Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill Facility Information

This page provides citizens with access to pertinent information and online forms regarding ongoing compliance issues and activities related to a subsurface smoldering event and associated odors around Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill at 13570 St. Charles Rock Road in Bridgeton.

Recent Activities

newApril 30, 2017 - Following heavy rainfall in the St. Louis area, the Department of Natural Resources observed storm water runoff at the Bridgeton Sanitary and West Lake Landfills April 29 and 30, 2017. Department staff responded by assessing the situation and collecting a storm water sample for analyses, along the northeast corner of the facility near St. Charles Rock Road. The sample is being sent to the department’s contract laboratory and will be analyzed for radiological constituents and results will be posted to the department's web page once available.

April 14, 2017 -
Grading work continued this spring in the North Quarry in preparation for installing the ethylene vinyl alcohol (EVOH) cover.

Grading in the North Quarry in preparation for the EVOH liner

April 14, 2017 - Construction Update
- New infrastructure materials staged in preparation for the new EVOH cover to start installation in the upcoming weeks.

New infrastructure materials staged in preparation for the new EVOH liner

Reports and Updates

newThe Leachate Collection Sump 5B (LCS-5B) was installed and brought on line the week of March 13, 2017. The picture below shows the nearly completed LCS-5B, just awaiting electrical connection.


Leachate Collection Sump 5B

Data from the two sulfur dioxide air monitors monitored by Bridgeton Landfill, through a contractor, can be found at:

Data from the sulfur dioxide air monitor monitored by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources can be found at:

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