Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 07/24/2002

Herkimer County
Applicant: Remington Arms Co Inc
PO Box 179
Ilion, NY 13357-0179
Facility: Remington Arms Co
14 Hoefler Ave
Ilion, NY 13357-
Application ID: 6-2128-00019/00373
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Herkimer County
Project Description:
This Department has received a request to issue a permit and has drafted an Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the Environmental Conservation Law, an Air State Facility Permit, at the facility located at Remington Arms Company, Inc., 14 Hoefler Avenue, Ilion, New York 13357.

The facility produces small firearms, the components for the firearms, and the production of commercial products through the application of powdered metal mixing technology. The facility consists of process Emission units 1-BRAZE, 2-HTTRT, 3-HCLTK, 4-PMMIM, 5-NOHCL and 6-MISCL.  The emissions associated with the above referenced units are particulates, volatile organic compounds, Nitrous oxides, sulfur dioxide, and hazardous air pollutants.  The hazardous air pollutant is, cadmium, chromium, cyanide compounds, glycol ethers, hydrogen chloride, hydrogen fluoride, lead, manganese, and nickel.

This permit includes federally enforceable conditions to limit considered to "cap" emissions below the applicable threshold level set forth in 6NYCRR part 201.  The draft permit with conditions is available for review in the Region 6 NYS DEC office in Watertown, New York.

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 permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Aug 23 2002.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
lrambeau@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Jefferson County
Applicant: Black River Power LLC
Ja Jones Dr
Charlotte, NC 28287-
Facility: Black River Power Electrical Generating
Second Street West & Oneida Ave
Fort Drum, NY 13602-
Application ID: 6-2240-00009/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a modification to existing SPDES permit #NY0206938 which includes an increased iron limit at outfall 001; a modification to the temperature limitations at outfall 002; and a change in the frequency of groundwater monitoring requirements.
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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Aug 23 2002.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
lrambeau@gw.dec.state.ny.us

St Lawrence County
Applicant: General Motors Corp
300 Renaissance Ctr
Detroit, MI 48265-3000
Facility: Gm Powertrain - Massena Plant
Rooseveltown Rd
Massena, NY 13662-
Application ID: 6-4058-00004/00006
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to modify the existing SPDES permit for the facility.  Changes to the existing permit include revised effluent limitations based on a BAT/BPJ analysis of the facility's discharges and the projected 25% increase in production, more stringent PCB effluent limits in accordance with current Department guidance, addition of storm water and remedial outfalls, addition on Best Management Practices plan requirements, addition of a EPA Method 1668A (PCB congener specific) study requirements, and updates site process flow diagrams.
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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 (No Comment Date Specified).
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
lrambeau@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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