Monthly Archives: January 2016


The Chemicals at the NuHart Site: Phthalates and Trichloroethylene

The NuHart State Superfund Site currently contains underground plumes of phthalates and trichloroethylene (TCE), chemicals left over from the property’s prior usage as a plastics plant.  These chemicals are potentially harmful to human health. Here are some fact sheets created by the neighborhood’s environmental consultant, Environmental Stewardship Concepts, with more information about phthalates and trichloroethylene. Phthalate factsheet  TCE factsheet