Case Study No. 1 – Elizabeth NJ

550-gallon underground storage tank (UST) removal

Residential property, Elizabeth, NJ

Entech Services

  • Performed initial site investigation and remediation services
  • Removed one 550 gallon underground storage tank system and associated piping
  • Excavated and removed 50.83 tons of fuel oil impacted soil
  • Obtained 6 post-excavation soil samples for laboratory analysis
  • Supervised the installation of 1 ground water monitoring well
  • Performed 2 groundwater sampling events for laboratory analysis
  • Completed site restoration activities on all disturbed areas
  • Prepared and submitted a Remedial Action Report to the NJDEP
    and requested a NFA (No Further Action) letter

Project Highlights

  • Entech encouraged homeowner to contact insurance company for coverage
  • Insurance company paid $31,000 (100% cost coverage)
  • Entech assisted seller and buyer in the negotiation
    for sale of the property; deal did not fall through
  • NFA was received 2 years after start of project