Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for Modification of Exemption, 41073-41074 [05-13953]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 135 / Friday, July 15, 2005 / Notices 41073 NEW EXEMPTION—Continued Application No. Docket No. Applicant Regulation(s) affected Nature of exemption thereof 14212–N ........... PHMSA 05–21804 .... 49 CFR 177.848(d) To authorize the transportation in commerce of 30-gallon drums containing only residue of sulfuryl chloride on the same motor vehicle with Division 4.3 materials. (mode 1). 14213–N ........... PHMSA 05–21807 .... 49 CFR 173.158 ... 14214–N ........... PHMSA 05–21808 .... To authorize the manufacture, marking, sale and use of 55-gallon UN 1H1 drums for shipment of up to 40% nitric acid. (modes 1, 2, 3). To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain lithium batteries as materials of trade. (mode 1). 14215–N ........... PHMSA 05–21809 .... 14216–N ........... PHMSA 05–21813 .... Clean Harbors Environmental Services, Inc., North Andover, MA. Greif Bros. Corporation, Delaware, OH. Input/Output Marine Systems, Harahan, LA. U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, DC. ATK Thiokol, Inc., Brigham City, UT. 14218–N ........... PHMSA 05–21815 .... Air Logistics of Alaska, Inc., Fairbanks, AK. 49 CFR 175.33 ..... 14219–N ........... PHMSA 05–21818 .... 14221–N ........... PHMSA 05–21820 .... 49 CFR 173.403, 173.427, 173.465. 49 CFR 173.420 and 173.465. 14222–N ........... PHMSA 05–21821 .... 14223–N ........... .................................... PSEG Nuclear LLC, Hancock’s Bridge, NJ. U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, DC. Clean Harbors Environmental Services, Inc., Bridgeport, NJ. Technical Concepts, Mundelein, IL. [FR Doc. 05–13952 Filed 7–14–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4909–60–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for Modification of Exemption Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, DOT. ACTION: List of applications for modification of exemption. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, exemptions from the Department of Transportation’s Hazardous Material Regulations (49 CFR part 107, subpart B), notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the VerDate jul<14>2003 17:47 Jul 14, 2005 Jkt 205001 49 CFR 173.6 ....... 49 CFR 173.420 ... 49 CFR 173.51, 173.56, 173.62. 49 CFR 173.240 ... 49 CFR 173.306(a)(1) and 173.306(a)(3)(v). To authorize the one-time transportation in commerce of certain DOE-owned uranium hexafluoride cylinders using a UX–30 overpack. (mode 1). To authorize the transportation in commerce of unapproved explosive articles and materials in non-DOT specification packaging by highway between ATK facilities within Utah. (mode 1). To authorize an alternative method of notification to the pilot-in-command when transporting hazardous materials by cargo-only aircraft in remote areas within the State of Alaska. (mode 4). To authorize the one-way transportation in commerce by motor vehicle of two Reactor Vessel Closure Head packages containing Class 7 material. (modes 1, 3). To authorize the one-time exclusive use shipment of approximately 1,000 non-DOT specification uranium hexafluoride cylinders. (mode 1). To authorize the transportation in commerce of a hazardous waste (boiler stacks) on a flatbed motor vehicle. (mode 1). To authorize the transportation in commerce of Division 2.1 aerosols in plastic packagings. (mode 1). application described herein. This notice is abbreviated to expedite the docketing and public notice. Because the sections affected, modes of transportation, and the nature of application have been shown in earlier Federal Register publications, they are not repeated here. Request of modifications of exemptions (e.g. to provide for additional hazardous materials, packaging design changes, additional mode of transportation, etc.) are described in footnotes to the application number. Application numbers with the suffix ‘‘M’’ denote a modification request. Their applications have been separated from the new application for exemption to facilitate processing. DATES: Comments must be received on or before August 1, 2005. ADDRESSES: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590. PO 00000 Frm 00099 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If Confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard showing the exemption number. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, Nassif Building, 400 7th Street SW., Washington DC or at https://dms.dot.gov. This notice of receipt of applications for modification of exemption is published in accordance with Part 107 of the Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)). Issued in Washington, DC, on July 12, 2005. R. Ryan Posten, Exemptions Program Officer, Office of Hazardous Materials Exemptions & Approvals. E:\FR\FM\15JYN1.SGM 15JYN1 41074 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 135 / Friday, July 15, 2005 / Notices MODIFICATION EXEMPTIONS Application No. Docket No. Regulation(s) affected Modification of Exemption 11321–M ....... ......................... E.I. Du Pont, Wilmington, DE. 49 CFR 172.101, Column 7, Special Provisions B14, T38. 