Workers dig up, haul away soil on both sides of fence
JERSEY CITY, N.J., Oct. 31, 2013 – Chromium-impacted soil will be excavated today and tomorrow near the fence line separating two properties at the intersection of Garfield Avenue and Union Street... Read more
Temporary sidewalk enables pedestrians to walk on Garfield Avenue
JERSEY CITY, N.J., Oct. 29, 2013 – A temporary sidewalk has been built so that pedestrians can walk along Garfield Avenue while a portion of the sidewalk is closed this week to accommodate workers removing chromium-impacted soil on the eastern side of Site No. 186 that might extend under a portion of the sidewalk... Read more
PPG continues its investigation at Dennis Collins Park
BAYONNE, N.J., Oct. 24, 2013 – PPG Industries is collecting soil samples in Dennis Collins Park this month as part of the company’s continuing investigation of chromate chemical production waste, or CCPW, placed in the ground as fill... Read more
A comprehensive air monitoring program at the Garfield Avenue Site is designed to protect workers and the surrounding community.
Learn more about PPG Industries' goal to hire Jersey City-based firms for the supply of products and services as its cleanup sites.
Residents living near PPG Industries' chromium cleanup sites can request an inspection of their homes if they suspect chromium waste is in or on their property.