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American Thermostat Company

Location: South Cairo, Greene County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Applied Environmental Services

Glenwood Landing, Nassau County. Facility recovered fuels from hazardous wastes. Spills, leaks, and other activities resulted in soil and groundwater contamination.

Contaminants: Toluene · VOCs · Xylenes


Black River PCBs

Location: Champion, Jefferson County

Contaminants: Dioxins · PCBs


Brewster Well Field

Location: Brewster, Putnam County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Brookhaven National Laboratory (USDOE)

Location: Upton, Suffolk County

Contaminants: Cesium-137 · 1,2-Dibromoethane · Heavy Metals · PAHs · Strontium-90 · Tritium · VOCs


Byron Barrel And Drum

Location: Genesee County

Contaminants: VOCs


Carroll And Dubies Sewage Disposal

Location: Orange County

Contaminants: VOCs


Cayuga County Groundwater Contamination

Location: Cayuga County

Contaminants: cis-1,2-Dichloroethene · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Circuitron Corporation

Location: Farmingdale, Suffolk County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs


Claremont Polychemical

Location: Old Bethpage, Nassau County

Contaminants: Acetone · Benzene · 1,1-Dichloroethane · trans-1,2-Dichloroethene · Ethylbenzene · Methylene Chloride · Tetrachloroethene · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride · Xylenes


Colesville Municipal Landfill

Location: Colesville, Broome County

Contaminants: VOCs


Computer Circuits, Corp.

Location: Hauppauge, Suffolk County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Cortese Landfill

Location: Tusten, Sullivan County

Contaminants: Metals · VOCs


Crown Cleaners Of Watertown, Inc.

Location: Carthage, Jefferson County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene


Dewey Loeffel Landfill

Location: Nassau, Rensselaer County

Contaminants: PCBs · VOCs


Diaz Chemical Corporation

Holley, Orleans County. Manufacturer of various organic chemicals. A pressurized vessel ruptured in 2002, and released chemicals onto surrounding properties.

Contaminants: 1,2-Dibromoethane


Eighteen Mile Creek

Location: Lockport, Niagara County

Contaminants: Benzo(a)pyrene · Copper · Dioxins · Furans · Lead · PCBs · Pesticides · Zinc


Ellenville Scrap Iron and Metal

Location: Ellenville, Ulster County

Contaminants: Anthracene · Arsenic · Barium · Cadmium · Chromium · Fluoranthene · Lead · Nickel · Pyrene · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Endicott Village Well Field

Location: Endicott, Broome County

Contaminants: Chloroethane · 1,2-Dichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Facet Enterprises, Inc.

Location: Elmira Heights, Chemung County

Contaminants: Acetone · 1,2-Dichlorobenzene · 1,1-Dichloroethane · trans-1,2-Dichloroethene · Methylene Chloride · PAHs · PCBs · Tetrachloroethene · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene · Trichlorofluoromethane


FMC Corp. (Dublin Road Landfill)

Location: Ridgeway and Shelby, Orleans County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Lead · Mercury · Pesticides


Forest Glen Mobile Home Subdivision

Location: Niagara Falls, Niagara County

Contaminants: PAHs · SVOCs


Fulton Avenue

Suffolk County. Groundwater contamination arising from past operations at a facility that housed many different businesses over the years, including a cutting mill and dry cleaning operations.

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene


Fulton Terminals

Location: Fulton, Oswego County

Contaminants: VOCs


GCL Tie & Treating

Location: Sidney, Delaware County

Contaminants: Anthracene · Benzo(a)anthracene · Benzo(a)pyrene · Chrysene · Creosote


GE Moreau

Location: South Glens Falls, Saratoga County

Contaminants: PCBs · VOCs


General Motors (Central Foundry Division)

Location: Massena, St. Lawrence County

Contaminants: PCBs


Genzale Plating Company

Location: Nassau County

Contaminants: Cadmium · Chromium · Nickel · VOCs


Goldisc Recordings, Inc.

