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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/21/2012

Albany County

Applicant:

U S Dept of Veterans Affairs
810 Vermont Ave NW
Washington, DC 20420

Facility:

U S Veterans Administration Hospital
113 Holland Ave
Albany, NY 12208

Application ID:

4-0101-00164/00006

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management

Project is Located:

Albany, Albany County


Project Description:

The Stratton Veterans Administration Medical Center proposes to obtain a Solid Waste Management permit to operate a Regulated Medical Waste disintegrator unit capable of treating up to 305,000 lbs of regulated medical waste generated at the facility per year. After the waste is placed in the unit it is subjected to high pressure and steam and macerated for a period of time sufficient to destroy all pathogens. The waste is then cooled and removed from the unit and then transported to a permitted landfill for disposal. The unit will be located in one of the center's existing buildings.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Apr 20, 2012.

Contact:

Angelo A Marcuccio
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
dep.r4@dec.ny.gov


Greene County

Applicant:

Lehigh Northeast Cement Company
313 Warren St
Glens Falls, NY 12801

Facility:

Lehigh Northeast Cement Co - Cementon Terminal
120 Alpha Blvd Us Rte 9W
Cementon, NY 12415

Application ID:

4-1926-00001/00110

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Catskill, Greene County


Project Description:

The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a renewal of a Title V Air Facility Permit for the Lehigh Northeast Cement Co. facility located on 120 Alpha Blvd. US Rte 9W, Town of Catskill, Greene County, owned by Lehigh Northeast Cement Co. of Glens Falls, NY. The facility crushes and grinds cement for packaging and shipping and controls air emissions through the use of baghouses. This renewal will update the Title V permit to incorporate new and revised New York State air regulations.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.7(b)(9) and 201-6.4(c), the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with the applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6NYCRR Part 201.

Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the Draft Permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below. The Draft Permit and Permit Review Report may be viewed and printed from the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/32249.html.

DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing. Comments and requests for a public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below. A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6234.html.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Apr 20, 2012.

Contact:

Karen M Gaidasz
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
dep.r4@dec.ny.gov


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