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Environmental Quality Control (EQC)

Former Hoechst Celanese Site

Reports & Maps

During assessment and remediation site reports and maps are developed.  Following are some of the most recent reports and maps used by DHEC to monitor groundwater contamination and ongoing cleanup at the site.  Future reports and maps of interest to the community will also be posted on this page in chronological order as they become available. 

Reports

Date

Title

Description

April 2014

Schedule for Baseline Sampling and Injection Under Voluntary Cleanup Contract (VCC) #13-5841-RP

Update on schedule for installation of performance monitoring wells and injection of sodium lactate in the DMT area.

March 2014

Voluntary Cleanup Contract (VCC)
#13-5841-RP Progress Report

Update of site activities conducted under the VCC from September 1, 2013 through February 28, 2014.

September 2013

Voluntary Cleanup Contract (VCC)
#13-5841-RP Progress Report

Update of site activities conducted under the VCC from May 1, 2013 through August 31, 2013.  Includes results from the June 2013 semi-annual sampling.

August 2013

Bruckner Road Direct Push Investigation - Chloroform Results and Recommendations

Summary of the Bruckner Road area investigation activities conducted under the VCC, results of the work, and recommendations for additional activity.

May 2013

Voluntary Cleanup Contract (VCC) #13-5841-RP Progress Report

Update of site activities conducted under the VCC from March 12, 2013 through April 30, 2013.

March 2013

DMT Area Direct Push Investigation – Chloroform Report

Summary of the DMT area investigation activities, results of the work, and recommendations for additional activity.

March 2013

DMT Area December 2012 Monitoring

Analytical data and summary of the groundwater and surface water sampling collected in December 2012 from the former DMT Area including chloroform results.

March 2013

Voluntary Cleanup Contract (VCC) #13-5841-RP Between DHEC and CNA Holdings, LLC for the Former Auriga/KOSA/Hoechst Celanese Site

Legal contract that requires a responsible party to perform additional environmental assessment and/or remediation at the site. 
February 2013 New Bedrock Well Data Results of the January 2013 samples collected from the new bedrock wells installed along Bruckner Road, south of the creek and along the Bruckner road right-of-way.  These results are being used as part of the development of the next steps in remediation plans for the Bruckner Road areas.
January 2013

Auriga Spartanburg Aquatic Ecosystem Study Data Report

Results of the July/August 2012 Aquatic Ecosystem Study requested by DHEC for the Pacolet River and Cherokee Creek adjoining the Auriga Polymers, Inc. facility.
October 2012

Auriga Spartanburg Groundwater and Surface Water Monitoring Report

Data results from the June 2012 groundwater and surface water sampling on the former Hoechst Celanese property.
August 2012

Auriga Spartanburg Off-Site Plan 2012

Work plan and approval for the installation of monitoring wells to delineate the off-site chloroform groundwater contamination from the Hoechst Celanese site in Spartanburg.
January 2012

Auriga Spartanburg Off-Site Push Investigation

Summary of the off-site investigation activities, the results of the work and preliminary recommendations for additional activity.
August 2011

DHEC Aquatic Macroinvertebrate Bioassessment of the Pacolet River between Lake Blalock & Interstate I-85 (Spartanburg County, SC)

Assessment of the ecological condition of the Pacolet River in the vicinity of the former Hoechst Celanese facility to determine any toxic effects on aquatic life.
July 2011 Summary of DHEC Cancer Composite Report N/A
July 2011 DHEC Cancer Composite Report for Cannon Campgrounds and Zip Code 29307 (Spartanburg County, SC) Assessment of cancer occurrence to identify any unusual patterns of cancer cases and deaths.
February 2011 DMT Area Supplemental Monitoring – December 2010 Presents data collected during December 2010 from the former DMT Area.
November 2010 Invista Spartanburg Remedial Effectiveness Report
Report Maps
Report Diagrams
This is the second of two reports for the groundwater and surface water data collected in June 2010. Includes a review and results of historic remedial activities at the site. Recommendations are given for remedial activities to be completed in 2011 and beyond.
June 2010 Invista Spartanburg Site Assessment Report This is the first of two reports for the groundwater and surface water data collected in June 2010. Includes a site-wide assessment detailing the data that was collected and provides an update on the overall environmental conditions. Includes maps, groundwater elevations, analyses for 1,4 dioxane & DowTherm A and chloroform concentrations.

Maps

Date Title Description
July 2011

Hoechst Celanese - Comprehensive Sample Location Map (July 2011)

Location Map
August 2011 Hoechst Celanese - Auriga Polymers, Inc. Facility and Monitoring Location Map (August 2011) N/A
December 2001 Hoechst Celanese - Bedrock Sampling Location Map (December 2001) N/A
December 2011 Hoechst Celanese - Saprolite Sampling Location Map (December 2001) N/A
December 2001 Hoechst Celanese - Topographic Site Location Map (December 2001) N/A