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American Cyanamid

Bridgewater Township, Somerset County. Originally a 575 acre site with nearly a century's history of chemical and pharmaceutical manufacturing. A 140 acre portion of the site has been deleted from the NPL and redeveloped for commercial purposes. Work continues to address risk on the remainder of the site.

Contaminants: Benzene · Chlorobenzene · Chromium · Ethylbenzene · PAHs · PCBs · Xylenes


A. O. Polymer

Sussex County. A four acre facility that manufactured resins, polymers, paper coatings, and plastics. Poor waste management practices resulted in soil and groundwater contamination. Some of the contamination has been removed; treatment of groundwater and contaminated soil continues. Local water users have been connected to public water supplies.

Contaminants: VOCs


Atlantic Resources

Sayreville, Middlesex County. A precious metals recovery facility on a 4.5 acre site. Past activities contaminated soil and groundwater. Remedial measures have included removal of tanks, vats, and thousands of tons of contaminated soil.

Contaminants: Dioxins · Heavy Metals · PAHs · Pesticides · PCBs · SVOCs · VOCs


Bog Creek Farm

Location: Howell Township, Monmouth County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Pesticides · Phthalates · VOCs


Brick Township Landfill

Location: Brick Township, Ocean County

Contaminants: Cadmium · VOCs


Bridgeport Rental & Oil Services

Location: Gloucester County

Contaminants: Barium · Benzene · Cadmium · Chromium · Lead · Methylene Chloride · PCBs


Brook Industrial Park

Location: Bound Brook, Somerset County

Contaminants: Aldrin · Antimony · Arsenic · Beryllium · Cadmium · Chromium · DDT · 1,2-Dichloroethane · Dieldrin · Dioxins · Lead · Nickel · PCBs · Trichloroethene


Burnt Fly Bog

Location: Marlboro Township, Monmouth County and Old Bridge Township, Middlesex County

Contaminants: Lead · PCBs


Caldwell Trucking

Location: Fairfield Township, Essex County

Contaminants: PAHs · PCBs · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene


Chemical Control Corporation

Location: Elizabeth, Union County

Contaminants: 2-Butanone · Vinyl Chloride · Many other chemicals


Chemical Insecticide Corporation

Location: Edison Township, Middlesex County

Contaminants: : Arsenic · Chlordane · DDT · Dinoseb


Chemical Leaman Tank Lines, Inc.

Location: Logan Township, Gloucester County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Chromium · Heavy Metals · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride · Zinc


Chemsol, Inc.

Location: Piscataway Township, Middlesex County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Chloroform · 1,2-Dichloroethane · Lead · Methylene Chloride · PCBs · Pesticides · SVOCs · Vinyl Chloride


Ciba-Geigy

Location: Toms River, Ocean County

Contaminants: Chlorobenzene · 2-Chlorotoluene · 1,2-Dichlorobenzene · 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene · Trichloroethene · VOCs


Cinnaminson Groundwater Contamination

Location: Cinnaminson and Delran Townships, Burlington County

Contaminants: Arsenic · VOCs · Chloroform · Benzene · Tetrachloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Combe Fill South Landfill

Location: Chester and Washington Townships, Morris County

Contaminants: VOCs


Cornell Dubilier Electronics

Location: South Plainfield, Middlesex County

Contaminants: Metals · PCBs · SVOCs · VOCs


Cosden Chemical Coatings

Location: Beverly, Burlington County

Contaminants: Chromium · Copper · Ethylbenzene · Lead · PCBs · Toluene · Xylenes · Zinc


CPS/Madison Industries

Location: Old Bridge Township, Middlesex County

Contaminants: Cadmium · Copper · Lead · VOCs · Zinc


Crown Vantage Landfill

Location: Hunterdon County

Contaminants: Barium · Chromium · Lead · PAHs · PCBs


Curcio Scrap Metal, Inc.

Location: Saddle Brook Township, Bergen County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · PCBs · VOCs


Curtis Specialty Papers

Location: Hunterdon County

Contaminants: PCBs


Dayco Corp./L.E. Carpenter Co.

Location: Wharton Borough, Morris County

Contaminants: Bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate · Ethylbenzene · Xylenes


DeRewal Chemical Company

Location: Kingwood Township, Hunterdon County

Contaminants: Cadmium · Chromium · Copper · Lead · PAHs · VOCs


Diamond Alkali Co.

