EPA Superfund Program: GARLAND CREOSOTING, LONGVIEW, TX

Superfund Site Profile

The 12-acre Garland Creosoting site is located in Longview, Texas. Garland Creosoting operated a wood-treating facility at the site between 1960 and 1997. Operations included the disposal of wood-treating wastes into unlined surface impoundments on site. Site activities and waste disposal practices contaminated soil, sludge and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities are ongoing.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (08/12/2010)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No