Superfund Site

Shiprock Pesticide

U.s.rte Hwy 506 1/4 Mil W. Of Rd. 66, Shiprock, NM 87416
National Priorities List: No
Status: Active
Shiprock Pesticide is a superfund site located at U.s.rte Hwy 506 1/4 Mil W. Of Rd. 66, Shiprock, NM 87416. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) identifies sites such as Shiprock Pesticide 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. Shiprock Pesticide is currently registered as an Active superfund site by the EPA. However, it is not on the NPL (National Priorities List), which means the EPA does not consider it one of the nation's most hazardous waste sites.