SUFFOLK CITY LANDFILL
Superfund Site Profile
The 67-acre Suffolk City Landfill site is located in Suffolk, Virginia. A sanitary landfill began operating at the site in 1967. The landfill accepted municipal solid waste, pesticides and chemical waste. Waste disposal activities contaminated soil and groundwater. Landfill operations ended in 1985 when a regional landfill became operational. The City designed a closure plan, which was submitted to the State. The city covered, graded, and replanted the landfill in 1988. After EPA assessed the site, it was added to the National Priorities List (NPL) in February 1990.
After initial actions, EPA determined that the site required no further cleanup. EPA took the site off ...
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