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Historic List of England & Wales Hazardous Waste Landfills Open in 2002

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England and Wales hazardous waste landfills 2002 top imageThis list is a long list, and is provided for its historic interest only. It applies to the time just before many landfills were closed or the operators ceased accepting hazardous waste, due to the implementation of the EU Landfill Directive, which raised landfill standards. The vast majority sites listed here were reclassified as non-hazardous in order to comply with the EU Landfill Directive.

List of England & Wales Hazardous Waste Landfills which were Open in 2002

North East

  1. Alcan Pot Linings, Lynemouth Smelter, Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland
  2. Aycliffe Quarry East, Aycliffe, County Durham
  3. Bitmac Landfill, Port Clarence Works, Port Clarence, Middlesborough
  4. Bran Sands Waste disposal, Wilton Works, Middlesborough
  5. Burnhills Landfill Site, Longridge Road, Greenside, Ryton, Tyne and Wear
  6. Coatham Stob Quarry, Durham Lane, Eaglecliffe
  7. Hett Hills Landfill, Chester Le Street, County Durham
  8. Houghton Le Spring Landfill Site, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
  9. ICI No2 (Teesport), Grangetown, Middlesborough
  10. Joint Stocks Landfill Site, Coxhoe, County Durham
  11. Marks Quarry, Pithouse Lane, West Rainton, County Durham
  12. Seaton Meadows Landfill Site, Brenda Road, Hartlepool, Cleveland
  13. St Bedes Landfill Site, Station Lane, Birtley, Chester Le Street, County Durham
  14. Thornton Fields Landfill Site, Tocketts Bridge, Guisborough, Cleveland
  15. Todhills Landfill Site, Newfield, Bishop Auckland, County Durham
  16. Allerton Park, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
  17. Alne Brickworks, Easingwol, York
  18. Bootham lane, Dunscroft, Doncaster
  19. Bradley Landfill, Bradley, Huddersfield
  20. CR Longley Ltd, Thornhill Lees, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
  21. Catwick Grange, Hornsea Road, Leven, Beverley
  22. Cowpen Bewley, Billingham
  23. Escrick Landfill, Escrick, North Yorkshire
  24. Darrington North, Cridling Stubbs, Knottingley
  25. Finningley Landfill, Finningley, Doncaster
  26. Former Railway Cutting, Mexborough, Rotherham, South Yorkshire
  27. Hollins Hey Landfill, Blackley, Elland, West Yorkshire
  28. Knapton Gravel Quarry, Malton, East Yorkshire
  29. Peckfield Landfill, Micklefield, Leeds
  30. Rotherham Landfill, Kimberworth, Rotherham
  31. Scabba Wood, Sprotbrough, Doncaster
  32. Skelbrooke, Straight Lane, Doncaster
  33. Skelton Grange, Pontefract lane, Rothwel, Leeds
  34. Suttonfield Landfill, Sutton, Doncaster
  35. Thornhill Quarry, Ravensthorpe, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
  36. Tinsley Park Works, Shepcote Lane, Sheffield
  37. Wath Manvers, Wath Upon Dearne, Rotherham
  38. Welbeck Landfill, Normanton, Wakefield
  39. Barnsdale Bar, Kirk Smeaton, Pontefract
  40. Long Lane Landfill, Kirk Smeaton, Pontefract

