Community Information

Complaints of any odors believed to be caused by Chiquita Canyon Landfill can be made to the South Coast Air Quality Management District via telephone at 1 (800) CUT-SMOG or 1 (800) 288-7644 or online at South Coast AQMD’s website.
Complaints may also be submitted to Chiquita Canyon Landfill (24-Hour Hotline at (661) 253-5155).

Reports, Permits, and Other Documents

The Safety Data Sheets for the odor neutralizer used at the landfill can be found here. Approximately 100 gallons of liquid odor neutralizer and 65,000 oz. of powder odor neutralizer is mixed with 500,000 gallons of water for use at the Landfill per month.

View the Emergency Response Plan for Chiquita Canyon Landfill

Air Monitoring and Health Impacts

Air quality monitoring required under Condition 68 of the CUP is in process. Air monitoring equipment is operational at all five on-site locations at the landfill and all seven off-site locations in the surrounding community. Further information and the consultant’s presentations to the Community Advisory Committee on the air monitoring program are available on the Community Advisory Committee webpage.

Upcoming Public Meetings

Community Advisory Committee Meeting
The Chiquita Canyon Landfill Community Advisory Committee (CCLCAC) is an advisory body to the Board of Supervisors, Regional Planning Commission, and County Staff on issues relating to the landfill, and is a means for the community to communicate with the Commission and other regulatory agencies on an ongoing basis regarding issues involving the development and operation of the landfill. Chiquita Canyon representatives attend the meetings of the CCLCAC to provide regular, and timely updates and reports regarding landfill operations as a means to maintain an open line of communications with local leaders and residents.

The remaining 2023 CCLCAC meetings are as follows:

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Tuesday, July 11, 2023 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Tuesday, October 10, 2023 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Meetings will be held at the Castaic Library (27971 Sloan Canyon Rd, Castaic, CA 91384)

More information can be found on the CCLCAC website.

Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

This section will be updated when the date of the next meeting of the Chiquita Canyon Landfill Technical Advisory Committee (CCLTAC) is made available.

More information on meeting dates and times can be found on the CCLTAC website.