Location: Holbrook, Suffolk County

Contaminants: Nickel


Gowanus Canal

Location: Kings County

Contaminants: Metals · PAHs · PCBs · Pesticides · VOCs


Griffiss Air Force Base

Location: Oneida County

Contaminants: Barium · Chromium · Lead · PCBs · VOCs


Haviland Complex

Location: Hyde Park, Dutchess County

Contaminants: VOCs


Hertel Landfill

Location: Plattekill, Ulster County

Contaminants: Manganese · SVOCs · VOCs


Hooker Chemical S-Area

Location: Niagara County

Contaminants: Chlorinated benzenes


Hooker Chemical/Ruco Polymer

Location: Hicksville, Nassau County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Hopewell Precision Site

Location: East Fishkill, Dutchess County

Contaminants: 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene


Hudson River PCBs

Location: 200 miles of the Hudson River

Contaminants: PCBs


Hudson Technologies

Location: Hillburn, Rockland County

Contaminants: Trichlorofluoromethane


Islip Municipal Sanitary Landfill

Location: Suffolk County

Contaminants: VOCs


Jackson Steel

Location: Nassau County

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


Johnstown City Landfill

Location: Fulton County

Contaminants: Chromium · Lead · SVOCs · VOCs · Zinc


Jones Chemicals, Inc.

Location: Caledonia, Livingston County

Contaminants: Chloroform · Methylene Chloride · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Kentucky Avenue Well Field

Location: Chemung County

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


Lawrence Aviation Industries

Location: Port Jefferson Station, Suffolk County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Lehigh Valley Railroad Derailment Site

Location: LeRoy, Genesee County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Liberty Industrial Finishing

Location: Farmingdale, Nassau County

Contaminants: Cadmium · Chromium · Dichloroethenes · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Little Valley

Location: Little Valley, Cattaraugus County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


LI Tungsten Corporation

Location: Glen Cove, Nassau County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · PCBs · Radionuclides


MacKenzie Chemical Works

Location: Central Islip, Suffolk County

Contaminants: Metals · PAHs · SVOCs · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene · 1,2,3-Trichloropropane


Malta Rocket Fuel Area

Location: Malta and Stillwater, Saratoga County

Contaminants: Carbon Tetrachloride · Trichloroethene


Mattiace Petrochemical Company

Location: Glen Cove, Nassau County

Contaminants: VOCs


Mercury Refining, Inc.

Location: Albany, Albany County

Contaminants: Mercury


Mohonk Road Industrial Plant

Location: Marbletown, Ulster County

Contaminants: 1,1-Dichloroethane · 1,1-Dichlorethene · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene


Nepera Chemical Company, Inc.

Location: Orange County

Contaminants: PAHs · SVOCs · VOCs


New Cassel/Hicksville

Location: Nassau County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Newtown Creek

Location: Brooklyn and Queens Counties

Contaminants: Metals · PAHs · PCBs · SVOCs · VOCs


Niagara Mohawk Power Corp. (Saratoga Springs Plant)

Location: Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County

Contaminants: PAHs · VOCs


Old Bethpage Landfill

Location: Oyster Bay, Nassau County

Contaminants: VOCs


Old Roosevelt Field Contaminated Ground Water Area

Location: Garden City, Nassau County

Contaminants: Carbon Tetrachloride · 1,1-Dichloroethene · Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Olean Well Field

Location: Olean, Cattaraugus County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene


Onondaga Lake

Location: Onondaga County

Contaminants: Cobalt · Creosote · Heavy Metals · Lead · Mercury · PAHs · PCBs · Pesticides · VOCs


Peninsula Boulevard Groundwater Plume

Location: Hewlett, Nassau County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene


Peter Cooper

Location: Gowanda, Cattaraugus County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Chromium · Zinc


