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Marinance Ficam

Current Site Information

EPA Region 3 (Mid-Atlantic)

Maryland
Frederick County
Johnsville , MD

EPA ID# MDSFN0305383

6th Congressional District

Last Update: August 2004
No future updates

Other Names

Marinance Pesticide

Current Site Status

A removal action was complete in October of 1998. No future EPA involvement is expected at this site.

Site Description

The Marinace Pesticide Site involved a possioble misapplication of pesticides which resulted int he perticide Bendiocarb being exposed to the environment.

Site Responsibility

This site is being addressed by an EPA Superfund Removal Action.

NPL Listing History

This Site is not on the National Priorities List nor is it proposed for the National Priorities List.

Threats and Contaminants

Bendiocarb, which contains the active ingredient Ficam, was found on the outside of the home, and posed a release to the environment.

Cleanup Progress

EPA performed a time-critical removal which involved decontaminating the exposed areas of the residence. This decontamination involved a triple was and rinse to remove the residual pesticide. Post-sampling results showed no detectable levels of Bendiocarb.

Contacts

Site Contacts

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