Proposed CERCLA Administrative Cost Recovery Settlement; The Vega Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site, Vega Alta, PR, 51061 [05-17189]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 166 / Monday, August 29, 2005 / Notices Dated: August 19, 2005. Dore LaPosta, Acting Regional Administrator, Region II. [FR Doc. 05–17188 Filed 8–26–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–7962–1] Proposed CERCLA Administrative Cost Recovery Settlement; The Vega Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site, Vega Alta, PR Environmental Protection Agency. ACTION: Notice; request for public comment. AGENCY: Jkt 205001 establish regulations prohibiting the manufacture, processing, distribution in commerce, use, and improper disposal of lead wheel balancing weights. For the reasons set forth in this notice, EPA has denied the petition to initiate rulemaking. In this notice, the Agency elaborates the reasons for its denial and the type of information it may need. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For general information contact: Colby Lintner, Regulatory Coordinator, Environmental Assistance Division (7408M), Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460–0001; telephone number: (202) 554–1401; e-mail address: TSCAHotline@epa.gov. For technical information contact: Dave Topping, National Program Chemicals Division (7404T), Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460–0001; telephone number: (202) 566–1974; e-mail address:topping.dave@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: B. How Can I Get Copies of this Document and Other Related Information? 1. Docket. EPA has established an official public docket for this action under docket identification (ID) number OPPT–2005–0032. The official public docket consists of the documents specifically referenced in this action, any public comments received, and other information related to this action. Although a part of the official docket, the public docket does not include Confidential Business Information (CBI) or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute. The official public docket is the collection of materials that is available for public viewing at the EPA Docket Center, Rm. B102–Reading Room, EPA West, 1301 Constitution Ave., NW., Washington, DC. The EPA Docket Center is open from 8:30 a.m. to BILLING CODE 6560–50–P SUMMARY: In accordance with Section 122(h) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act as amended (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9622(h), notice is hereby given of a proposed administrative settlement for recovery of past response costs concerning the Vega Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site located in Vega Alta, Puerto Rico with the settling parties, Caribe General Electric Products, Inc. and Unisys Corporation. The settlement requires the settling parties to pay $858,433.41, plus an 15:17 Aug 26, 2005 additional sum for Interest on that amount calculated from January 28, 2004 through the date of payment to the Vega Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site Special Account within the EPA Hazardous Substance Superfund in reimbursement of EPA’s past response costs incurred with respect to the Site. The settlement includes a covenant not to sue the settling party pursuant to Section 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607(a) for past response costs. For thirty (30) days following the date of publication of this notice, the Agency will receive written comments relating to the settlement. The Agency will consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent to the settlement if comments received disclose facts or considerations which indicate that the settlement is inappropriate, improper, or inadequate. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 28, 2005. ADDRESSES: The proposed settlement is available for public inspection at USEPA, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, New York 10007–1866. A copy of the proposed settlement may be obtained from Marla E. Wieder, Assistant Regional Counsel, USEPA, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, New York 10007–1866, (212) 637–3184. Comments should reference the Vega Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site, CERCLA Docket No. 02–2005– 2029. To request a copy of the proposed settlement agreement, please contact the individual identified below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marla E. Wieder, Assistant Regional Counsel, USEPA, 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007–1866, (212) 637– 3184. Dated: August 18, 2005. Kathleen Callahan, Acting Regional Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region II. [FR Doc. 05–17189 Filed 8–26–05; 8:45 am] U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region II, Office of Regional Counsel, New York/Caribbean Superfund Branch, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10007–1866. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 28, 2005. ADDRESSES: The proposed PPA and additional background information relating to the settlement are available for public inspection at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region II, Office of Regional Counsel, New York/Caribbean Superfund Branch, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10007–1866. A copy of the proposed PPA may be obtained from the individual listed below. Comments should reference the Circuitron Corporation Superfund Site, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York and EPA Index No. CERCLA–02–2005– 2018, and should be addressed to the individual listed below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Carl P. Garvey, Assistant Regional Counsel, New York/Caribbean Superfund Branch, Office of Regional Counsel, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10007–1866, Telephone: (212) 637– 3181. VerDate Aug<18>2005 51061 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [OPPT–2005–0032; FRL–7730–7] TSCA Section 21 Petition; Response to Citizen’s Petition Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: On May 13, 2005, the Ecology Center of Ann Arbor, Michigan, petitioned EPA under section 21 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) to PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 I. General Information A. Does this Action Apply to Me? You may potentially be affected by this action if you manufacture, import, process, use, distribute, or dispose of lead wheel balancing weights or are an automobile tire retailer. Since other entities may also be interested, the Agency has not attempted to describe all the specific entities that may be affected by this action. If you have any questions regarding the applicability of this action to a particular entity, consult the technical person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. E:\FR\FM\29AUN1.SGM 29AUN1

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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-7962-1]


Proposed CERCLA Administrative Cost Recovery Settlement; The Vega 
Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site, Vega Alta, PR

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency.

ACTION: Notice; request for public comment.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with Section 122(h) of the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act as amended 
(``CERCLA''), 42 U.S.C. 9622(h), notice is hereby given of a proposed 
administrative settlement for recovery of past response costs 
concerning the Vega Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site located in 
Vega Alta, Puerto Rico with the settling parties, Caribe General 
Electric Products, Inc. and Unisys Corporation. The settlement requires 
the settling parties to pay $858,433.41, plus an additional sum for 
Interest on that amount calculated from January 28, 2004 through the 
date of payment to the Vega Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site 
Special Account within the EPA Hazardous Substance Superfund in 
reimbursement of EPA's past response costs incurred with respect to the 
Site. The settlement includes a covenant not to sue the settling party 
pursuant to Section 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607(a) for past 
response costs. For thirty (30) days following the date of publication 
of this notice, the Agency will receive written comments relating to 
the settlement. The Agency will consider all comments received and may 
modify or withdraw its consent to the settlement if comments received 
disclose facts or considerations which indicate that the settlement is 
inappropriate, improper, or inadequate.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 28, 2005.

ADDRESSES: The proposed settlement is available for public inspection 
at USEPA, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, New York 10007-1866. A 
copy of the proposed settlement may be obtained from Marla E. Wieder, 
Assistant Regional Counsel, USEPA, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, 
New York 10007-1866, (212) 637-3184. Comments should reference the Vega 
Alta Public Supply Wells Superfund Site, CERCLA Docket No. 02-2005-
2029. To request a copy of the proposed settlement agreement, please 
contact the individual identified below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marla E. Wieder, Assistant Regional 
Counsel, USEPA, 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007-1866, (212) 637-
3184.

    Dated: August 18, 2005.
Kathleen Callahan,
Acting Regional Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 
Region II.
[FR Doc. 05-17189 Filed 8-26-05; 8:45 am]
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