Management of the San Gabriel Valley superfund sites I-IV

hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and Labor of the Committee on Small Business, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, second session, Baldwin Park, CA, October 30, 1990.

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  • Groundwater -- Pollution -- California -- San Gabriel River Valley.,
  • Drinking water -- California -- San Gabriel River Valley -- Contamination.,
  • Hazardous waste sites -- California -- San Gabriel River Valley.,
  • Liability for hazardous substances pollution damages -- California -- San Gabriel River Valley.
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LC ClassificationsKF27 .S6393 1990a
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FormatMicroform
Paginationiii, 121 p.
Number of Pages121
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation to spend an estimated $20 million to build a groundwater cleanup system to address groundwater contamination stemming primarily from the former Benchmark Technology facility in the City of Industry, Calif., located within the San Gabriel Valley Superfund. ANNUAL SUPERFUND REPORT TO THE CONGRESS FOR FISCAL September Required by Section (k) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of (CERCLA), as amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of (SARA) OFFICE OF THE INSPECTOR GENERAL U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY. Just downstream, the San Gabriel River aquifer under Irwindale has been designated a Superfund site, with a subsurface plume of contamination a mile wide that extends 8 miles south to West Covina - from the to south of on the east side of the   Cleanup is scheduled to start this month at a federal Superfund site in the northwestern Lower Peninsula. The work is at the former Grand Traverse Overall Supply Co. in Leelanau County's Elmwood Township. The site is near the unincorporated community of .

The Main San Gabriel Water Basin. The Basin's groundwaters are beneficially used for municipal, industrial, and agricultural water supply. The Basin produces approximately , acre-feet of water annually, supplying "drinking water for the lion's share of the San Gabriel Valley. An accomplished legislator in the California assembly, Hilda Solis was elected to the U.S. House from a district in Southern California after she defeated an year incumbent in the primary. In Congress, Representative Solis championed the interests of working families and women and focused on legislation about health care and environmental protection. “People need to better understand that. Quickly, many new sites were identified throughout the basin, and in , the San Gabriel Valley was declared the largest groundwater Superfund site in the United States. By , regional treatment plants were being planned, but the discovery of perchlorate, which is a component of solid rocket fuel and NDMA, which is a component of liquid. The City of South El Monte, the city in which the Company has its manufacturing facility, is located in the San Gabriel Valley. The San Gabriel Valley has been declared a Superfund site. The Water Quality Control Plan issued by the California Regional Water Quality Control Board states that the primary groundwater basin pollutants in the.

A Santa Fe Springs chemical company, cited for multiple safety violations and potentially responsible for contaminating the groundwater that became a Superfund site, recently received temporary approval to process liquid hazardous waste using a new steel tank not authorized in its original permit.

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Search for sites proposed to, currently on, and deleted from Superfund's National Priorities List (NPL) as well as sites being addressed under the Superfund Alternative Approach (SAA).

Select a State After selecting a state, click Go to display sites in that state. Management of the San Gabriel Valley superfund sites I-IV: hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and Labor of the Committee on Small Business, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, second session, Baldwin Park, CA, Octo Management of the San Gabriel Valley superfund sites I-IV: hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and Labor of the Committee on Small Business, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, second session, Baldwin Park, CA, Octo By United States.

Get this from a library. Management of the San Gabriel superfund sites: hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and Labor of the Committee on Small Business, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, first session, Baldwin Park, CA, June 5, [United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Small Business. Subcommittee on Environment and Labor.]. @article{osti_, title = {Superfund record of decision (EPA Region 9): Baldwin Park San Gabriel Valley Area Site, Los Angeles County, CA, March }, author = {Not Available}, abstractNote = {The decision document presents the selected remedial action for the Baldwin Park Operable Unit (OU), San Gabriel Valley Superfund Sites.

The Baldwin Park Operable Unit addresses a large area of. The U.S. Environmental Management of the San Gabriel Valley superfund sites I-IV book Agency has reached a $21 million settlement with Northrop Grumman Space & Mission Systems Corporation that requires Northrop Grumman to clean up groundwater contamination at the San Gabriel Valley Superfund Site in Southern California.

Northrop Grumman, representing 45 other settling defendants, will build a groundwater cleanup system that. LOS ANGELES -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation to spend an estimated $20 million to build a.

The Santa Susana Field Laboratory is a complex of industrial research and development facilities located on a 2,acre (1, ha) portion of the Southern California Simi Hills in Simi Valley, was used mainly for the development and testing of liquid-propellant rocket engines for the United States space program from tonuclear reactors from to and the.

Baldwin Park ROD PART I. DECLARATION SITE!lAKE AND LOCATION Baldwin Park Operable Unit San Gabriel Valley Area 2 Superfund Site Los Angeles County, California STATEKENT OP BASIS AND PURPOSE This decision document presents the selected remedial action for the Baldwin Park Operable Unit (OU), San Gabriel Valley Superfund sites, chosen in accordance with CERCLA as.

Show Search. Catholic Charities San Gabriel honors volunteers at May 12 event. S Environmental Protection Agency has entered into two settlements totaling $4, to help pay for cleanup costs at the South El Monte section of the San Gabriel Valley Superfund Site in Los Angeles, Calif.

Watch premium and official videos free online. Init was declared a Superfund Site by the EPA as San Gabriel Superfund Site II and the cleanup done under the Baldwin Park Operable Unit. Init was also discovered that there was also NDMA and Ammonium Perchlorate contamination in this plume and that Aerojet was once again labeled a Potentially Responsible Party (PRP) in this action.

