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

newFeb. 2, 2017 - During the months of December and January in the North Quarry, grading work has been going on in preparation for the ethylene vinyl alcohol (EVOH). Due to weather and other constraints, progress has been slower than expected. To improve drainage in the South Quarry, additional grading and seeding work has been occurring.

South Quarry showing additional grading and seeding

newFeb. 2, 2017 - Operational Update - A soda ash silo has been added to the leachate pretreatment plant to improve the treatment process and reduce solids build up within the pretreatment system.

Soda Ash Silo


Reports and Updates

newFeb. 9, 2017 - The Leachate Collection Sump 5A (LCS-5) replacement will be located further south of the existing location to position the sump within the deeper quarry shelf. Actual drilling is estimated to take three weeks with an additional two weeks of work. Contingent on receipt of materials and weather, it is estimated the project will be finished by the end of March 2017. View letter.

LCS-5 replacement is expected to start in the next two to three weeks

Feb. 2, 2017 - LCS-5 replacement is expected to start within the month in the area where the new EVOH will be laid down in the North Quarry. Once the well is replaced, the additional EVOH can begin to be laid down.


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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