EPA Adds 3 Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List

Law360, New York (May 9, 2012, 7:29 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has added three West Coast industrial properties contaminated with hazardous waste to its National Priorities List of Superfund sites, the agency said Wednesday.

The sites pose a risk to people’s health and to the environment, the EPA said in a statement about the additions.

“Superfund cleanups take contaminated properties and make them safe places for people and the environment,” said Mathy Stanislaus, assistant administrator for EPA’s Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response. “They can also return these properties to communities...
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