Superfund Site

Standard Mine

County Road 12, Ruby Mining Disitrict, Gunnison National Forest, CO 81224
National Priorities List: Yes
Status: N/A
Standard Mine is a superfund site located at County Road 12, Ruby Mining Disitrict, Gunnison National Forest, CO 81224. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) identifies sites such as Standard Mine because they pose or had once posed a potential risk to human health and/or the environment due to contamination by one or more hazardous wastes. Standard Mine is currently registered as an Active NPL superfund site by the EPA. Because it is on the NPL (National Priorities List), Standard Mine is considered one of the worst hazardous waste sites identified by the EPA.

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