11321 11380–M ....... ......................... 49 CFR 173.302a(a); 178.37. 11380 RSPA–97– 2741. Baker Atlas (a division of Baker Hughes, Inc.), Houston, TX. ITW Sexton, Decatur, AL. 11917–M ....... 49 CFR 173.304(a) ... 11917 12929–M ....... RSPA–03– 14412. Matheson Tri-Gas, 49 CFR 173.301(1) ... East Rutherford, NJ. 12929 13192–M ....... RSPA–03– 14315. Onyx Environmental Services, L.L.C., Flanders, NJ. 49 CFR 173.12(b) ..... 13192 13484–M ....... RSPA–04– 17297. Air Liquide Industrial U.S. LP (formerly: Air Liquide America L.P.), Houston, TX. 49 CFR 172.302(c); 177.834. 13484 13977–M ....... RSPA–05– 20129. Aethra Aviation Technologies, Farmingdale, NY. 49 CFR 173.302a; 175.3. 13977 14171–M ....... PHMSA–05– 20832. NASA, Houston, TX .. 49 CFR 173.301(f) .... 14171 14193–M ....... ......................... Honeywell, Morristown, NJ. 49 CFR 173.313 ....... 14193 14194–M ....... PHMSA–05– 21246. Zippo Manufacturing Corporation, Bradford, PA. 49 CFR 173.21, 173.24, 173.27, 173.308, 175.5, 175.10, 175.30, 175.33. 14194 Applicant [FR Doc. 05–13953 Filed 7–14–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4909–60–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board Transportation Board a petition under 49 U.S.C. 10502 for exemption from the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 10903 to abandon, and discontinue service over, certain rail lines described below. MCR proposes to abandon approximately 80 miles of rail line in Siskiyou and Shasta Counties, CA.1 The [STB Docket No. AB–914X] McCloud Railway Company— Abandonment and Discontinuance of Service Exemption—in Siskiyou, Shasta, and Modoc Counties, CA On June 27, 2005, McCloud Railway Company (MCR) filed with the Surface VerDate jul<14>2003 17:47 Jul 14, 2005 Jkt 205001 1 In a Draft Environmental and Historic Report that MCR submitted in this proceeding on March 8, 2005, the carrier proposed to abandon approximately 100 miles of rail line, the carrier’s entire system. Subsequent to that submission, however, MCR has decided to retain approximately 19.6 miles of rail line between MCR’s point of connection to Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP) at milepost 16.3 at or neat Mt. Shasta, CA and PO 00000 Frm 00100 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Nature of exemption thereof To modify the exemption to authorize additional materials of construction and thickness requirements for the cargo and portable tanks transporting a Class 8 material. To modify the exemption to authorize a new tank assembly design of the non-DOT specification cylinders transporting Division 2.1 materials. To modify the exemption to authorize an increase in diameter of the non-DOT specification, non-refillable steel cyclinders for the transportation of Division 2.1 materials. To modify the exemption to authorize the optional use of pressure relief devices on certain domestic shipments for the transportation of certain Division 2.3 materials. To modify the exemption to remove relief that is now provided in the Hazardous Materials Regulations and authorize higher quantity limits for segregation of certain hazardous materials. To modify the exemption to authorize an increased inspection interval by a designated employee from 15 minutes to 1 hour for on-site loading operations of DOT Specification cargo tanks. To reissue the exemption previously issued on an emergency basis for the transportation of a Division 2.2 and Class 9 material in certain cylinders that are charged in excess of their marked pressure used as components in aircraft. To reissue the exemption originally issued on an emergency basis for the transportation of a Division 2.2 material in nonDOT specification cylinders without pressure relief devices. To reissue the exemption originally issued on an emergency basis for the transportation of non-DOT specification IMO Type 5 portable tanks, mounted in an ISO frame, containing certain Division 2.2 and 2.3 materials. To reissue the exemption originally issued on an emergency basis for the transportation of Zippo lighters in special travel containers in checked luggage on commercial passenger-carrying aircraft. specific rail lines proposed for abandonment include: (1) A rail line between milepost 3.3 east of McCloud and the end of the track at milepost B– 61 at or near Burney; (2) a rail line between milepost B–19 at or near Bartle and milepost B–31.4 at or near Hambone; (3) a rail line between milepost B–58 at or near Berry and milepost S–7 at or near Sierra; and (4) a rail line between milepost B–31.6 at or near Bear Flat and milepost P–3.93 at or milepost 3.3 east of McCloud, CA. MCR had mistakenly stated in its March 8 filing that the milepost of the MCR–UP connection was at milepost 15.2 rather than milepost 16.3. E:\FR\FM\15JYN1.SGM 15JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 135 (Friday, July 15, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 41073-41074]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-13953]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration


Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for 
Modification of Exemption

AGENCY: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, DOT.

ACTION: List of applications for modification of exemption.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application 
for, and the processing of, exemptions from the Department of 
Transportation's Hazardous Material Regulations (49 CFR part 107, 
subpart B), notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous 
Materials Safety has received the application described herein. This 
notice is abbreviated to expedite the docketing and public notice. 
Because the sections affected, modes of transportation, and the nature 
of application have been shown in earlier Federal Register 
publications, they are not repeated here. Request of modifications of 
exemptions (e.g. to provide for additional hazardous materials, 
packaging design changes, additional mode of transportation, etc.) are 
described in footnotes to the application number. Application numbers 
with the suffix ``M'' denote a modification request. Their applications 
have been separated from the new application for exemption to 
facilitate processing.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before August 1, 2005.

ADDRESSES:  Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety 
Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 
20590.
    Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in 
triplicate. If Confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include 
a self-addressed stamped postcard showing the exemption number.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of the applications are 
available for inspection in the Records Center, Nassif Building, 400 
7th Street SW., Washington DC or at https://dms.dot.gov.
    This notice of receipt of applications for modification of 
exemption is published in accordance with Part 107 of the Federal 
hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 
1.53(b)).

    Issued in Washington, DC, on July 12, 2005.
R. Ryan Posten,
Exemptions Program Officer, Office of Hazardous Materials Exemptions & 
Approvals.

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                                             Modification Exemptions
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                                                            Regulation(s)    Modification    Nature of exemption
 Application No.        Docket No.          Applicant         affected       of Exemption          thereof
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11321-M..........  ...................  E.I. Du Pont,     49 CFR 172.101,            11321  To modify the
                                         Wilmington, DE.   Column 7,                         exemption to
                                                           Special                           authorize
                                                           Provisions B14,                   additional
                                                           T38.                              materials of
                                                                                             construction and
                                                                                             thickness
                                                                                             requirements for
                                                                                             the cargo and
                                                                                             portable tanks
                                                                                             transporting a
                                                                                             Class 8 material.
11380-M..........  ...................  Baker Atlas (a    49 CFR                     11380  To modify the
                                         division of       173.302a(a);                      exemption to
                                         Baker Hughes,     178.37.                           authorize a new
                                         Inc.), Houston,                                     tank assembly
                                         TX.                                                 design of the non-
                                                                                             DOT specification
                                                                                             cylinders
                                                                                             transporting
                                                                                             Division 2.1
                                                                                             materials.
