WQARF Site | Estes Landfill

Estes Landfill

Registry placement date: April 28, 1998

Score: 45

County: Maricopa

Location: Phoenix, south of Sky Harbor Airport, approximately bounded by the Salt River to the north, Magnolia Street to the south, State Route 153 to the east, and 40th Street to the west 

Contaminants of concern: Vinyl chloride, cis-1-2- dichloroethene and trichloroethene in groundwater; lead, arsenic and thallium in soil

Action taken: In January 2008, methane and volatile organic compound vapor samples were collected from the landfill. Groundwater is monitored twice a year.

Status: The Remedial Investigation, Feasibility Study reports and Proposed Remedial Action Plan have been completed and ADEQ is currently completing the Record of Decision for the site.

Community Advisory Board (CAB): Dissolved