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Hazardous Waste Cleanup: Ferro Corporation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Cleanup Status

There is no contamination in soil or groundwater at the Facility. No further actions are necessary at the Facility. EPA's Final Decision of Corrective Action Complete without controls for the Facility became effective April 23, 2009.




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Site Description

Interactive map of Ferro Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA

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The Facility is located at 60 Greenway Drive in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. The Facility covers 2.23 acres of land and is located in a heavy industrialized and urban residential of the city of Pittsburgh. Ferro began operations at this location in 1926 and ceased operations in 2001. The former Ferro facility is now an artist studio called the Meter Room. Ferro produced organic and inorganic coatings/pigments primarily used in the manufacturing of glass and plastic products.

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Contaminants at this Facility

 There were no releases of hazardous waste into the environment at the site.

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Institutional and Engineering Controls at this Facility

 Institutional Controls were not required.

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Land Reuse Information at this Facility

 The site is being reused.

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Site Responsibility at this Facility

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Corrective Action activities at this facility have been conducted under the direction of EPA Region 3.

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