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Simplot Phosphates LLC

Solid Waste Facility Fact Sheet: Class IIIb Landfill

May 2007

Facility Owner: Simplot Phosphates LLC
Facility Operator: Simplot Phosphates LLC
Property Owner: N/A
Facility Location:

Approximately 10 miles north of Vernal, UT on Highway 191. Longitude:  40° 36” 22” North; Latitude:  109° 29’ 53” West; Section 31, Township 2S, Range 22E, Salt Lake Base and Meridian.

Remaining Capacity:


N/A Cubic Yards: N/A
Tons: N/A Years: N/A
Waste Accepted: Non hazardous industrial wastes associated with the mining of phosphate, including minor amounts of office, shipping, and incidental meal waste.
Waste Excluded: Hazardous waste, municipal waste, radioactive waste, PCB waste.
Permit Effective Date: May 1, 2007
Facility Contact:

John Spencer
Environmental/ Senior Mining Engineer
Simplot Phosphates LLC
9401 North Highway 191
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: (435) 781-3348

DEQ Contact: Roy Van Os
Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control
PO Box 144880
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4880
Phone: (801) 536-0245
Local Health Department:

Tri County Health Department
147 East Main Street
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: (435) 781-8373

Facility Documents:


For more information, please contact Allan Moore (801) 536-0211.