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PETITIONED PUBLIC HEALTH ASSESSMENT

E.I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS
POMPTON LAKES, PASSAIC COUNTY, NEW JERSEY

EPA FACILITY ID: NJD980771604 Exiting ATSDR Website

January 26, 1994

Prepared by:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Public Health Service
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
Division of Health Assessment and Consultation
Atlanta, Georgia


TABLE OF CONTENTS

LIST OF FIGURES

LIST OF TABLES

SUMMARY

BACKGROUND

COMMUNITY HEALTH CONCERNS

ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINATION AND OTHER HAZARDS

PATHWAYS ANALYSES

PUBLIC HEALTH IMPLICATIONS

CONCLUSIONS

RECOMMENDATIONS

PREPARERS OF REPORT

REFERENCES

APPENDIX A - FIGURES

APPENDIX B - TABLES

APPENDIX C - COMPARISON VALUES

APPENDIX D - E.I. DU PONT SITE HISTORY

APPENDIX E - RESPONSES TO PUBLIC COMMENTS


LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 - USGS MAP

FIGURE 2 - ACID BROOK AREA MAP

FIGURE 3 - CENSUS BLOCK GROUP MAP

FIGURE 4 - MERCURY FULMINATE AREA SAMPLING LOCATIONS

FIGURE 5 - WELL LOCATION MAP: DU PONT RESIDENTIAL


LIST OF TABLES

TABLE 1 - CONTAMINANTS IN ON-SITE SOILS AND SEDIMENTS

TABLE 2 - CONTAMINANTS IN ON-SITE SURFACE WATER

TABLE 3 - CONTAMINANTS IN OFF-SITE SOILS

TABLE 4 - CONTAMINANTS IN OFF-SITE SURFACE WATER

TABLE 5A - CONTAMINANTS IN OFF-SITE GROUNDWATER

TABLE 5B - CHARACTERIZATION OF SOLVENT CONTAMINATION AMONG 28 PRIVATE WELLS

TABLE 6 - CONTAMINANTS IN OFF-SITE GARDEN VEGETABLES

TABLE 7 - CONTAMINANTS IN OFF-SITE FISH TISSUE

TABLE 8 - CONTAMINANTS IN OFF-SITE AMBIENT AIR

TABLE 9 - E.I. DU PONT PATHWAYS SUMMARY

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