February 26, 2016

Contact: Communications Office

Department issues final permit modification to a Green County hazardous waste storage facility

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Natural Resources issued a final hazardous waste permit modification to Safety-Kleen Systems Inc.

By modifying this permit, the Division of Environmental Quality acknowledges that the company has certified the approved final remedy was completed as outlined in its permit.

After a thorough review of the permit modification request, the department issued a final Part I Permit Modification for the Safety-Kleen Systems Inc., Springfield facility. The permit modification removes the corrective action conditions associated with the two underground storage tanks, and related groundwater monitoring and reporting requirements.

The final Part I Permit Modification and additional information is available at Some supporting documents are not available on the department’s website due to their size. The public can review and copy the final Part I Permit Modification and supporting documents at the Springfield-Greene County Library District’s Library Station, 2535 N. Kansas Expressway, Springfield, during its normal business hours.