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9850-A Emmett F. Lowry Expy, Suite A108, Texas City Texas 77591 - Phone - 409-938-7221

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PO Box 939
La Marque, TX 77568
Consumer Health Services
Solid Waste Disposal Sites
Phone: 409.938.2411
Fax: 409.938.2271

There are 3 categories of solid waste facilities located throughout Galveston County:    

Type I: A standard landfill for the disposal of municipal solid waste (household garbage).

Type IV: A site authorized for the disposal of brush, construction/demolition waste and/or rubbish (trash) that is free of other solid wastes.

Type V: A solid waste processing site that transfers, incinerates, shreds, grinds, bales, composts, salvages, separates, dewaters, reclaims, and/or provides other processing of solid waste.

Landfill/Transfer Station Locations

These landfill/transfer stations are listed here for your convenience. They are not operated by GCHD.
B.F.I. Landfill
3935 Ave. A (FM 1764)
Santa Fe, Texas 77510
(409) 925-4380
Type I
Coastal Plains (Waste Management)
21000 Hwy 6
Alvin, Texas 77517
(281) 388-1708
Type I
Galveston Transfer Station
5515 Harborside Dr.
Galveston, Texas 77551
(409) 741-1258
Type V