Contact Us
North Passaic Daily Voice serves Bloomingdale, Pompton Lakes, Ringwood, Wanaque & West Milford

Menu

North Passaic Daily Voice serves Bloomingdale, Pompton Lakes, Ringwood, Wanaque & West Milford

Nearby Towns

news

Federal Officials Talk Dangerous Chemicals In Ringwood

EPA officials spoke to Ringwood residents about chemicals found in the Superfund site.
EPA officials spoke to Ringwood residents about chemicals found in the Superfund site. Photo Credit: Ringwood Superfund Community Advisory Group

RINGWOOD, N.J. -- Federal officials issued an apology to Ringwood residents for failing to announce the discovery of more dangerous chemicals at the former Fort Motor Company site, according to NorthJersey.com.

Environmental Protection Agency said they waited three months to tell citizens about the 1,4-dioxane found in ground water at nearly 100 times the state standard, NorthJersey.com reported.

The EPA is still developing a cleanup plan for the site, NorthJersey.com said.

Click here to read the NorthJersey.com article .

Welcome to

North Passaic Daily Voice!

Serves Bloomingdale, Pompton Lakes, Ringwood, Wanaque & West Milford

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.