EPA Superfund Program: CENTRALIA MUNICIPAL LANDFILL, CENTRALIA, WA

Superfund Site Profile

The 55-acre Centralia Municipal Landfill site is located in Centralia, Washington. From 1958 until 1994, the on-site landfill accepted both municipal and industrial waste, including soil containing polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), paint waste and pesticide waste. These activities contaminated soil, groundwater and surface water with heavy metals and hazardous chemicals. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities are ongoing.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (09/28/1999)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
Yes