Richards Plating

Florence, AL - Region IV

Site Contact:

Jordan Garrard
On Scene Coordinator

garrard.jordan@epa.gov

529 South Royal Avenue
Florence, AL 35630
response.epa.gov/RichardsPlating

Latitude: 34.8031000
Longitude: -87.6575000

The Site is located at 529 South Royal Avenue, Florence, Lauderdale County, Alabama. The abandoned and former electro-plating facility was known to have operated for over 40 years at this location. The site has been referred to EPA ERRB for removal evaluation by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM). On November 6, 2008, EPA visited the Site and noted the presence of leaking and unstable drums and containers. An Emergency Removal Action was initiated by the OSC to stablize the Site.


For additional information, visit the Pollution Report (POLREPS) section.