New site administrator to meet with residents at open house March 29
JERSEY CITY, N.J., March 16, 2016 – The new independent, court-appointed site administrator for PPG Industries’ chromium cleanups in Hudson County is conducting an open house to meet residents and provide an update on the program. Read more
Former Seton Hall law school dean new Site Administrator
JERSEY CITY, N.J., Dec. 30, 2015 – Superior Court has appointed Ronald J. Riccio, Dean Emeritus of the Seton Hall University School of Law, as the new Site Administrator for PPG Industries’ chromium cleanups, effective Jan. 4. Read more
1 million tons removed, replaced with clean fill
JERSEY CITY, N.J., Dec. 26, 2015 – More than 1 million tons of chromium-contaminated soil and debris have been excavated and replaced with clean fill at the Jersey City PPG Industries chromium sites identified in the 2009 Superior Court settlement among PPG, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the City of Jersey City. 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.