||Superfund explanation of significant difference for the record of decision : Brown's Battery Breaking, Shoemakersville, PA.
||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.
|| [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Emergency and Remedial Response],
Hazardous waste sites--Pennsylvania.
Hazardous materials ;
Waste disposal ;
Land pollution control ;
Lead acid batteries ;
Heavy metals ;
Dissolved solids ;
Soil contamination ;
Waste treatment ;
ESD(Explanation of Significant Difference) ;
Explanation of Significant Difference ;
Second Remedial Action ;
Record of Decision ;
Tilden Township(Pennsylvania) ;
Berks County(Pennsylvania) ;
||Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy.
||10 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
The Environmental Protection Agency, Region III (EPA) is issuing this Explanation of Significant Differences (ESD) for the July 2, 1992, Record of Decision ('OU-2 ROD') issued for the Brown's Battery Breaking Superfund Site (the 'Site') in Tilden Township, Pennsylvania. The objective of the Soils and Casings portion of the OU2 ROD is excavation of soils and casings in areas where the lead level exceeds 1000 parts per million (ppm), and offsite treatment of those soils and casings using an innovative thermal treatment technology consisting of a new gasification furnace to be connected to an existing secondary lead smelter in Reading, Pennsylvania. EPA also has selected a contingent soil alternative of onsite solidification/stablization of the soils and casings and offsite disposal should the innovative technology not prove implementable.
Cover title. "12/00/1997." "PB97-963108." "EPA/541/R-97/014." "November 1997." Microfiche.