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Main Title Superfund record of decision : Better Brite Chrome and Zinc Shops, DePere, WI.
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Emergency and Remedial Response} ;
Year Published 1996
Report Number EPA/ROD/R05-96/306
Stock Number PB96-964109
OCLC Number 36711115
Subjects Hazardous waste sites--Wisconsin
Additional Subjects Superfund ; Hazardous materials ; Waste disposal ; Land pollution control ; Water pollution control ; Chromium ; Metals ; Cyanide ; Ground water ; Soil contamination ; Soil treatment ; Water treatment ; Sealing ; Drains ; Waterproofing ; Water pollution monitoring ; Restrictions ; Remedial action ; Wisconsin ; Record of Decision ; DePere(Wisconsin) ; Brown County(Wisconsin) ; Volatile organic compounds ; Cleanup
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBD  EPA ROD-R05-96-306 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/27/1999
NTIS  PB96-964109 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 28 cm.
The Better Brite Chrome and Zinc Shops are located about 2,000 feet apart at 519 Lande Street and 315 South Sixth Street, respectively, in De Pere, Wisconsin. The selected remedy for the groundwater, Alternative F, includes: Moving the existing groundwater pretreatment equipment from the Chrome Shop to the Zinc Shop and constructing a new building to house it; Continued removal, treatment and discharge to the sanitary sewer of contaminated groundwater from an existing groundwater collection sump at the Zinc Shop; Conducting in-situ stabilization and/or solidification treatment of the chromium contaminates soils and groundwater at the Chrome Shop; Continued groundwater monitoring; and Implementation of proper institutional controls and site access restrictions. The selected remedy for the basement/foundation drain exposure, Alternative BE, includes: Sealing the interior access points of existing foundation drains; Waterproofing existing exterior foundation walls; Construction of new exterior building foundation drains with collected water treated at the Zinc Shop pretreatment facility; Necessary predesign investigations of the structural integrity of the existing buildings near the zinc shop to determine if the above actions are feasible. Continued groundwater monitoring; and Removal and proper treatment/disposal if any contaminated soil that pose health risks or could cause additional groundwater contamination near the Zinc Shop after a predesign soil investigation.
Cover title. "9/24/1996." "PB96-964109." "EPA/ROD/R05-96/306." "March 1997."