NPL Site Narrative for Eau Claire Municipal Well Field
EAU CLAIRE MUNICIPAL WELL FIELD
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Federal Register Notice: September 21, 1984
Conditions at listing (September 1983): The Municipal Well Field serving residents of Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, is contaminated with trace amounts of four chlorinated organic solvents, including trichloroethylene (TCE). The well field serves over 45,000 persons. It is just north of the middle of town and near the airport and a variety of industries. The source and extent of the contamination are unknown.
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.