• Municipal Solid Waste Sites / Landfills

    This layer contains all permitted or registered landfills and associated Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) facilities for the State of Texas as of the publication date shown below. The dataset contains both closed and open landfills. The associated facilities represent various categories including transfer stations, waste processing facilities, and recycling centers. The type of facility is indicated by the Facility Type (FACILITY_T) field. Landfills are represented by Facility Types 1 - 4. Type 2 and 3 are historical facility types that are no longer used for new permits.

    The following represents the horizontal accuracy of this dataset: 53% - based on DRGs (12 meter accuracy) 12% - address matching (10-meter accuracy) 35% - Coordinates reported by Operator (accuracy unknown)

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    Field Value
    Author TCEQ
    Maintainer TCEQ
    Last Refreshed See Metadata