Procedures for Accepting Petroleum Contaminated Soil (PCS)
Only diesel or gasoline contaminated soil will be accepted at the landfill – waste/used oil contaminated soil will NOT be accepted.
The following analytical tests are required prior to the landfill accepting PCS:
Benzene, Toluene, Ethyl benzene, Xylene (BTEX)-method 8021 for diesel and gasoline
AND Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons (TPH) For Gasoline (method 8015 GRO)
OR Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons (TPH) for diesel (method 8015 DRO)
Pass paint filter test
Pass ignitability test
Use the following guideline for BENZENE:
For Total benzene in soil – (less than) 10 – need TCLP to determine if it is considered hazardous
All special waste will be charged a daily immediate cover fee of $95.00.
24 hour notification is required before material is brought in to the landfill.