Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools

Navigation

Questions or Comments:
ac@tceq.texas.gov
You are here: Home / Remediation / Superfund / Indexes to Sites / Texas Senate / Superfund Sites in Texas Senate District 15

Superfund Sites in Texas Senate District 15

Links to information about Superfund sites, whether state or federal, active or deleted, in this Texas Senate district. Also information on sites officially proposed for National Priorities List or Texas Superfund Registry.

Topics Under this Category

Federated Metals
This former magnesium dross/sludge disposal landfill in Houston, Harris County is being addressed under the State Superfund Program.
French Limited
The EPA's web page on this former sand mining operation in Crosby, Harris County.
Highlands Acid Pit
The EPA's web page on these former waste pits in Highlands, Harris County.
San Jacinto River Waste Pits
The EPA placed this site in Harris County on the National Priorities List, making it eligible for Superfund cleanup. This site was once used to dispose of paper-mill sludge beside the San Jacinto River near the IH 10 bridge. Since the site was abandoned, the river has eroded into portions of the former waste pits.
Required use of SW-846 Method 5035

New Information

Beginning January 1, 2016, the TCEQ Remediation Division will require the use of United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) SW846 Method 5035A, Purge-and-Trap and Extraction for Volatile Organics in Soil and Waste Samples, as amended, for the collection and preparation of solid samples for volatile organic compound (VOC) analysis using purge-and-trap technology.

The TCEQ Remediation Division guidance on Method 5035 has been updated and is available.