Health assessment for Horseshoe Road Dump, Sayreville, Middlesex County, New Jersey, Region 2, CERCLIS. No. NJD980663678

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Corporate Authors:New Jersey State Department of Health, Environmental Health Service, Trenton, NJ, performer
Source:66p. Availability: National Technical Information Service, (703)605-6000, order number PB95-181939NEG, Springfield, VA, United States
Publication Date:1995
Note:In English. Preliminary report
Summary:The Horseshoe Road site is an area of approximately 15 acres located on Horseshoe Road near the Raritan River in northern Sayreville, Middlesex County, New Jersey. The site consists of distinct areas that have been grouped together and are considered one site on the National Priorities List (NPL). These areas include: (1) Atlantic Resources, which also includes The Horseshoe Road Dump area; (2) Atlantic Development; and (3) The Sayreville Pesticide Dump. The heaviest contamination appears to be closer to the buildings and inside the fences. There is, however significant areas of contamination outside restricted areas. Of particular concern in these accessible areas are: PCB's pesticides, eg., DDD, DDT, aldrin, endosulfan, and heptachlor; PAH's, eg., benzo(g,h,i)perylene; and metals, e.g., arsenic, chromium, and lead. Although there are presently no completed human exposure pathways at the site, trespassers constitute a potential exposure pathway.
Subjects:Aromatic hydrocarbons; Chlorinated hydrocarbons; Clastic sediments; Dust; Halogenated hydrocarbons; Hydrocarbons; Medical geology; Metals; Organic compounds; PCBs; Pollution; Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; Remediation; Risk assessment; Sediments; Soils; Toxic materials; Volatile organic compounds; Volatiles; Middlesex County New Jersey; New Jersey; United States; Sayreville New Jersey
Coordinates:N401500 N403700 W0741300 W0743700
Record ID:1999000008
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2018 American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from NTIS database, National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA, United States
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