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North West

  1. Arpley Landfill, Sankey Bridges, Warrington
  2. Bennet Bank Landfill, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria
  3. Bromborough Dock, Wirral
  4. Church Works, Accrington, Lancashire
  5. Clayton Hall, Whittle-le-Woods, Chorley
  6. Clifton Hall, Swinton, Manchester
  7. Clifton Marsh, Clifton, Preston, Lancashire
  8. Coplow Quarry, Castle Cement, Clitheroe, Blackburn
  9. Danes Moss Landfill, Macclesfield, Cheshire
  10. Deerplay Landfill, Cliviger, Burnley, Lancashire
  11. Distington Landfill, Lillyhall, Workington
  12. Eardswick Hall, Minshull Vernon, Crewe
  13. Gowy Landfill, Wimbolds Trafford, Chester
  14. Hapton Works, Burnely, Lancashire
  15. High Moor Quarry, Scouthead, Oldham, Lancashire
  16. Lillyhall Landfill, Workington, Cumbria
  17. Lord St, St Helens, Merseyside
  18. Maw Green Landfill, Coppenhall, Crewe
  19. Moss Side & Fir Tree, Warrington, Cheshire
  20. Pilsworth North, Bury, Lancashire
  21. Randle Landfill, Astmoor, Runcorn, Cheshire
  22. Rigby Landfill, House Quarries, Adlington, Lancashire
  23. Risley Landfill, Warrington, Cheshire
  24. Royal Ordnance Landfill, Euxton, Chorly, Lancashire
  25. Tenement Lane, Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire
  26. Thorny Height Quarry, Darwen, Lancashire
  27. Whitemoss Landfill, Skelmersdale, Lancashire
  28. Withnell Landfill, Withnell, Lancashire

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  1. Barnsley Lane, Barnsley, Bridgnorth, Shropshire
  2. Barnstone Landfill, Barnstone, Nottingham
  3. Betton Abbots, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  4. Bishop's Cleeve, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  5. Boston Landfill, Wyberton, Boston, Lincs
  6. Bradgate Landfill, Field Head, Leicestershire
  7. Burntstump Landfill, Arnold, Nottinghamshire
  8. Bilsthorpe Landfill, Bilsthorpe, Nottinghamshire
  9. Bretby No3, Newhall, Swadlincote, Derbyshire
  10. Candles Landfill, New works, Telford, Shropshire
  11. Colsterworth, Grantham, Lincs
  12. Fenton Manor Quarry, Fenton, Stoke on Trent
  13. Granville Landfill, St georges, Telford, Shropshire
  14. Hamley Quarry, Kingswinford, Dudley
  15. Himley Wood, Lower Gornal, near Dudley, Staffordshire
  16. Judkins Quarry, Nuneaton, Warwickshire
  17. Landfill No 4, Greatcoates Works, Grimsby
  18. Ling Hall, Lawford Heath, Warwickshire
  19. Kilsby Landfill, Kilsby, Rugby
  20. Marchington Landfill, Draycutt-in-the-Clay, Derbyshire
  21. Meece Landfill, Cold Meece, Staffordshire
  22. Minworth Works, Minworth, Sutton Coalfield,
  23. Packington Landfill, Little Packington, Meriden, Coventry
  24. Parkwood Road, Neepsend, Sheffield
  25. Poplars Landfill, Cannock, Staffordshire
  26. Rugby Works, Lawford Road, Rugby, Warwickshire
  27. Southam Cement Works, Long Itchington, Rugby, Warwickshire
  28. Staveley landfill, Staveley, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
  29. Taddington Landfill, Carlton Hill, Taddington, Derbyshire
  30. Ufton Farm, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
  31. Vigo/Utopia Quarry, Walsall, West Midlands
  32. Wilnecote Landfill, Dosthill, Tamworth, Staffordshire
  33. Wyrley Grove, Little Wryley Cannock, Staffordshire
  34. Coxbench Quarry, Horley, Derby
  35. Edwin Richards, Warley, West Midlands
  36. Elvaston Landfill, Shardlow, Derbyshire
  37. Erin Landfill, Duckmanton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
  38. Docket Head Quarry, Arnold, Nottingham
  39. Hill and Moor, Pershore, Worcestershire
  40. Ketton Grange Quarry, Stamford, Lincolnshire
  41. Leadenham Landfill, Leadenham, Sleaford, Lincs
  42. Killingholme Oil Refinery, South Killingholme, Lincs
  43. Lindsey Oil Refinery, North Killingholme, Immingham, Lincs
  44. Middlemarsh Landfill, Skegness, Lincs
  45. North Hykeham, Skellingthrope, Lincs
  46. Roxby Landfill, Kimberworth, Scunthorpe, Lincs
  47. Sandy Lane, Wildmoor, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
  48. Slipe Clay Pit, King's Cliffe, Northants
  49. Sutton Landfill, Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
  50. Winterton Landfill, Winterton, Lincs
  51. Whisby Landfill, Whisby, Lincoln
  52. Welford Landfill, Cold Ashby, Northamptonshire
  53. Weldon Landfill, Weldon, Northamptonshire
  54. Waresley Landfill, Harthebury Trading Estate, Kidderminster
  55. Rushton Landfill, Rushton, Northants
  56. Sidegate Landfill, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
  57. Bubbenhall Landfill, Bubbenhall, Warwickshire

