Former Plating Operation

Isabela, Puerto Rico

Scope of Service: TechXtract® Decontamination, Facility Demolition/Closure, Site Remediation, Brownfield Redevelopment


Client formerly operated a plating operation in 35,000 square feet of space owned by the Puerto Rico Development Company (PRIDCO). Plating solutions containing cadmium, copper and hexavalent chrome had left contaminant levels exceeding applicable cleanup criteria. Active's implementation of of the TechXtract® chemical extraction process resulted in significant savings in disposal costs for the client. All RCRA waste was transported and disposed at a client-approved subtitle D landfill on the U.S. mainland. The project was completed in five (5) weeks.