TABLE A-1 Contaminants Reported at the Most Severely Contaminated Army Sites

Installation

Number of Sites

Contaminants

Media Affected

Source Remediation

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

254

VOCs, SVOCs, metals (Hg), PCBs, explosives, pesticides, UXO, radiation, chemical weapons/munitions, biological warfare material

Groundwater (GW), surface water (SW), Sediment (Sed), Soil

Removal of soils, underground storage tanks (USTs), dump debris, and UXO

Alabama Army Ammunition Plant, AL

many

Nitroaromatic compounds, heavy metals (Pb), munitions-related waste (explosives), PCBs

GW, SW, Sed, Soil

Incineration and cell storage of contaminated soils

Anniston Army Depot, AL

47

VOCs, heavy metals, phenols, petroleum HCs, acids, caustics

GW, Soil

Removal of soils; hydrogen peroxide injection treatment; SIA GW treatment system

Camp Bonneville, WA

14 AOCs

POLs, solvents, UXO

Soil

Removal of USTs, debris (drums), and soil

Fort Chaffee, AR

many

POLs, DDT, chlordane, TCE

GW, Soil

Removal of USTs, oil–water separators, wash racks, fuel fill stands, and soil; open burning and detonation

Fort Dix, NJ

many

Heavy metals, POLs, chlorinated solvents, PCBs

GW, SW, Sed, Soil

Removal of USTs and soil

Fort Eustis, VA

27

Petroleum HCs, PCBs, VOCs, pesticides, heavy metals

GW, SW, Sed, Soil

Removal of USTs and soil; use of pneumatic pumps and passive skimmers for petroleum removal



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