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Naturally Occurring Asbestos Testing

Rockhill Quarry

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) oversees extraction operations at the RockHill Quarry.  Concerns have been raised regarding naturally occurring asbestos in the rock formations and the following are the steps taken by DEP and testing results.  To date results have been negative; however, no blasting or extraction can occur until asbestos testing has taken place and results provided to DEP.  DEP oversees Quarry operations and the Township oversees the use.