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RECORD NUMBER: 620 OF 917
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Superfund Explanation of Significant Difference for the Record of Decision (EPA Region 9): Fort Ord, Operable Unit 2, Fort Ord, CA., August 23, 1995.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.|
|Additional Subjects||Superfund ; Hazardous materials ; Waste disposal ; Water pollution control ; Army facilities ; Benzene ; Ground water ; Aquifers ; Water treatment ; Remedial action ; California ; ESD(Explanation of Significant Difference) ; Explanation of Significant Difference ; Record of Decision ; Fort Ord ; Monterey County(California) ; Volatile organic compounds ; Trichloroethene ; Tetrachlorobenzene ; Dichloromethane ; Dichloroethene ; Cleanup|
Fort Ord is located near Monterey Bay in northwestern Monterey County, California, approximately 80 miles south of San Francisco. In 1990, Fort Ord was placed on the U.S. EPA's National Priorities List (NPL), primarily because of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) found in groundwater beneath OU 2 (PB94-964532). This explanation of significant differences (ESD), addresses groundwater cleanup goals for the Upper 180-foot aquifer.