Skagway MSW Incinerator
OperatingTrash Incinerator           
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White Pass of Klondike Highway
Skagway, AK 99840
United States
County
Latitude: 59.5196
Longitude: -135.24266
Year Opened: 1996
Burner: Unknown Type
Notes
Skagway's incinerator needs major repairs. In September 2011, the project went out to bid. This plant has thermal oxidation units.

Owned by Municipality of Skagway
Located at Mile 6 of Klondike Highway, near Porcupine Creek, approximately half a mile from US customs and across the caynon from White Pass railroad.

2013: Public opinion in favor of comprehensive recycling led to goal of retiring incinerator by end of 2015.
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Distance (miles)0 2.5 5 10 25
American Indian3.5%3.5%3.5%
Asian0.5%0.5%0.5%
Black
Hispanic2.2%2.2%2.2%
White90.1%90.1%90.1%
Population968968968
Income$64k$64k$64k
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PowerTypeStatusFuel
Burner: Unknown TypeOperatingMunicipal Solid Waste 8 Tons Per Day

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