Akrion Inc. (Submicron Systems, Inc.)
EPA Project Manager
Office of Pennsylvania Remediation
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Region III
1650 Arch Street
Mail code: 3LC30
Philadelphia, PA 19103-202
There are no Areas of Concern (AOCs) at the facility. No releases have been reported by the Facility and there is no evidence of release. A review of all records and discussions during a June 2, 2011 site visit indicate that there have been no reportable releases, no instances or evidence of soil or groundwater contamination , no site remediation and no past, current, or planned monitoring efforts necessary at this Facility.
Based upon these factors, a Corrective Action Statement of Basis with publlic comment period was posted by the EPA on November 30, 2011, and a Corrective Action Final Decision of "Complete with No Conntrols" was file on January 26,2012.
The Facility is located at 6630 Hedgewood Drive in Allentown, Salisbury Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania as shown in Figure 1. The Facility is bordered by an industrial/office complex ofbuildings, toward the north/northeast, there is a residential park and residential subdivision. The Facility covers less than one (1) acre. The Facility was formerly owned by SubMircon System Inc.
SubMicron System Inc. submitted a Notification of Regulated Waste Activity to the US Environmental Protection Agency on October 18, 1994. In September 1999 SubMicron filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and on October 15, 1999 SubMicron System received approval from the US Bankruptcy Court for the sale of all assets to Akrion LLC. Akrion Systems is a leading supplier of advanced surface preparation systems used in the manufacture of solar, semiconductor and related devices.
- Some of the site's key documents of interest are accessible below:
- Corrective Action Statement of Basis [PDF, 1.14 MB, 4 pages, About PDF]
- Environemental Indicator Determination - Human Exposures[PDF, 3988 KB, 9 pages, About PDF]
- Environemental Indicator Determination - Groundwater[PDF, 3938 KB, 9 pages, About PDF]
- Documents and reports regarding this facility also can be reviewed in person at these locations:
U.S. EPA Region III
Land & Chemicals Division
1650 Arch Street-11th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Call for an appointment.
- Submit a FOIA Request
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For more information about EPA’s corrective action webpage, including Environmental Indicators, please visit our site at: www.epa.gov/reg3wcmd/ca/correctiveaction.htm