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  1. Astbury Quarry, Dark Lane, Burton, Rossett, Wrexham
  2. Brook Hill Landfill Site, Pinfold Lane, Buckley, Flintshire
  3. Cilgwyn Landfill Disposal Site, Carmel, Penygroes, Gwynedd
  4. Corus UK Ltd, Llanwern Works East, Newport, Gwent
  5. Landfarm 7, TotalFinaElf, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire
  6. Corus Colours, Shotton Works, Deeside, Flintshire
  7. Llanddulas Landfill, Abergele Road, Llanddulas, Conwy
  8. Morfa Landfill, Port Talbot, Pembrokeshire
  9. Nantycaws Landfill Site, Nantycaws, Carmarthen
  10. Penhesgyn Gors, Llansadwrn, Ynys Mon
  11. Pwllfawatkin Landfill, Rhyd-y-Fro, Pontardawe, Swansea
  12. Sloblands Landfill Site, Corporation Road, Newport
  13. Texaco Refinery, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire
  14. Trecatti Landfill, Fochriw Road, Merthyr Tydfil
  15. Withyhedge Landfill Site, Bowlings Farm, Rudbaxton, Haverfordwest

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South East

  1. Albury Sandpit, Shere Road, Guildford, Surrey
  2. Alkerton Quarry, Banbury, Oxfordshire
  3. Ardley Quarry, Ardley, Oxfordshire
  4. Arlesey Landfill, Mill Lane, Arlesey, Beds
  5. Ayletts Farm Quarry, Rainham, Essex
  6. Beddingham Landfill, Beddingham, East Sussex
  7. Bletchley Landfill, Newton Longville, Bucks
  8. Brogborough Landfill, Brogborough, Milton Keynes
  9. Brookhurstwood Landfill, Warnham, Horsham, West Sussex
  10. Calvert Landfill, Brackley Lane, Calvert, Bucks
  11. Colnbrook Landfill, Sutton Lane, Colnbrook, Berks
  12. Dix Pit, Linch Hill, Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire
  13. Elsenham Quarry, Hall Road, Elsenham, Herts
  14. Ewelme 2, Icknield Way, Ewelme, Wallingford
  15. Hermitage Farm, Oare, Berkshire
  16. Hogs Back Sandpit, Guildford Road, Farnham, Surrey
  17. Horton Landfill, Small Dole, Henfield, West Sussex
  18. Land South of Frith, Wickham, Fareham, Hampshire
  19. Mucking Landfill, Stanford le Hope, Essex
  20. Norlands Lane, Thorpe, Egham, Surrey
  21. North Herts Landfill, Ickleford, Hertfordshire
  22. Ockendon Landfill, Medebridge Road, Grays, Essex
  23. Pebsham Landfill, Bexhill Road, St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex
  24. Pinden Quarry, Longfield, Kent
  25. Redhill Landfill, Nutfield, Redhill, Surrey
  26. Shakespeare Farm, St Mary Hoo, Rochester, Kent
  27. Southleigh Landfill, Emsworth, Hampshire
  28. Squabb Wood Landfill, Salisbury Road, Romsey, Hampshire
  29. Standen Heath, Downend, Newport, Isle of Wight
  30. Stewartby Landfill, Green Lane, Stewartby Bedfordshire
  31. Sutton Courtney, Abingdon, Oxon
  32. The Hollow and Windmill Quarry, Washington, West Sussex
  33. Tripcock Point, Thamesmead, London
  34. Wapseys Wood, Oxford Road, Gerrards Cross, Bucks
  35. Waterhall Quarry, Lower Hatfield Road, Hertford
  36. Whiteparish Quarry, Whiteparish, Hampshire
  37. Whistely Court and Lea Farm, Woodley, Reading
  38. Chatsworth/Blue Haze Sandpits, Somerley, Ringwood, Hants