Location: Newark, Essex County

Contaminants: Dioxins · Pesticides · VOCs


Diamond Head Oil

Location: Kearny, Hudson County

Contaminants: Metals · PCBs · Pesticides · SVOCs · VOCs


D'Imperio Property

Location: Hamilton Township, Atlantic County

Contaminants: Metals · Phenols · VOCs


Dover Municipal Well 4

Location: Dover, Morris County

Contaminants: Dichloroethene · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethane


Ellis Property

Location: Evesham & Medford Townships, Burlington County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Chromium · Heavy Metals · Lead · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Emmells Septic Landfill Site

Location: Galloway Township, Atlantic County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Cadmium · 1,1-Dichloroethene · cis-1,2-Dichloroethene · Lead · PCBs · Toluene · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · 1,1,2-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Evor Phillips Leasing

Location: Old Bridge Township, Middlesex County

Contaminants: Dichloroethane · Metals · Trichloroethene


Ewan Property

Location: Wallingford Way Shamong Township, Burlington County

Contaminants: Acetone · Aluminum · Arsenic · Chromium · SVOCs · Toluene · Trichloroethene · Xylenes


FAA Technical Center

Location: Atlantic County

Contaminants: Metals · Pesticides · VOCs


Fair Lawn Well Field

Location: Borough of Fair Lawn, Bergen County

Contaminants: VOCs


Franklin Burn

Location: Franklin Township, Gloucester County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Dioxins · Furans · PCBs · Pesticides


Fried Industries

Location: East Brunswick Township, Middlesex County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Heavy Metals · Toluene · Vinyl Chloride · Xylenes


Garden State Cleaners

Location: Buena Borough, Atlantic County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Garfield Groundwater Contamination

Location: Garfield, Bergen County

Contaminants: Chromium


Gems Landfill

Location: Gloucester Township, Camden County

Contaminants: DDD · DDE · DDT · Heavy Metals · Pesticides · VOCs


Global Sanitary Landfill

Location: Old Bridge Township, Middlesex County

Contaminants: Benzene · Chloroform · Methylene Chloride · Trichloroethene


Goose Farm

Location: Plumsted Township, Ocean Township

Contaminants: PCBs · SVOCs · VOCs


Helen Kramer Landfill

Location: Mantua Township, Gloucester County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Cadmium · Chromium · Lead · VOCs


Hercules, Inc. (Gibbstown Plant)

Location: Gibbstown, Gloucester County

Contaminants: Benzene · Cumene · Phenols · Lead


Higgins Disposal

Location: Franklin Township, Somerset County

Contaminants: PCBs · VOCs


Higgins Farm

Location: Franklin Township, Somerset County

Contaminants: PCBs · VOCs


Horseshoe Road

Location: Sayreville, Middlesex County

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


Iceland Coin Laundry

Location: Vineland, Cumberland County

Contaminants: 1,2-Dichloroethene · Mercury · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Imperial Oil Company, Inc./ Champion Chemicals

Location: Morganville, Monmouth County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Lead · PAHs · PCBs · Petroleum hydrocarbons · Phthalates · VOCs


JIS Landfill

Location: South Brunswick, Middlesex County

Contaminants: Acetone · Aldrin · Benzene · Chlorobenzene · Methylene Chloride · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Kauffman & Minteer, Inc.

Location: Jobstown, Burlington County

Contaminants: Metals · VOCs


Kin-Buc Landfill

Location: Edison Township, Middlesex County

Contaminants: PCBs


King of Prussia

Location: New Jersey Pine Barrens, Camden County

Contaminants: Beryllium · Chromium · Copper · Nickel · Phthalates · VOCs


Landfill and Development Company

Location: Burlington County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs


Lang Property

Location: Pemberton Township, Burlington County

Contaminants: Metals · VOCs


LCP Chemicals

Location: Union County

Contaminants: Mercury


Lightman Drum Company

Location: Winslow Township, Camden County

Contaminants: Cadmium · Chromium · Lead · Methylene Chloride · PCBs · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Lipari Landfill

Location: Mantua Township, Gloucester County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Beryllium · Chromium · Lead · Nickel · Phenols · Phthalates · VOCs · Zinc


Lone Pine Landfill

Location: Freehold, Monmouth County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Organics · Pesticides


Mansfield Trail Dump

Location: Byram Township, Sussex County

Contaminants: Chlorinated benzenes · cis-1,2-Dichloroethene · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Martin Aaron, Inc.

