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FMC Corporation - Hazardous Waste Management Permit

Middleport, New York
Niagara County

DEC Permit No. 9-2936-00017/02004
EPA ID. No: NYD002126845

FMC Corporation submitted an application to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) for initial issuance of a State 6 NYCRR Part 373 Hazardous Waste Management Permit for their FMC Middleport facility (FMC) located in Middleport, Niagara County. This application has been reviewed by the NYSDEC and determined to be complete in accordance with the applicable regulations.

Based on FMC's complete application, NYSDEC has made a tentative determination to issue FMC's Permit and has prepared a Draft Permit for public review. As a part of the permitting process, NYSDEC is soliciting public input through a legislative hearing process and written comment period.

Public Availability Session, Public Legislative Hearing, Comment Period

  • Public Availability Sessions - September 27, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00p.m. and 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Legislative/Public Comment Hearing - September 27, 2017 beginning at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

All are scheduled at the Middleport Fire Department, 28 Main Street, Middleport, New York.

A written public comment period has been established from August 16, 2017 through October 20, 2017.

All persons interested in commenting on the State Part 373 Permit should submit their comments in writing to:

Michelle, Woznick
Environmental Analyst
NYSDEC Region 9
270 Michigan Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14203

Download Draft Permit Documents

Details regarding the above public involvement opportunities as well as other information related to the proposed permit renewal, are contained in a NYSDEC-prepared Fact Sheet - see below.

The draft permit is organized as follows:

  1. General Conditions
    Schedule 1 of Module I (Facility Specific Requirements)
    Exhibit A (Supplement to Module I - General Provisions)
    Exhibit B (Supplement to Module II - Corrective Action)
    Exhibit C (Supplement to Module III - Surface Impoundments)
    Exhibit D (Closure/Post-Closure Care)
  2. Corrective Action Requirements
  3. Reserved
  4. Reserved
  5. Surface Impoundments


  1. Part A Application
  2. Engineering Drawings
  3. Closure Plan, Post-Closure Plan and Financial Assurance
  4. Permit Modification Log

Other FMC Reference Documents

An electronic copy of FMC's permit application and other pertinent FMC reference documents can be accessed through the FMC Middleport website (link leaves DEC's website.)

Complete hard copies of the above mentioned documents, and all documents pertaining to the FMC draft permit are available for public review at the following locations. Due to the volume of some documents incorporated by reference, some materials are available or provided on CD only:

Royalton Hartland Community Library
9 S. Vernon Street
Middleport, New York

Region 9
270 Michigan Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14203
Attn: Michelle Woznick, 716 851-7165

625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
Attn: Deborah Gardell, 518 402-9813

For More Information

Additional information regarding permitted hazardous waste activities at the FMC facility may be obtained by contacting Deborah Gardell at (518) 402-9813.

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