11917-M..........  RSPA-97-2741.......  ITW Sexton,       49 CFR                     11917  To modify the
                                         Decatur, AL.      173.304(a).                       exemption to
                                                                                             authorize an
                                                                                             increase in
                                                                                             diameter of the non-
                                                                                             DOT specification,
                                                                                             non-refillable
                                                                                             steel cyclinders
                                                                                             for the
                                                                                             transportation of
                                                                                             Division 2.1
                                                                                             materials.
12929-M..........  RSPA-03-14412......  Matheson Tri-     49 CFR                     12929  To modify the
                                         Gas, East         173.301(1).                       exemption to
                                         Rutherford, NJ.                                     authorize the
                                                                                             optional use of
                                                                                             pressure relief
                                                                                             devices on certain
                                                                                             domestic shipments
                                                                                             for the
                                                                                             transportation of
                                                                                             certain Division
                                                                                             2.3 materials.
13192-M..........  RSPA-03-14315......  Onyx              49 CFR 173.12(b)           13192  To modify the
                                         Environmental                                       exemption to remove
                                         Services,                                           relief that is now
                                         L.L.C.,                                             provided in the
                                         Flanders, NJ.                                       Hazardous Materials
                                                                                             Regulations and
                                                                                             authorize higher
                                                                                             quantity limits for
                                                                                             segregation of
                                                                                             certain hazardous
                                                                                             materials.
13484-M..........  RSPA-04-17297......  Air Liquide       49 CFR                     13484  To modify the
                                         Industrial U.S.   172.302(c);                       exemption to
                                         LP (formerly:     177.834.                          authorize an
                                         Air Liquide                                         increased
                                         America L.P.),                                      inspection interval
                                         Houston, TX.                                        by a designated
                                                                                             employee from 15
                                                                                             minutes to 1 hour
                                                                                             for on-site loading
                                                                                             operations of DOT
                                                                                             Specification cargo
                                                                                             tanks.
13977-M..........  RSPA-05-20129......  Aethra Aviation   49 CFR 173.302a;           13977  To reissue the
                                         Technologies,     175.3.                            exemption
                                         Farmingdale, NY.                                    previously issued
                                                                                             on an emergency
                                                                                             basis for the
                                                                                             transportation of a
                                                                                             Division 2.2 and
                                                                                             Class 9 material in
                                                                                             certain cylinders
                                                                                             that are charged in
                                                                                             excess of their
                                                                                             marked pressure
                                                                                             used as components
                                                                                             in aircraft.
14171-M..........  PHMSA-05-20832.....  NASA, Houston,    49 CFR                     14171  To reissue the
                                         TX.               173.301(f).                       exemption
                                                                                             originally issued
                                                                                             on an emergency
                                                                                             basis for the
                                                                                             transportation of a
                                                                                             Division 2.2
                                                                                             material in non-DOT
                                                                                             specification
                                                                                             cylinders without
                                                                                             pressure relief
                                                                                             devices.
14193-M..........  ...................  Honeywell,        49 CFR 173.313..           14193  To reissue the
                                         Morristown, NJ.                                     exemption
                                                                                             originally issued
                                                                                             on an emergency
                                                                                             basis for the
                                                                                             transportation of
                                                                                             non-DOT
                                                                                             specification IMO
                                                                                             Type 5 portable
                                                                                             tanks, mounted in
                                                                                             an ISO frame,
                                                                                             containing certain
                                                                                             Division 2.2 and
                                                                                             2.3 materials.
14194-M..........  PHMSA-05-21246.....  Zippo             49 CFR 173.21,             14194  To reissue the
                                         Manufacturing     173.24, 173.27,                   exemption
                                         Corporation,      173.308, 175.5,                   originally issued
                                         Bradford, PA.     175.10, 175.30,                   on an emergency
                                                           175.33.                           basis for the
                                                                                             transportation of
                                                                                             Zippo lighters in
                                                                                             special travel
                                                                                             containers in
                                                                                             checked luggage on
                                                                                             commercial
                                                                                             passenger-carrying
                                                                                             aircraft.
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