EPA proposes $3M cleanup of former recycling facility

Aug 12, 2013 | 11:02 AM | Rey Mashayekhi

Tags  EPA, Toa Baja, superfund, soil contamination, Scorpio Recycling, lead, Rey Mashayekhi

NEW YORK — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing a plan to handle contaminated soil at now-defunct Scorpio Recycling Inc.’s former site in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico.

The EPA designated the nine-acre site, where Scorpio operated metal recycling and battery crushing activities from 1972 to 2010, as a Superfund site on its National Priorities List after it found the soil was contaminated with lead and....

Latest Pricing Trends


Are you stocking more inventory today than 18 months ago?


View previous results