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RECORD NUMBER: 744 OF 1198
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Superfund enforcement decision document : Lees Lane Landfill, KY.|
|CORP Author||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.|
|Subjects||Hazardous waste sites--Kentucky. ; Lees Lane Landfill site (KY)|
|Additional Subjects||Earth fills ; Industrial wastes ; Hazardous materials ; Waste disposal ; Site surveys ; Licenses ; Public health ; Water pollution ; Inorganic compounds ; Organic compounds ; Lee Lane site ; Kentucky ; Solid waste management ; Superfund program ; Land reclamation ; Municipal wastes ; EPA region ; Liquid waste disposal ; Jefferson County(Kentucky)|
|Collation||50 p. ; 28 cm.|
The Lees Lane Landfill (LLL) site is located adjacent to the Ohio River in Jefferson County, Kentucky. Land use at the site has included a sand and gravel quarry, a junkyard, and a landfill. An investigation detected explosive levels of methane gas and seven families were evacuated from homes near the site. Surface water, soil, and ground water are contaminated with benzene, heavy metals including lead, arsenic, and chromium, and inorganics.
"September 1986." "(EPA Region 4)"--Cover. "(Second Remedial Action)"--P. 1.