Updated: Jun 20
March 27, 2023 | newjersey.news12.com
Hundreds of drums and containers found on a Howell Township property are being monitored by the Environmental Protection Agency as residents who live nearby continue to ask questions.
The entire area surrounding 15 Marl Road continues to be fenced in and under 24-hour security since a fire last month led to the discovery of 200-300 barrels containing chemicals.
NJ SEED: From time to time we hear stories of unexploded weapons turning up in countries where wars have been fought. In New Jersey, the nation’s oldest industrial state, we all too frequently learn of barrels of chemicals turning up unexpectedly that are leaking dangerous chemicals into the ground and threatening water supplies.