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Chemetco 
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Instance ofbusiness
Industrymetallurgy,
recycling,
electronic waste
Location Chouteau Township, Madison County, Illinois
Headquarters location
  • Hartford (38°47′51.212″N 90°5′57.98″W)
Inception
  • 1969
Date of official closure
  • 31 October 2001
Dissolved, abolished or demolished
  • 13 November 2001
Area
  • 230 acre
Authority control
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Chemetco (en); Chemetco (fr) usine métallurgique (fr) Chemico Metals Corporation (fr)
  • English: Chemetco, in Madison County Illinois, was one of the largest United States refiners of copper from recycled or residual sources. The company had a history of environmental problems over its entire career. It was convicted of water pollution offences spanning a decade. The company's former site was designated as Superfund site.

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