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ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 09/20/2017

Washington County


Irving Consumer Products Inc
300 Union St
Saint John, NB E2L 4Z2


Irving Tissue Ft Edward Operations
1 Eddy St
Fort Edward, NY 12828

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air State Facility

Project is Located:

Fort Edward, Washington County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and made a tentative determination to issue an Air State Facility Permit Renewal for Irving Tissue. The facility manufactures paper products such as facial tissue, bath tissue, paper napkins and paper towels. The proposed Permit contains emissions caps which limit emissions of Nitrogen Oxides and Sulfur Dioxide below major source level. It contains minor revisions based on changes to applicable regulations issued since the last permit modification. The Renewal does not increase allowable emissions of any contaminant.

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:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

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

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Oct 20, 2017.


Sarah B Davies
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885

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