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Safety-Kleen Corporation

Other (Former) Names of Site: Sefety-Kleen Systems, Inc.

EPA Identification Number: NJD000768101
Facility Location: 123 Red Lion Road, Southampton Twp, New Jersey 08088 Link to the site map
Facility Contact: Robert Schoepke, (847) 468-6733
EPA Contact: Jean Robert Jean, (212) 637-4136, jean.robert@epa.gov
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Case Manager: Philip Cole, (609) 292 -0395, RCRA Remediation Coordinator, phil.cole@dep.state.nj.us
Last Updated: March 2014
Environmental Indicator Status Human Exposures Under Control [PDF 433.04 KB, 20 pp] has been verified.
Groundwater Contamination Under Control [PDF 244.99 KB, 20 pp] has been verified.

Site Description

The site has been reportedly in operation since 1976 and is currently an active transfer station for distribution of fresh solvent products and the collection and temporary storage of used solvent wastes (prior to subsequent transportation and recycling/disposal by one of Safety-Kleen’s licensed recycle centers). The Safety-Kleen Service Center, which, consists of two parcels of land, is located in a rural section of Vincentown, Burlington County, New Jersey. One parcel of land owned by Safety-Kleen is located at 123 Red Lion Road and the other parcel is leased by Safety-Kleen is located at 121 Red Lion Road. The entire site consists of 1.24 and 2.60 acres, respectively. The site is zoned as industrial area. 

Permit Status

The ongoing waste management activities are governed by the RCRA operating Permit with HSWA Corrective Action for three regulated units; a container storage area and two tanks. The Permit was issued in December 2008 and will expire in December 2018.

Potential Threats and Contaminants

Potential Contamination at the site can result from hazardous waste storage from container storage area, wet dumpsters, Return/fill shelter, several underground storage tanks (USTs), and aboveground storage tanks (ASTs).  The following media, Soil, surface water and groundwater, have the potential to be contaminated by VOCs (benzene, toluene and xylenes (BTX), tetrachloroethene (PCE), 1,1,1-trichloroethane (1,1,1-TCA), and 1,1-dichloroethane (1,1,-DCA).

Cleanup Approach and Progress

Site Repository

Copies of supporting technical documents and correspondence cited in the site fact sheet are available for public review at the following location:

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
Division of Solid & Hazardous Waste
Records Center
401 E. State Street, 6th Floor
Trenton, NJ 08625
Telephone: (609) 777-3373
E-mail: records.custodian@dep.state.nj.us

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) makes available its public records through formal request under the Open Public Records Act (OPRA).


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