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RED Rochester, LLC - Rochester, NY Hazardous Waste Combustor

Notice of Test Plan Availability

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has approved the RED Comprehensive Performance Test (CPT) plan dated August 21, 2017. The performance test is designed to demonstrate compliance with the air emission standards required by the Maximum Achievable Control Technology (MACT) for the Hazardous Waste Combustors Rule promulgated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), specifically 40 CFR Part 63 Subpart EEE. The facility incinerates solid waste generated from the on-site wastewater treatment plant in accordance with a Title V Permit (DEC Permit #8-2699-00126/00001). The plan also includes information on a performance evaluation (PE) for the continuous monitoring systems (CMSs) and for the continuous emissions monitoring systems (CEMs) to be performed as part of the test.

In accordance with 40 CFR Part 63.1207(e)(2), RED must issue a public notice announcing the approval of the test plan and the location where the test plan will be available for review. The public has 60 days to comment.

The approved plan including a tentative schedule is available below as a downloadable PDF or it can be reviewed at the DEC offices in Albany and Avon as well as the Maplewood Public Library, 1111 Dewey Avenue, Rochester.

MACT Comprehensive Performance Test Plan for the RED Multiple Hearth Incinerator (PDF) (3.4 MB, 150 pgs)


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