OU3 –Suspected Air Deposition Area 2

Operable Unit (OU) 3 consists of Suspected Air Deposition Area 2, on/north of the Erie Canal and east of Niagara/Orleans County Line. It is located in the blue-colored areas in the upper and far right corners of the map below:

FMC submitted RCRA Facility Investigation (RFI) Report Volume X for OU3 in 2012 and the Regulatory Agencies accepted the report as complete in 2013. A draft Corrective Measures Study (CMS) report, dated September 2015, was submitted to NYSDEC and USEPA pursuant to the 1991 AOC. Pursuant to the Order, NYSDEC has accepted the draft CMS report for technical completeness.

Current Status

  • NYSDEC will issue a Draft Statement of Basis for public review and comment.