Plattsburgh Air Force Base

Location: Plattsburgh, Clinton County

Contaminants: JP-4 · Pesticides · VOCs


Pollution Abatement Services

Location: Oswego, Oswego County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · PCBs · VOCs


Port Washington Landfill

Location: North Hempstead, Nassau County

Contaminants: VOCs


Preferred Plating Corporation

Location: Babylon, Suffolk County

Contaminants: Cadmium · Heavy Metals


Ramapo Landfill

Location: Rockland County

Contaminants: Benzene · Cadmium · Chromium · Lead · Mercury · Phenols · SVOCs · Toluene · Xylenes


Richardson Hill Road Landfill Site

Location: Delaware County

Contaminants: Dichloroethenes · PCBs · Trichloroethene


Robintech, Inc./National Pipe Company

Location: Vestal, Broome County

Contaminants: Lead · Toluene · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene


Rosen Brothers Scrap Yard

Location: Cortland, Cortland County

Contaminants: Metals · PCBs · SVOCs · VOCs


Rowe Industries Ground Water Contamination

Location: Suffolk County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Sarney Farm

Location: Dutchess County

Contaminants: Dichloroethanes · Toluene · Vinyl Chloride


Sealand Restoration, Inc.

Location: Lisbon, St. Lawrence County

Contaminants: Acetone · Benzene · Lead · Manganese · PCBs · Pesticides · Phenols · Toluene · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene · Zinc


Seneca Army Depot

Location: Seneca County

Contaminants: 1,2-Dichloroethene · Heavy Metals · SVOCs · Trichloroethene · Vinyl Chloride


Shenandoah Road Groundwater Contamination

Location: East Fishkill, Dutchess County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · Trichloroethene


Sidney Landfill Site

Location: Sidney, Delaware County

Contaminants: PCBs · VOCs


Sinclair Refinery

Location: Wellsville, Allegany County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · SVOCs · VOCs


Smithtown Groundwater Contamination

Location: Smithtown, Suffolk County

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


Solvent Savers

Location: Lincklaen, Chenango County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Barium · Cadmium · Chromium · Lead · PCBs · Tetrachloroethene · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene


Stanton Cleaners Area Groundwater Contamination

Location: Great Neck, Nassau County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene


Tri-Cities Barrel

Location: Fenton, Broome County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · SVOCs · VOCs


Vestal Water Supply Well 1-1

Location: Vestal, Broome County

Contaminants: 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene


Volney Municipal Landfill

Location: Volney, Oswego County

Contaminants: Arsenic · Barium · Benzene · Cadmium · Chlorinated Hydrocarbons · Chromium · Mercury · Nickel · Toluene


Wolff-Alport Chemical Company

Queens County. Former facility used to extract rare earth elements from monazite sand. The site has elevated levels of radioactivity.

Contaminants: Radium · Thorium · Uranium


York Oil Company

Location: Moira, Franklin County

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · PCBs · Phenols · VOCs


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Action Anodizing, Plating, And Polishing Corp.

Suffolk County. Facility that performed various operations including metal plating and anodizing, and formerly discharged certain wastes into dry wells. Groundwater sampling following removal of affected media showed that the groundwater met applicable standards. Deleted from the NPL in 1995.

Contaminants: Cadmium · Chromium · Zinc


Anchor Chemicals

Hicksville, Nassau County. Deleted from the NPL in 1999.

Contaminants: Chromium · Lead · VOCs


Batavia Landfill

Genesee County. Deleted from the NPL in 2005.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Phenols · VOCs


BEC Trucking

Vestal, Broome County. Deleted from the NPL in 1992.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene


Bioclinical Laboratories, Inc.

Suffolk County. Deleted from the NPL in 1994.

Contaminants: EPA site summary does not identify


C&J Disposal Leasing Co. Dump

Eaton, Madison County. Deleted from the NPL in 1994.

