Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree in re Kaiser Aluminum Corporation Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), 40734 [05-13836]

Download as PDF 40734 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 134 / Thursday, July 14, 2005 / Notices with the Sam Jones Junkyard Site in Gainesville, Prince William County, Virginia (‘‘the Site’’). The Consent Decree requires the Estate of Samuel M. Jones and Sam’s Junk to pay a total of $856,000 in reimbursement of past response costs relating to the Site. The Consent Decree also requires the Department of the Army and the General Services Administration to pay a total of $67,000 in reimbursement of past response costs. The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the Consent Decree for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication. Please address comments to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and refer to United States v. Estate of Samuel M. Jones, Branch Banking & Trust Co. of Virginia in its Representative Capacity as Executor of the Estate of Samuel M. Jones, and Sam’s Junk, Recycle, Scrap & Materials Services, Inc. D.J. Ref. 90–11– 2–08261. The Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, 600 East Main Street, Suite 1800, Richmond, VA 23219, and at U.S. EPA Region III, 1650 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree, may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ open.html. A copy of the Consent Decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax No. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. When requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $7.75 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury. Robert Brook, Assistant Chief, Environment Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 05–13834 Filed 7–13–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M VerDate jul<14>2003 18:32 Jul 13, 2005 Jkt 205001 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree in re Kaiser Aluminum Corporation Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) Notice is hereby given that on June 30, 2005, a proposed Consent Decree was lodged with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware in In re Kaiser Aluminum Corp., et al., No. 02–10429. The Consent Decree among the United States on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency, the State of Washington, and Debtor Kaiser Aluminum Corporation and certain of its Debtor affiliates, including Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corporation, resolves CERCLA claims relating to the Mica Landfill site in Spokane County, Washington. Under the Consent Decree, the United States’ claim in relation to the Site would be allowed in the amount of $68,292 in the bankruptcy. The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the Consent Decree for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to In re Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, et al., DJ Ref. No. 90–11–3–07769/1. Commenters may request an opportunity for a public meeting in the affected area, in accordance with section 7003(d) of RCRA, 42 U.S.C. 6973(d). The Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Delaware, 1007 Orange Street, Suite 700, PO Box 2046, Wilmington, DE 19899–2046, and at the Regional 10 Office of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Sixth Ave., Seattle, WA 98101. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. A copy of the Consent Decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax No. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $26.00 (25 cents per page production PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury for the entire Consent Decree and attachments or the amount of $9.75 for the Consent Decree without attachments. W. Benjamin Fisherow, Deputy Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 05–13836 Filed 7–13–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act Under 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that on June 15, 2005, a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. Volkswagen of America, Inc., Civil Action No. 1:05–cv–01193–GK, was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. The proposed Consent Decree settles claims that defendant Volkswagen of America, Inc. (‘‘VWoA’’) violated section 203(a)(2)(A) of the Clean Air Act (the ‘‘Act’’), 42 U.S.C. 7522(a)(2)(A), by failing to timely file a defect investigation report with the United States Environmental Protection Agency disclosing an emission-related defect in 1999–2001 model year Golf, Jetta, and New Beetle light-duty vehicles sold in the United States. Such a report is required by 40 CFR 85.1903, which implements section 208(a) of the Act, 42 U.S.C. 7542(a). Pursuant to the terms of the proposed Consent Decree VWoA will pay a civil penalty in the amount of $1.1 million, and improve its emission defect investigation and reporting system. VWoA already completed a voluntary recall to correct the defect. The proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the office of the United States Attorney for the District of Columbia, Judiciary Center Building, 555 Fourth Street, NW., Washington, DC 20530. During the public comment period the proposed Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http:// www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open/html. A copy of the proposed Consent Decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, PO Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611 or by faxing or emailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood (tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax No. (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of E:\FR\FM\14JYN1.SGM 14JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree in re Kaiser Aluminum 
Corporation Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, 
Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA)

    Notice is hereby given that on June 30, 2005, a proposed Consent 
Decree was lodged with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the 
District of Delaware in In re Kaiser Aluminum Corp., et al., No. 02-
10429. The Consent Decree among the United States on behalf of the 
Environmental Protection Agency, the State of Washington, and Debtor 
Kaiser Aluminum Corporation and certain of its Debtor affiliates, 
including Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corporation, resolves CERCLA 
claims relating to the Mica Landfill site in Spokane County, 
Washington. Under the Consent Decree, the United States' claim in 
relation to the Site would be allowed in the amount of $68,292 in the 
bankruptcy.
    The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the 
Consent Decree for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this 
publication. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney 
General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, PO Box 7611, U.S. 
Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044-7611, and should refer to 
In re Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, et al., DJ Ref. No. 90-11-3-07769/1. 
Commenters may request an opportunity for a public meeting in the 
affected area, in accordance with section 7003(d) of RCRA, 42 U.S.C. 
6973(d).
    The Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the United 
States Attorney for the District of Delaware, 1007 Orange Street, Suite 
700, PO Box 2046, Wilmington, DE 19899-2046, and at the Regional 10 
Office of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Sixth 
Ave., Seattle, WA 98101. During the public comment period, the Consent 
Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web 
site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. A copy of the Consent Decree 
may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, PO Box 
7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044-7611 or by 
faxing or e-mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood 
(tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax No. (202) 514-0097, phone confirmation 
number (202) 514-1547. In requesting a copy from the Consent Decree 
Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $26.00 (25 cents per 
page production cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury for the entire 
Consent Decree and attachments or the amount of $9.75 for the Consent 
Decree without attachments.

W. Benjamin Fisherow,
Deputy Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment 
and Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 05-13836 Filed 7-13-05; 8:45 am]
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