Location: Camden, Camden County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Cadmium · Lead · Mercury · VOCs


Matlack Inc.

Location: Woolwich, Gloucester County

Contaminants: PCBs · VOCs


Matteo & Sons, Inc.

Location: Thorofare, Gloucester County

Contaminants: Lead · PCBs


Maywood Chemical Company

Location: Bergen County

Contaminants: Metals · SVOCs · Thorium · VOCs


McGuire Air Force Base

Location: Burlington County

Contaminants: PCBs · VOCs


Metaltec/Aerosystems

Location: Franklin Borough, Sussex County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs


Middlesex Sampling Plant

Location: Middlesex

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Chromium · Lead · MTBE · Radionuclides


Monitor Devices/Intercircuits Inc.

Location: Lakewood Industrial Park, Monmouth County

Contaminants: 1,1-Dichloroethene · Trichloroethene


Montgomery Township Housing Development

Location: Montgomery Township, Somerset County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Myers Property

Location: Franklin Township, Hunterdon County

Contaminants: DDT · Pesticides · VOCs


Nascolite Corporation

Location: Millville and Vineland, Cumberland County

Contaminants: Benzene · Cadmium · Lead · Methyl methacrylate · Naphthalene · Phthalates · Toluene · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Naval Air Engineering Station-Lakehurst

Location: Lakehurst, Ocean County

Contaminants: Benzene · Petroleum hydrocarbons · Trichloroethene


Naval Weapons Station Earle

Location: Colts Neck, Monmouth County

Contaminants: Chromium · Lead · VOCs


NL Industries, Inc

Location: Pedricktown, Salem County

Contaminants: Cadmium · Lead


Orange Valley Regional Ground Water Contamination

Location: Orange and West Orange, Essex County

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


Picatinny Arsenal

Location: Rockaway Township, Morris County

Contaminants: Explosives · Metals · PAHs · PCBs · Pesticides · Radionuclides


Pierson's Creek

Location: Newark, Essex County

Contaminants:


PJP Landfill

Location: Jersey City, Hudson County

Contaminants: Benzene · Chlorobenzene · Chromium · Lead · Pesticides · Phenols · VOCs


Pohatcong Valley Groundwater Contamination

Location: Washington and Franklin Townships, Warren County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Price Landfill #1

Location: Egg Harbor Township, Atlantic County

Contaminants: Benzene · Cadmium · Chloroform · Lead · Methylene Chloride · Vinyl Chloride · VOCs


Puchack Well Field

Location: Pennsauken Township, Camden County

Contaminants: Chromium · 1,2-Dichloroethane · Mercury · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Quanta Resources Corp.

Location: Edgewater, Bergen County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Chromium · Creosote · Lead · PAHs · PCBs · VOCs


Radiation Technology, Inc.

Location: Rockaway Township, Morris County

Contaminants: Benzene · Carbon Tetrachloride · Tetrachloroethene


Raritan Bay Slag

Location: Middlesex County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Lead


Reich Farm

Location: Dover Township, Ocean County

Contaminants: SVOCs · Trichloroethene · VOCs


Riverside Industrial Park

Location: Newark, Essex County

Contaminants: Arsenic· Benzene · Chromium· Mercury


Rockaway Borough Well Field

Location: Rockaway Borough, Morris County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Rockaway Township Wells

Location: Rockaway Township, Morris County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene · VOCs


Rocky Hill Municipal Well

Location: Rocky Hill Borough, Somerset County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene · VOCs


Roebling Steel Co.

Location: Florence, Burlington County

Contaminants: Cadmium · Chromium · Copper · Lead · Nickel · PAHs · Zinc


Rolling Knolls Landfill

Location: Chatham Township, Morris County

Contaminants: Metals · PCBs · Phthalates


Route 561 Dump Site

Location: Gibbsboro, Camden County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Chromium · Lead


Scientific Chemical Processing

Location: Carlstadt, Bergen County

Contaminants: Benzene · Chloroform · Heavy Metals · Naphthalene · PAHs · PCBs · Trichloroethene · VOCs


Sharkey Landfill

Location: Morris County

Contaminants: Benzene · Cadmium · Chromium · Heavy Metals · Lead · SVOCs


Sherwin-Williams/Hilliards Creek

Location: Gibbsboro, Camden County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate · Chromium · Copper · Cyanide · Dibutyl phthalate · Lead · Pentachlorophenol · Petroleum hydrocarbons · SVOCs · Xylenes


Shieldalloy Corp.

