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Thursday November 19, 2020
Contact  Lynn Winterberger, NYS DEC - Division of Materials Management

West Valley Demonstration Project Closure Plan Comment Period Extension

The plan was originally noticed during the week of September 7, 2020, in various newspapers as well as the NYS DEC's Environmental Notice Bulletin (ENB).

The original public comment period beginning on September 10,2020, and ending on October 26, 2020, has been extended, based on public request, through November 19, 2020.

Copies of the closure plan may be obtained by contacting either:

Patrick Concannon

NYS DEC - Region 9 Office, Division of Materials Management

270 Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, New York 14203

Phone: (716) 851-7220 or

Lynn Winterberger

NYS DEC - Division of Materials Management, RCRA Permitting Section

625 Broadway

Albany, New York 12233-7256

Phone: (518) 402-8651

Email: lynn.winterberger@dec.ny.gov

Comments on the closure plan must be sent no later than November 19, 2020 to Lynn Winterberger c/o Bureau of Hazardous Waste & Radiation Management at the above address.

6:00 PM

Taconic Plastics Remedial Investigation Update -- online Webex meeting

Date: November 19, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM



DER -- Barbara Firebaugh

  • Superfund Process Overview
  • Taconic Investigation Update
  • Remedial Investigation Phase 2a Workplan Review

DER/DOH -- Ian Beilby/Justin Deming

  • New groundwater MCLs for PFOA and PFOS
  • POET reassessment


Join the Webex meeting here.

Meeting number: 178 736 0162

Password: YAcdsMAq353

Join by phone: 1-518-549-0500


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