NPL Site Narrative for Wilson Farm
Plumstead Township, New Jersey
Federal Register Notice: September 21, 1984
Conditions at listing (September 1983): The Wilson Farm Site covers 438 acres in Plumstead Township, New Jersey. It is one of seven "Plumstead" sites in Ocean and Monmouth Counties, of which four were placed on the National Priorities List in September 1983. All sites are within a 20-square-mile rural farming area. The site was used for the disposal of 620 cubic yards of contaminated soil and hazardous materials during the late 1960s and early 1970s. In September 1980, the State removed the contaminated soil and hazardous materials, but surface water and ground water are still threatened.
Status (June 1984): EPA is considering various alternatives for the site.
For more information about the hazardous substances identified in this narrative summary, including general information regarding the effects of exposure to these substances on human health, please see the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) ToxFAQs. ATSDR ToxFAQs can be found on the Internet at ATSDR - ToxFAQs (http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxfaqs/index.asp) or by telephone at 1-888-42-ATSDR or 1-888-422-8737.