Location: Newfield, Gloucester County

Contaminants: Chromium · Heavy Metals · VOCs


South Jersey Clothing Company

Location: Buena Borough, Atlantic County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene · VOCs


Standard Chlorine Chem Co. Inc.

Location: Kearny, Hudson County

Contaminants: Chromium · Dioxins · Dichlorobenzene · Naphthalene


Swope Oil & Chemical Co.

Location: Pennsauken Township, Camden County

Contaminants: Metals · PCBs · Phthalates · VOCs


Syncon Resins

Location: Kearny, Hudson County

Contaminants: Aldrin · DDT · Heavy Metals · Lead · Nickel · PCBs · Toluene · Trichloroethene · Xylenes


Unimatic Manufacturing Corp.

Location: Fairfield, Essex County

Contaminants:


United States Avenue Burn Site

Location: Gibbsboro, Camden County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Lead · Pentachlorophenol · Xylenes


Universal Oil Products

Location: East Rutherford, Bergen County

Contaminants: Chlorinated benzenes · Chromium · Lead · Mercury · PAHs · PCBs · Toluene · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride · VOCs


U.S. Radium Corp.

Location: Orange, Essex County

Contaminants: Radium


Ventron/Velsicol

Location: Wood-Ridge Borough, Bergen County

Contaminants: Mercury · PCBs


Vineland Chemical Co., Inc.

Location: Vineland, Cumberland County

Contaminants: Arsenic


Waldick Aerospace Devices, Inc.

Location: Monmouth County

Contaminants: Chromium · VOCs


Welsbach & General Gas Mantle Contamination

Location: Camden and Gloucester City, Camden County

Contaminants: Thorium


White Chemical Corporation

Location: Newark, Essex County

Contaminants: 1,2-Dichloroethane · Ethylbenzene · 1,1,2-Trichloroethane · 1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene · Xylenes


White Swan Cleaners/Sun Cleaners Area Groundwater Contamination

Location: Wall Township, Monmouth County

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


Williams Property

Location: Cape May County

Contaminants: Methylene Chloride · Phthalates · Xylenes


Woodbrook Road Dump

Location: South Plainfield, Middlesex County

Contaminants: PCBs


Woodland Route 532 Dump

Location: Woodland Township, Burlington County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Lead · Pesticides · SVOCs · VOCs · Zinc


Woodland Route 72 Dump

Location: Woodland Township, Burlington County

Contaminants: DDT · Heavy Metals · Lead · PCBs · Pesticides · Radium-226 · SVOCs · Thorium-232 · Uranium-238 · VOCs


Zschiegner Refining

Location: Howell Township, Monmouth County

Contaminants: Chromium · Copper · Nickel


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Asbestos Dump

Millington, Morris County. Deleted from the NPL in 2010.

Contaminants: Asbestos


Beachwood/Berkeley Wells

Ocean County. Deleted from the NPL in 1992.

Contaminants: Lead


Combe Fill North Landfill

Mt. Olive Township, Morris County. Deleted from the NPL in 2004.

Contaminants: VOCs


Cooper Road Dump

Voorhees Township, Camden County. Deleted from the NPL in 1989.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Lead · VOCs


Delilah Road

Egg Harbor Township, Atlantic County. Deleted from the NPL in 2009.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Barium · Beryllium · Selenium · VOCs


Denzer & Schafer X-Ray Company

Bayville, Ocean County. Deleted from the NPL in 1998.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Carbon Disulfide · Chloroform · Chromium · Lead · Mercury · Toluene · Vinyl acetate


Federal Creosote

Manville, Somerset County. Deleted from the NPL in 2014.

Contaminants: Creosote · PAHs


Florence Land Recontouring Landfill

Burlington County. Deleted from the NPL in 2004.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Chromium · Lead · Methylene Chloride · PAHs · Vinyl Chloride


Fort Dix Landfill

Pemberton Township, Burlington County. Deleted from the NPL in 2012.

