Safety-Kleen Systems Inc.- Allentown
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EPA Project Manager
Ms. Catheryn Blankenbiller
Office of Pennsylvania Remediation
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Region III
1650 Arch Street
Mail code: 3LC30
Philadelphia, PA 19103-202
Phone: (215) 814-3464
On March 10, 2014 Safety Kleen, was given a Yes for both Current Human Exposure Under Control and Migration of Contaminated Groundwater Under control. Currently the investigation is underway.
Safety Kleen Facility is located on 1.6 acres of land in Kuhnsville, Lehigh County, Pa. The site was privately owned from 1887-1974. The Lehigh County Industrial Development Association (LCIDA) purchased the property in 1974. The buildings on site was constructed in 1978. From March 1979 to December 1983 Safety Kleen leased the site from LCIDA. Safety Kleen purchased in from LCIDA. Safety Kleen operated at the facility through August 2003 when they stopped accepting Waste. Safety Kleen submitted their 1st notification of Hazardous Waste Activity on August 12, 1980 as a transportation and TSD (F002 and F004), Amended in1983 (removed TSD), Amended in 1985 (added generator and TSD). In 1980 facility was expanded. In October 1986 the notice of land Disposal Restriction of waste for the immersion cleaner was submitted. In 2003 to 2004 Safety Kleen began cleaning and closure of the site. In the 2005, the Closure Certification for Safety-Kleen was signed. Safety Kleen sold the property in January 2006. The current owner is T & D Real Estate Investments, LLC.
- Some of the site's key documents of interest are accessible below:
- Corrective Action Statement of Basis [PDF, 392 KB, 8 pages, About PDF]
- Environemental Indicator Determination - Human Exposures[PDF, 3988 KB, 9 pages, About PDF]
- Environemental Indicator Determination - Groundwater[PDF, 3938 KB, 9 pages, About PDF]
- Documents and reports regarding this facility also can be reviewed in person at these locations:
U.S. EPA Region III
Land & Chemicals Division
1650 Arch Street-11th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Call for an appointment.
- Submit a FOIA Request
Get instructions on how to submit a FOIA request. Additional fee for requests over 100 pages.
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The EPA is dedicated to providing you with timely and accurate information about our work at this site. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact EPA Project Manager:Ms. Catheryn Blankenbiller (215) 814-3464.