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South West

  1. Aust Landfill, Northwick, Bristol
  2. Beacon Hill Quarry, Wareham Road, Corfe Mullen, Dorset
  3. Chapel Farm, Blunsdon, Swindon, Wiltshire
  4. Chelson Meadow, plymstock, Plymouth, Devon
  5. Combebow Landfill, Okehampton, Devon
  6. Connon Bridge, Liskeard, Cornwall
  7. Deep Moor Landfill, High Bullen, Torrington, Devon
  8. Frampton Landfill, Whitminster, Gloucestershire
  9. Heathfield Landfill, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot, Devon
  10. Hempsted Landfill, Hempsted, Gloucestershire
  11. Pondbottom Landfill, Redlynch, Salisbury, Wiltshire
  12. Purton, Swindon, Wiltshire
  13. Studley Grange Farm, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, Wiltshire
  14. United Mines, St Day, Redruth, Cornwall
  15. Walpole Landfill, Bridgewater, Somerset
  16. White's Pit, Wimborne, Dorset
  17. Southwood Landfill, Evercreech, Shepton Mallet, Somerset
  18. Codrington Quarry, Codrington, Chipping Sodbury, Avon
  19. Harnhill Quarry, Olveston, Avon
  20. Dimmer Landfill, Castle Cary, Somerset

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  1. Folly Farm, Ipswich, Suffolk
  2. Fornham St Genevieve Landfill, Fornham St Genevieve, Suffolk
  3. Foxhall Road, Brightwell, Ipswich, Suffolk
  4. Great Blakenham Landfill, Great Blakenham, Suffolk
  5. Lackford Landfill, Lackford, Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
  6. Mardle Road, Wangford, Suffolk
  7. Aldeby Landfill, Oaklands Gravel Pit, Aldeby, Norfolk
  8. Attlebridge Landfill, Attlebridge, Norfolk
  9. Barrington Cement, Barrington, Cambs
  10. Blackborough End, King's Lynn, Norfolk
  11. Carbrooke PCC Pit, Carbrooke, Norfolk
  12. Dogsthorpe Landfill, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough
  13. Eye Landfill, Eye, Peterborough
  14. Feltwell Landfill Feltwell, Norfolk
  15. March Landfill, March, Cambs
  16. Mayton Wood, Buxton, Norwich
  17. Milton Landfill, Milton, Cambridge
  18. William George Waste Disposal, Kings Lynn, Norfolk
  19. Warboys Landfill, Warboys, Huntingdon, Cambs
  20. Grunty Fen landfill, Wilburton, Ely, Cambridgeshire
  21. Kennett Landfill, Kennett, Cambs

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    • Lilly Kinchen
    • 16/04/2018

    Hazardous waste/ toxic waste. Why worry about them now? Landfills won’t go wrong in our life time so there’s nothing we can do about it. Why worry.

    • mr Han
    • 15/05/2019

    Sir. Your opinion please. We are all worried about plastic in oceans meaning death to fish. Is the coastal erosion here written a problem? What can be done? Here is the link.

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