Questar Exploration and Production Company (QEP)
Solid Waste Facility Fact Sheet: Red Wash Class IIIb Landfill

November 2006

Facility Owner

Questar Exploration and Production Company (QEP)

Facility Operator

Questar Exploration and Production Company (QEP)

Property Owner


Facility Location

Approximately 20 miles
Southeast of Vernal, UT

Longitude:  40° 12” 12” North
Latitude:  109° 19’ 40” West

SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Section 16, Township 7S, Range 23E, Salt Lake Base & Meridian

Remaining Capacity

  • Acres: N/A
  • Tons: N/A
  • Cubic Yards: N/A
  • Years: N/A

Waste Accepted

Nonhazardous industrial wastes associated with the exploration and production of oil and gas.  Expected wastes generally include wood, pipe, general construction/demolition wastes and minor amounts of office waste.

Waste Excluded

Hazardous waste, municipal waste, radioactive waste, PCB waste.

Permit Effective Date

November 15, 2006

Facility Contact

Robert Zeller
Questar Exploration and Production Company
11002 East 17500 South
Vernal, Utah 84078
Phone: (435) 781-4302
Jeffrey L. Ingerson
Senior Environmental Engineer
Questar Exploration and Production Company
180 East 100 South
P.O. Box 45601
Salt Lake City, Utah
Phone: (801) 324-2653

DEQ Contact

Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control
PO Box 144880
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4880
Phone: (801) 536-0200

Local Health Department

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

Facility Documents


For more information, please contact Brian Speer ( at (385) 459-0010.

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