New Mexico Superfund (NPL) Sites

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Active Sites

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AT&SF (Albuquerque)

Location: Albuquerque, Bernalillo County

Contaminants: PAHs Zinc

Chevron Questa Mine (Formerly Molycorp)

Location: Questa, Taos County

Contaminants: Aluminum Arsenic Cadmium Chromium Cobalt Fluoride Lead Manganese Molybdenum Zinc

Eagle Picher Carefree Battery

Location: Socorro, Socorro County

Contaminants: Cadmium Chromium 1,1-Dichloroethene Lead Trichloroethene

Fruit Avenue Plume

Location: Albuquerque, Bernalillo County

Contaminants: Trichloroethene

Grants Chlorinated Solvents Plume

Location: Grants, Cibola County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene

Griggs & Walnut Groundwater Plume

Location: Las Cruces, Dona Ana County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene

Homestake Mining Co.

Location: Milan, Cibola County

Contaminants: Chromium Molybdenum Radium 226 Radium 228 Selenium Thorium 230 Uranium Vanadium

Jackpile-Paguate Uranium Mine

Location: Paguate, Cibola County

Contaminants: Arsenic Barium Chromium Lead Uranium

Lea and West Second Street

Location: Roswell, Chaves County

Contaminants: cis-1,2-Dichloroethene trans-1,2-Dichloroethene Petroleum hydrocarbons Tetrachloroethene Trichloroethene

Lee Acres Landfill (USDOI)

Location: Farmington, San Juan County

Contaminants: cis-1,2-Dichloroethene trans-1,2-Dichloroethene Manganese Nickel Tetrachloroethene Trichloroethene Vinyl Chloride

McGaffey & Main Groundwater Plume

Location: Roswell, Chaves County

Contaminants: Tetrachloroethene

North Railroad Avenue Plume

Location: Espanola, Rio Arriba County

Contaminants: cis-1,2-Dichloroethene trans-1,2-Dichloroethene Tetrachloroethene Trichloroethene

Prewitt Abandoned Refinery

Location: Prewitt, McKinley County

Contaminants: Asbestos Benzene Ethylbenzene Lead PAHs Toluene Xylenes

South Valley

Location: Albuquerque, Bernalillo County

Contaminants: Benzene 1,1-Dichloroethene Ethylbenzene Tetrachloroethene Toluene 1,1,1-Trichloroethane Trichloroethene Xylenes

United Nuclear Corp.

Location: Church Rock, McKinley County

Contaminants: Aluminum Arsenic Beryllium Cadmium Cobalt Lead Lead-210 Manganese Molybdenum Nickel Radium-226 Radium-228 Selenium Thorium-230 Uranium Vanadium

Deleted Sites

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AT&SF (Clovis)

Location: Clovis, Curry County

Contaminants: Boron Petroleum-related Hydrocarbons

Deleted: 2003

Cal West Metals (USSBA)

Location: Lemitar, Socorro County

Contaminants: Arsenic Lead PAHs

Deleted: 1996

Cimarron Mining Corp.

Location: Carrizozo, Lincoln County

Contaminants: Cyanide Lead

Deleted: 2020

Cleveland Mill

Location: Silver City, Grant County

Contaminants: Arsenic Beryllium Cadmium Lead Zinc

Deleted: 2001

Pagano Salvage

Location: Los Lunas, Valencia County

Contaminants: PCBs

Deleted: 1992

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