Superfund Site:

SHERIDAN DISPOSAL SERVICES
HEMPSTEAD, TX

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Bill Little
(214) 665-8131

Remedial Project Manager
Gary Baumgarten
(214) 665-6749

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Site Location

Street Address:
CLARK BOTTOM RD, HEMPSTEAD, TX 77445

Background

The 110-acre Sheridan Disposal Services site is located in Waller County, Texas. Sheridan Disposal Services operated a commercial waste disposal facility on site from about 1958 to 1984. The company disposed of a variety of organic and inorganic chemicals and solid wastes at the site. The site included a 12-acre lagoon surrounded by a dike (about 17 acres) and a 42-acre evaporation system. The lagoon served as a holding pond for the disposal of overflow wastes and waste treatment residues. The company deposited ashes, combustion residuals and liquid wastes in the lagoon. The facility treated waste by steam distillation, open ...
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