Superfund Site: MICA LANDFILL
MICA, WA

Superfund Site Profile

SITE BACKGROUND

The 65-acre Mica Landfill site is located near Mica, Washington. The City of Spokane and Spokane County operated a state-licensed municipal landfill on the site between 1972 and 1991. The landfill accepted hazardous, domestic and industrial waste. Landfilling activities contaminated soil, sludge and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities and monitoring are ongoing.