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Hazardous Waste Cleanup: Ledvance LLC (Formerly: Osram Sylvania Incorporated) in Saint Marys, Pennsylvania

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Cleanup Status

On August 6, 2003 the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) conducted a site visit in order to determine if the Human Exposures and Groundwater Migration Environmental Indicators (EI) were being met. PADEP concluded that there are no adverse human exposures or groundwater impacts due to the facility. After a comprehensive review of all available records regarding the site, EPA has concluded that site conditions are protective of human health and the environment. EIs were met and finalized by EPA on September 3, 2008. EPA issued a Statement of Basis (SB) proposing that no further action is necessary for the facility. The public comment period for the Statement of Basis (SB) was from September 2, 2008 to October 16, 2008; no comments were received. Therefore, a Final Decision of Corrective Action Complete without Controls was signed on November 25, 2008.

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Site Description

Interactive map of Osram Sylvania Incorporated, St. Marys, PA


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Osram Sylvania Products, Inc. operates an incandescent light bulb manufacturing plant on approximately 15 acres of land in St. Mary's, Elk County, Pennsylvania. The Facility has been active at this location since 1955, when it was known as Sylvania Electric Products. Hazardous wastes generated on-site include lead and small amounts of other heavy metals.

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Contaminants at this Facility

Hazardous wastes generated on-site include lead and small amounts of other heavy metals.

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Institutional and Engineering Controls at this Facility

    There are no Institutional Controls at the facility.

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    Land Reuse Information at this Facility

    The facility is under continued use.

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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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