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Tempe Marketplace 2 | VRP Site


2080 E. Rio Salado Parkway (Lot 7), Tempe, AZ

Acceptance Into Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP):

April 13, 2021

Contaminants of Concern (COCs):

  • Metals, Volatile Organic Compounds and Polychlorinated Biphenyl (PCBs)

Affected Media:

  • Soil

What Are My Health Risks?

For Soil | There is little to no health risk unless there is contact with skin or ingestion of contaminated soil. 

Site Summary

  • Kick Off meeting held in April 2021.
  • ADEQ met with the Volunteer in May 2021 to discuss path forward for removing the Declaration of Environmental Use Restriction (DEUR) and associated land use restrictions from a portion of the property. 
  • ADEQ facilitated a meeting with the Volunteer and the USEPA in June 2021 to discuss a path forward for addressing outstanding issues related to the PCB Notification Areas located within the larger VRP site. 
  • A summary of work report and proposed soil sampling approach to support the Human Health Risk Assessment (HHRA) (the Report) was received in July 2021. The VRP, in collaboration with its third-party risk assessor, and USEPA have completed their review of the Report.
  • ADEQ anticipates submission of a Work Plan to support the HHRA in the second quarter of 2022.