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HEALTH CONSULTATION

OSBORNE LANDFILL
GROVE CITY, MERCER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA


REFERENCE

1. U.S.EPA, 1997. Record of Decision for Osborne Landfill site, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.

2. U.S.EPA, 1996. Focused Remedial Investigation Report, Operable Unit 2, Osborne Landfill site, Pine Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.

3. ATSDR, 1997. Toxicological Profile for Vinyl Chloride. U.S. Public Health Service, Atlanta, Georgia.

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PREPARERS OF REPORT

J.E.Godfrey, P.G.
Pennsylvania Department of Health

Alice Hoffman, MHA
Pennsylvania Department of Health


CERTIFICATION

This Health Consultation for the Osborne Landfill site was prepared by the Pennsylvania Department of Health Under a cooperative agreement with the federal Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR). It is in accordance with approved methodology and procedures existing at the time the health consultation was initiated.

Roberta Erler
Technical Project Officer, SPS, SSAB, DHAC

The Division of Health Assessment and Consultation (DHAC), ATSDR, has reviewed this health consultation and concurs with its findings.

Richard Gillig
Chief, SPS, SSAB, DHAC, ATSDR



Figure 1. Osborne Landfill Site Location Map


Figure 2
. Osborne Landfill Site Location Map 2


Figure 3. Osborne Landfill Selected Wells


Table 1. Contaminants of Concern in Residential Wells

CONTAMINANTS MAXIMUM CONCENTRATION (PPB) COMPARISON VALUES
PPB SOURCE
Vinyl Chloride
(VC)
16 0.7 Chronic EMEG
EMEG - Environmental


Table 2. Estimated Number of Exposed Population

Pathway Name Estimated Pop. in Pathway Range Minimum Range Maximum
Complete Pathways On-site 0 0 0
Complete Pathways
Off-site
2 2 2
Total Completed
On and Off-site
2 2 2


Table 3. Complete Exposure Pathway Table - Off Site

Pathway Name Source Medium Exposure Point Exposure Route Receptor Population Time of Exposure Exposure Activities Estimated Number Exposed Chemicals
Private Wells Osborne Landfill Ground Water Tap, Shower Ingestion Inhalation Dermal Off-site Residents Past Drinking Water, Showering 2 Vinyl Chloride

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