In a ceremony in the City of Industry with the San Gabriel Basin Water Quality Authority, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today [Sept. 20] announced the start of construction of a groundwater treatment system in Puente Valley as part of ongoing cleanup at the San Gabriel Valley Superfund Site.

Superfund Record of Decision (EPA Region 8): California Gulch, Operable U Leadville, CO, August 8, EPA’s Superfund program is responsible for cleaning up some of the nation’s most contaminated land and responding to environmental emergencies, oil spills and natural disasters.

To protect public health and the environment, the Superfund program focuses on making a visible and lasting difference in communities, ensuring that people can live. More than 1 million people rely on the San Gabriel aquifer as their primary drinking-water source, which makes it probably the largest potable ground-water Superfund site in the United States.

Superfund record of decision (EPA Region 9): San Gabriel Valley (Area 4), Puente Valley Operable Unit, La Puente, CA, Septem Technical Report This Interim Record of Decision (ROD) addresses the contamination at the Puente Valley Operable Unit (PVOU) located within the San Gabriel Valley Superfund Site in Los Angeles County, California.

Kathy has represented companies in many of the large Superfund sites across the United States, in CERCLA investigations, cleanups, and litigation, including the San Gabriel Valley; Kalamazoo River, where she served as liaison to the lead agency for the PRP group; and Shore Realty, where she chaired the PRP trial management committee.

Superfund Record of Decision (EPA Region 9): San Gabriel Valley Site, AreasSuburban Water Systems/Bartolo Well Field Operable Unit, (amendment), CA, September Technical Report This decision document presents the Amendment to the Record of Decision (ROD) for the Suburban Water Systems (SWS)/Bartolo Well Field Operable Unit, in the San.

The EPA announced three settlements totaling $6, from 11 responsible parties including Quaker Chemical and Pacific Coast Drum, to help pay for groundwater cleanup at the South El Monte portion of the San Gabriel Valley Area 1 Superfund Site in Los Angeles, Calif.

The EPA has removed about 4, pounds of contaminants from groundwater. Three other major commercial projects in the San Gabriel Valley are on the drawing board. In South El Monte, the ,square-foot La Fiesta.

SinceMr. Lucero has been representing a set of clients in the Puente Valley Operable Unit, an area of groundwater contamination located in the San Gabriel Superfund Area. Most recently, as chair of a group of 10 PRPs, Mr. Lucero has negotiated cash-out settlements with the major work party and the United States.

Irwindale is a city in the San Gabriel Valley, in Los Angeles County, population was 1, at the census, down from 1, at the census. With relatively few residents, Irwindale consists mostly of rock quarries, which are the major revenue source for the Irwindale Event Center is also located in the city, as is the Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area near the San.

CERCLA "National Priorities List; 62nd Street Super-fund Site" October 1, (64 EH ) Notice of Deletion "National Priorities List; Meal's Dump Superfund Site" October 4, (64 FR ) Notice of Deletion "National Priorities List for Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites" Octo (64 FR ) This rule adds 10 new sites to the.

The EPA has transferred operational and maintenance responsibility for the groundwater treatment system at the Whittier Narrow Operable Unit, in the San Gabriel Valley Area 1 Superfund site, to the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC).

The EPA began investigating groundwater contamination in the area in the late s. western gateway to the San Gabriel Valley. It encompasses an area of square miles with a population of 61, Monterey Park is primarily a residential community, with 78% of its land zoned for single and multiple family housing.

Major businesses include food and drug, auto sales. $ Million Groundwater Cleanup Settlement at San Gabriel Valley Superfund Site. The EPA has entered into three settlements totaling $6, to help pay for groundwater cleanup at the South El Monte portion of the San Gabriel Valley Area 1 Superfund Site in Los Angeles, California.

Since EPA began cleaning up this site in With the addition of six new sites, the NPL now contains 1, sites, 1, in the General Superfund section and in the Federal Facilities section.

"National Priorities List; Monsanto Superfund Site" March 9, (63 FR ) EPA announced the deletion of the Monsanto Superfund Site, located in Georgia, from the NPL. @article{osti_, title = {Superfund Record of Decision (EPA Region 9): North Hollywood/Burbank Well Field Area 1, San Fernando Valley Site, California (first remedial action), September Final report}, author = {}, abstractNote = {The North Hollywood - Burbank Well Field (NHBWF) is located within the San Fernando Valley Ground Water basin, which can provide drinking water for.

The San Gabriel Valley has been declared a Superfund site. The Water Quality Control Plan issued by the California Regional Water Quality Control Board states that the primary groundwater basin pollutants in the San Gabriel Valley are volatile organic compounds from industry, nitrates from subsurface sewage disposal and past agricultural.

Aerojet, through its former Azusa, California site, has been named by EPA as a PRP in the portion of the San Gabriel Valley Superfund Site known as the Baldwin Park Operable Unit (BPOU). A ROD regarding regional groundwater remediation was issued and Aerojet and 18 other PRPs received Special Notice Letters requiring groundwater remediation.

Get the latest groundwater contamination news, the world’s largest environmental industry marketplace and information resource.Marcella Marlowe has been the City Manager for the City of San Marino sinceafter having served as the Assistant City Manager for the City of San Gabriel for six-and-a-half years.

Prior to San Gabriel, Dr. Marlowe served as the Human Resources Manager for the City of Duarte, the only person to ever hold that position there.The San Gabriel Valley around Irwindale is one of the largest aggregate mining areas in the United States – more than a billion tons have been taken from the old river bed, supplying construction projects all over Los Angeles County.

Most of the freeway system in greater Los Angeles was built using aggregate from the San Gabriel river bed.