2015 RCRA Consent Order

Big West Oil, LLC (BWO) entered into a STIPULATION AND CONSENT ORDER issued by the Director of the Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control (WMRC) (formerly DSHW) pursuant the Utah Solid and Hazardous Waste Act, Utah Code Annotated 19-6-101, et seq., dated August 5, 2015, for the purpose of conducting a Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA) Facility Investigation (RFI). BWO shall undertake the investigation and corrective action (if necessary) for the Solid Waste Management Units (SWMUs) and Areas of Concern (AOC) identified at the BWO Refinery (Refinery) according to the terms of this Order.

The WMRC approved the BWO Phase I Work Plan on July 5, 2017. BWO is scheduled to begin the Phase I Work Plan on September 25, 2017 and complete the field investigation in approximately 6-10 weeks. A Report of Findings will be submitted to WMRC following completion of the RFI field investigation.

For questions, comments, and/or to be added to the BWO email or direct mailing list for this project, please contact the following:

Mark Keim, BWO President
333 West Center Street
North Salt Lake, Utah 84054
Email: bwo.info@bigwestoil.com
Phone: (801) 296-7700

Hard copy documents pertaining to this project can be reviewed at:

Utah Department of Environmental Quality
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114
Hours: Monday through Friday 8-5
Phone: (801) 536-0200

Electronic Files:  https://deq.utah.gov/legacy/businesses/b/big-west-oil-refinery/index.htm

UDEQ DSHW Project Manager: Rolf Johnsson,
Phone: (801) 536-0242
Email: rhohnsson@utah.gov