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Your Environment. Your Health.

Region 4: AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN

Superfund Research Program


Note: The map points for the Hazardous Waste Sites are an approximate representation of the site locations.

Hazardous Waste Sites with On-Going Research

Alcoa Badin Works - Badin, North Carolina

  • Project: Duke University: Community Engagement Core
    Project Investigator: Elizabeth Shapiro-Garza
    Research Types: Communication Activities, Outreach or Community Engagement, Research Translation
    Research/Outreach: On-going

Anniston PCB - Anniston, Alabama

Cranston Printworks - Fletcher, North Carolina

  • Project: Brown University: Community Engagement Core
    Project Investigator: Clara Sears, Scott Frickel
    Research Types: Communication Activities, Outreach or Community Engagement, Testing or application of new GIS tools, Training
    Research/Outreach: On-going

East Fork Poplar Creek - Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Jacksonville Naval Air Station - Jacksonville, Florida

National Electric Coil/Cooper Industries - Dayhoit, Kentucky

  • Project: University of Kentucky: Community Engagement Core
    Project Investigator: Dawn Brewer
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement
    Research/Outreach: On-going

North Carolina State University (Lot 86 Farm Unit #1) - Raleigh, North Carolina

Third Creek site - Knoxville, Tennessee

U.S. DOE Oak Ridge Reservation - Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Hazardous Waste Sites with Completed Research

Alcoa Badin Works - Badin, North Carolina

Ashley River - South Carolina

Camilla Wood Preserving - Camilla, Georgia

Camp Lejeune Military Reservation - Camp Lejeune, North Carolina

Cape Fear Wood Preserving - Fayetteville, North Carolina

Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station - Havelock, North Carolina

Ciba-Giegy Corp.(McIntosh Plant) - McIntosh, Alabama

FCX, Inc. (Washington Plant) - Washington, North Carolina

Geiger Site - Charleston County, South Carolina

Georgia-Pacific Corporation Hardwood Sawmill, Washington County - Plymouth, North Carolina

Holcomb Creosote Co. - Yadkinville, North Carolina

Horton Iron and Metal - Wilmington, North Carolina

Kerr-McGee Chemical Corp - Navassa, North Carolina

Koppers Company, Inc. (Morrisville Plant) - Morrisville, North Carolina

  • Project: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill: Molecular Epidemiology Core
    Project Investigator: Irva Hertz-Picciotto
    Research Types: Epidemiology study
    Research/Outreach: Completed

LCP Chemicals Georgia - Brunswick, Georgia

Manufactured Gas Plant Site - Charlotte, North Carolina

Manufactured Gas Plant Site - Salisbury, North Carolina

National Electric Coil/Cooper Industries - Dayhoit, Kentucky

  • Project: University of Kentucky: Outreach Core
    Project Investigator: Lisa M. Gaetke
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement
    Research/Outreach: Completed

Oak Ridge Field Research Center - Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Olin Corporation - McIntosh, Alabama

  • Project: University of Washington: Wildlife Applications to Remediation Decision-Making
    Project Investigator: Michael J Hooper, George P Cobb, Scott T. McMurry
    Research Types: Collection of samples for off-site analysis, Ecology study, Fate and transport study, Testing or application of new GIS tools
    Research/Outreach: Completed

Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant (USDOE) - Paducah, Kentucky

  • Project: University of Kentucky: Chloro-Organic Degradation by Polymer Membrane Immobilized Iron-Based Particle Systems
    Project Investigator: Dibakar Bhattacharyya
    Research Types: Bench scale application of a new remediation technology, Field test of a new remediation
    Research/Outreach: Completed
  • Project: University of Kentucky: Community Engagement Core
    Project Investigator: Dawn Brewer
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement
    Research/Outreach: Completed
  • Project: University of Kentucky: Outreach Core
    Project Investigator: Lisa M. Gaetke
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement
    Research/Outreach: Completed
  • Project: University of Kentucky: Research Translation Core
    Project Investigator: Lindell E Ormsbee
    Research Types: Communication Activities, Research Translation
    Research/Outreach: Completed
  • Project: University of Washington: Wildlife Applications to Remediation Decision-Making
    Project Investigator: Michael J Hooper, George P Cobb, Scott T. McMurry
    Research Types: Collection of samples for off-site analysis, Ecology study, Fate and transport study, Testing or application of new GIS tools
    Research/Outreach: Completed

Red Penn - Louisville, Kentucky

  • Project: University of Kentucky: Community Engagement Core
    Project Investigator: Dawn Brewer
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement
    Research/Outreach: Completed
  • Project: University of Kentucky: Outreach Core
    Project Investigator: Lisa M. Gaetke
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement
    Research/Outreach: Completed

Savannah River Site (SRS) - Aiken, South Carolina

Savannah River Site (USDOE) - Aiken, South Carolina

Tower Chemical Co. - Clermont, Florida

U.S. DOE Oak Ridge Reservation - Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Ward Transformer - Raleigh, North Carolina

Wright Chemical Corporation - Riegelwood, North Carolina

  • Project: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill: Research Translation Core
    Project Investigator: Kathleen Gray
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement, Research Translation, Training
    Research/Outreach: Completed
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