Contaminants: Lead · Phenols · Phthalates · VOCs


Clothier Disposal

Granby, Oswego County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: Barium · Cadmium · Chromium · Manganese · SVOCs · VOCs


Conklin Dumps

Conklin, Broome County. Deleted from the NPL in 1997.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs


Consolidated Iron And Metal

Newburgh, Orange County. Deleted from the NPL in 2014.

Contaminants: Metals · PCBs · Pesticides · SVOCs · VOCs


Hiteman Leather Co.

West Winfield, Herkimer County. Deleted from the NPL in 2012.

Contaminants: Chromium


Hooker - 102nd Street

Niagara Falls, Niagara County. Deleted from the NPL in 2004.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Cadmium · Chlorinated benzenes · Chlorophenols · Dioxins · Furans · Heavy Metals · Mercury · Pesticides · Phenols · SVOCs · Toluene


Hooker - Hyde Park

Niagara County. Deleted from the NPL in 2013.

Contaminants: Dioxins · VOCs


Jones Sanitation

Dutchess County. Deleted from the NPL in 2005.

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


Katonah Municipal Well

Westchester County. Deleted from the NPL in 2000.

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene


Kenmark Textile Corp.

Farmingdale, Suffolk County. Deleted from the NPL in 1995.

Contaminants: Chromium · Nickel · Zinc


Love Canal

Niagara Falls, Niagara County. Deleted from the NPL in 2004.

Contaminants: Chlorobenzene · Dioxins · Pesticides · VOCs


Ludlow Sand & Gravel

Paris, Oneida County. Deleted from the NPL in 2013.

Contaminants: Chromium · Heavy Metals · Nickel · PCBs · Phenols · VOCs


Marathon Battery Co.

Cold Spring, Putnam County. Deleted from the NPL in 1996.

Contaminants: Cadmium · Cobalt · Nickel · Trichloroethene · Zinc


Niagara County Refuse

Wheatfield, Niagara County. Deleted from the NPL in 2004.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Pesticides · SVOCs · VOCs


North Sea Municipal Landfill

Southampton, Suffolk County. Deleted from the NPL in 2005.

Contaminants: Ammonia · Manganese


Pasley Solvents and Chemicals, Inc.

Hempstead, Nassau County. Deleted from the NPL in 2011.

Contaminants: SVOCs · VOCs


Peter Cooper Corporation

Dayton, Cattaraugus County. Deleted from the NPL in 2010.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Chromium · Zinc


Pfohl Brothers Landfill

Cheektowaga, Erie County. Deleted from the NPL in 2008.

Contaminants: Benzene · Heavy Metals · Mercury · PCBs · Phenol


Radium Chemical Company, Inc.

Woodside, Queens County. Deleted from the NPL in 1995.

Contaminants: Radium


Tronic Plating Co., Inc.

Farmingdale, Suffolk County. Deleted from the NPL in 2001.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · VOCs


SMS Instruments, Inc.

Deer Park, Suffolk County. Deleted from the NPL in 2010.

Contaminants: Chlorobenzene · Dichlorobenzenes · Trichloroethene · Xylenes


Suffern Village Well Field

Suffern, Rockland County. Deleted from the NPL in 1993.

Contaminants: Dichloroethane · Naphthalene · Trichloroethane


Syosset Landfill

Oyster Bay, Nassau County. Deleted from the NPL in 2005.

Contaminants: Arsenic · Benzene · Cadmium · Chromium · Lead · Manganese · PCBs · Toluene · Vinyl Chloride · Xylenes


Vestal Water Supply Well 4-2

Broome County. Deleted from the NPL in 1999.

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene · 1,1,1-Trichloroethane · Trichloroethene


Warwick Landfill

Warwick, Orange County. Deleted from the NPL in 2001.

Contaminants: Heavy Metals · Phenols · SVOCs · VOCs


Wide Beach Development

Brant, Erie County. Deleted from the NPL in 1994.

Contaminants: PCBs