PETITIONED PUBLIC HEALTH ASSESSMENT
LAFARGE CORPORATION - ALPENA PLANT
ALPENA, ALPENA COUNTY, MICHIGAN
EPA FACILITY ID: MID981200835
March 15, 2000
Michigan Department of Community Health
Under Cooperative Agreement with the
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
TABLE OF CONTENTS
A. Site Description and History
B. Site Visits
C. Demographics, Land Use and Natural Resource Use
D. Health Outcome Data
A. On-Site Contamination
B. Off-Site Contamination
C. Quality Assurance and Quality Control
D. Physical and Other Hazards
A. Toxicological Evaluation
B. ATSDR Child Health Initiative
C. Health Outcome Data Evaluation
D. Community Health Concerns Evaluation
Table 5. Concentrations of metals in groundwater samples collected from monitoring wells in the vicinity of the cement kiln dust pile at the Lafarge Corporation Alpena Plant during the IRIA, January-July, 1997.
Table 6. Concentrations of metals in samples of cement kiln dust collected from a pile on the lakeshore behind the Lafarge Corporation Alpena plant by the MDNR (March 1993, August 1993) and during the IRIA (December 1996).
Table 8. Concentrations of metals in surface soil samples collected at residences, school yards, and parks in Alpena by the MDNR (June-August 1992), the Alpena Public Schools (November-December 1992), and Encotec (1996).
Table 10. Concentrations of metals in surface soil samples collected at Ella White and Lincoln Elementary schools in Alpena by the MDNR (June-August 1992) and contractors for the Alpena Public Schools (November-December 1992).