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Main Title Superfund Record of Decision (EPA Region 5): Galen Myers Dump/Drum Salvage, Penn Township, IN., September 29, 1995.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.
Publisher Feb 96
Year Published 1996
Report Number EPA/ROD/R05-95/278;
Stock Number PB95-964106
Additional Subjects Superfund ; Hazardous materials ; Waste disposal ; Land pollution control ; Antimony ; Thallium ; Arsenic ; Methylene chloride ; Soil contamination ; Excavation ; Ground water ; Water pollution monitoring ; Attenuation ; Water supply ; Restrictions ; Remedial action ; Indiana ; Record of Decision ; Penn Township(Indiana) ; Saint Joseph County(Indiana) ; Cleanup ; Trichloroethene
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NTIS  PB95-964106 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
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This decision document presents the selected remedial action for the Galen Myers Dump/Drum Salvage Superfund site (Galen Myers site) in St. Joseph County, Indiana the major components of the selected remedy include: Excavation and disposal at a permitted disposal facility of an estimated 1100 cubic yards of soil in areas which exceed 0.11 mg/kg of Trichloroethene; Completion of the U.S. EPA removal action providing an alternative water supply to the residential area; Natural attenuation of ground water; Installation of additional ground water monitoring wells; long-term monitoring of the ground water and the St. Joseph River; and Institutional controls, such as prohibiting installation of wells on the site or in the residential area affected by the Trichloroethene contaminated ground water.