the NPL in 1998.

Contaminants: Lead


Oak Grove Sanitary Landfill

Oak Grove, Anoka County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · 1,2-Dichloroethane · Nickel · Vinyl Chloride


Olmsted County Sanitary Landfill

Oronoco, Olmsted County. Deleted from the NPL in 1995.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs


Pine Bend Sanitary Landfill

Inver Grove Heights, Dakota County. Deleted from the NPL in 1998.

Contaminants: VOCs


Saint Augusta Sanitary Landfill/Engen Dump

St. Augusta Township, Stearns County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Atrazine · Barium · Lead · Manganese · Phthalates · VOCs


Twin Cities Air Force Base (SAR Landfill)

Minneapolis, Hennepin County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Beryllium · Cadmium · Lead · Nickel · Selenium · Vanadium


Union Scrap Iron & Metal Co.

Minneapolis, Hennepin County. Deleted from the NPL in 1991.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Cadmium · Copper · Lead · Nickel · PCBs


University of Minnesota (Rosemount Research Center)

Rosemount, Dakota County. Deleted from the NPL in 2001.

Contaminants: Chloroform · Copper · Lead · PCBs · VOCs


Washington County Landfill

Lake Elmo, Washington County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: Perfluorochemicals · VOCs


Waste Disposal Engineering

Andover, Anoka County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: VOCs


Whittaker Corp.

Minneapolis, Hennepin County. Deleted from the NPL in 1999.

Contaminants: Cadmium · Heavy Metals · Lead · VOCs


Windom Dump

Windom, Cottonwood County. Deleted from the NPL in 2000.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Cadmium · Chromium · cis-1,2-Dichloroethene · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride