Superfund Site:

DOUBLE EAGLE REFINERY CO.
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Janetta Coats
(214) 665-7308

Remedial Project Manager
Bart Canellas
(214) 665-6662

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Site Location

Street Address:
301 N RHODE ISLAND, OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73152

Background

The 12-acre Double Eagle Refinery Co. site is located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. From 1929 until the early 1980s, the Double Eagle Refinery facility re-refined used motor oils through a process of acidulation and filtration. This process generated about 80,000 gallons of oily sludge per month. Operators initially sent the waste sludge to an off-site disposal facility. Later, operators disposed of the sludge in on-site impoundments and a sludge lagoon from the late 1960s to the early 1970s. Double Eagle continued to accept waste oil for storage in on-site storage tanks until 1980. Site activities and waste disposal practices contaminated ...
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