Contaminants: Lead · Magnesium · Manganese · VOCs


Friedman Property

Upper Freehold Township, Monmouth County. Deleted from the NPL in 1986.

Contaminants: Creosote · VOCs


Glen Ridge Radium Site

Glen Ridge, Essex County. Deleted from the NPL in 2009.

Contaminants: Radium


Grand Street Mercury

Hoboken, Hudson County. Deleted from the NPL in 2007.

Contaminants: Mercury


Hopkins Farm

Plumsted Township, Ocean Township. Deleted from the NPL in 2002.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Pesticides · VOCs


Industrial Latex Corp.

Wallington Borough, Bergen County. Deleted from the NPL in 2003.

Contaminants: PCBs


Jackson Township Landfill

Jackson Township, Ocean County. Deleted from the NPL in 1995.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs


Krysowaty Farm

Hillsborough Township, Somerset County. Deleted from the NPL in 1989.

Contaminants: PCBs · Pesticides · VOCs


Lodi Municipal Well

Lodi, Bergen County. Deleted from the NPL in 1998.

Contaminants: Uranium · Radium-226 · VOCs


Mannheim Avenue Dump

Galloway Township, Atlantic County. Deleted from the NPL in 2007.

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Monroe Township Landfill

Monroe, Middlesex County. Deleted from the NPL in 1994.

Contaminants: Phenols · VOCs


Montclair/West Orange Radium Site

Montclair and West Orange, Essex County. Deleted from the NPL in 2009.

Contaminants: Radium


M & T Delisa Landfill

Asbury Park, Monmouth County. Deleted from the NPL in 1991.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Chromium · Lead · Mercury · Methylene Chloride · PAHs · Zinc


Pepe Field

Boonton, Morris County. Deleted from the NPL in 2003.

Contaminants: Hydrogen sulfide


Pijak Farm

Plumsted Township, Ocean County. Deleted from the NPL in 1997.

Contaminants: Benzene · DDT · PCBs · Phthalates · VOCs · Xylenes


Pomona Oaks Residential Wells

Galloway Township, Atlantic County. Deleted from the NPL in 1998.

Contaminants: Aromatics · Benzene · Xylenes


Renora, Inc.

Edison Township, Middlesex County. Deleted from the NPL in 2000.

Contaminants: Metals · PAHs · PCBs · VOCs


Ringwood Mines/Landfill

Ringwood Borough, Passaic County. Deleted from the NPL in 1994.

Contaminants: Lead · VOCs


Sayreville Landfill

Middlesex County. Deleted from the NPL in 2011.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Cadmium · Chloroform · Heavy Metals · Lead · Manganese · PAHs · Phenol · Toluene · Trichloroethene · VOCs


South Brunswick Landfill

Middlesex County. Deleted from the NPL in 1998.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs


Spence Farm

Plumsted Township, Ocean County. Deleted from the NPL in 1997.

Contaminants: Acetone · Chromium · Mercury · Methylene Chloride · PAHs · PCBs · Phenol · Phthalates · Toluene · Zinc


Tabernacle Drum Dump

Tabernacle Township, Burlington County. Deleted from the NPL in 2008.

Contaminants: Chromium · Cyanide · 1,1-Dichloroethene · Lead · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane


Upper Deerfield Township Sanitary Landfill

Upper Deerfield Township, Cumberland County. Deleted from the NPL in 2000.

Contaminants: Benzene · Mercury · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Vineland State School

Vineland, Cumberland County. Deleted from the NPL in 1998.

Contaminants: DDT · Dieldrin · Lead · Mercury · PAHs · PCBs · Pesticides · Phthalates · VOCs


Wilson Farm

Plumstead Township, Ocean County. Deleted from the NPL in 2009.

Contaminants: Chloroform · Lead


Witco Chemical Corp. (Oakland Plant)

Oakland, Bergen County. Deleted from the NPL in 1993.

Contaminants: Cadmium · Carbon Disulfide · DDE · DDT · Dieldrin · Ethylbenzene · Lead · Mercury · Petroleum hydrocarbons · Phthalates · Toluene


W. R. Grace/Wayne Interim Storage Site

Wayne Township, Passaic County. Deleted from the NPL in 2012.

Contaminants: Antimony · Arsenic · Chromium · Lead · Mercury · Molybdenum · Radium-226 · Thallium · Thorium-232 · Uranium-238