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HEALTH CONSULTATION

SHARON STEEL CORPORATION
FARRELL, MERCER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA


FIGURES


Figure 1. Site Location Map


Figure 2.


Figure 3. Site Features and Sampling Location


Figure 4. Fish Consumption Advisory #811


Figure 5. Demographic Statistics



TABLES

Table 1. PADEP Sampling Results 1980-1986 for original monitoring wells at Sharon Steel Slag Area (1).

Parameter
Concentration
Parameter
Concentration
(ppb)
pH
2.5-12.0
Arsenic
3,200
Specific conductance
79,000
Cadmium
100
TDS
95,000 mg/l
Chromium
1,600
TOC
39 mg/l
Iron
4,500,00
NH
41 mg/l
Lead
3,375
Chloride
43,000 mg/l
Manganese
140,000
Sulfate
2,000 mg/l
Selenium
3,300
TOX
6,400
Silver
108
Phenols
160
 

TDS - Total Dissolved Solids
TOC - Total Organic Carbon
TOX - Total Halogens
ppb - parts per billion


Table 2. Concentrations of Selected Parameters (parts per billion) in New Monitoring
        Wells, August 24-25, 1992 (2).


Parameter
Well Number*
1S
1D
2S
2D
3S
3D
4S
4D
Arsenic
25.6
1.8
45.1
1.2
5.8
9.6
4.3
1.5
Lead
ND
ND
200
ND
300
ND
300
ND
Chromium
15
ND
350
ND
590
ND
990
ND
pH
6.27
7.83
6.03
8.06
3.95
7.95
5.78
7.65
* S - Shallow
* D - Deep
ND - Not detected at laboratory detection limits


TABLE 3. Completed Exposure Pathway Table - On site

Pathway Name
Source
Medium
Exposure
Point
Exposure
Route
Receptor
Population
Time of
Exposure
Exposure
Activities
Estimated
Number
Exposed
Chemical (identify by name or reference to tables in document)
Eating contaminated fish Unkown Fish Dining room table (variable) Ingestion Fisherman and families Variable Eating 0-10 Chlordane, PCBs
Wading and splashing in ponded water slag pile (CaOH2) Surface water on-site ponds and streams Dermal contact, ingestion Trespassers Variable Wading, swimming, hunting Unknown Alkaline water (pH 13)


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