Meeting the Nation’s Needs for Cost-effective Waste Management Services.
Providing secure, safe and permanent disposal of Low Level Radioactive Waste.
Offering a one-stop shop for the treatment and disposal of Class A, B, and C LLRW.
Dedicated to serving as responsible steward of the environment for Texas and the nation.

From its home base of Andrews, Texas, Waste Control Specialists (WCS) has emerged as the nation’s leading provider of treatment, storage and disposal services for low-level radioactive waste, mixed low-level radioactive waste, and hazardous waste. The Texas-sized, 1338-acre, facility is a one-stop shop for radioactive generators across the country.

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March 27, 2014 – WCS to store Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) waste during Waste Isolation Pilot Project (WIPP) shutdown.

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Our Facilities

WCS offers the draft most comprehensive set of disposal, storage and treatment services for low-level radioactive waste in the nation. The 1,338-acre WCS site includes the Texas Compact Waste Facility, the WCS Federal Waste Facility, our Byproducts and Hazardous Waste Facility and full-service treatment, storage and cask services.

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For more than two decades, WCS has partnered with our neighboring communities of Andrews, TX and Eunice, NM to create a business model that protects the environment, ensures safe and secure transport of all materials, and diversifies the regional economy for decades to come. We are committed to the community today and tomorrow.

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