ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 09/11/2013
Vesuvius USA Corporation
250 Park West Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
Vesuvius USA Corporation Buffalo Plant
661 Willet Rd
Buffalo, NY 14218
Permit(s) Applied for:
Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge<.P>
Project is Located:
Hamburg, Erie County
The Department has prepared a draft permit (SPDES #NY-0030881) and made a tentative determination to approve a renewal application for discharge of groundwater and stormwater into the South Branch of Smokes Creek. Though the company ceased operation in 2008, the Department requires continued monitoring of the discharges for possible residual contaminants that might exist within site groundwater and soils.
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.
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 Oct 11, 2013.
Denise C Matthews
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203