Notice of Lodging of Proposed Stipulation Relating to Proofs of Claim Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), 54927-54928 [07-4742]

Download as PDF rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 187 / Thursday, September 27, 2007 / Notices investigations under the APO issued in the investigations, provided that the application is made not later than seven days after the publication of this notice in the Federal Register. A separate service list will be maintained by the Secretary for those parties authorized to receive BPI under the APO. Conference. The Commission’s Director of Operations has scheduled a conference in connection with these investigations for 9:30 a.m. on October 10, 2007, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC. Parties wishing to participate in the conference should contact Christopher Cassise (202–708– 5408) not later than October 5, 2007, to arrange for their appearance. 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VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:40 Sep 26, 2007 Jkt 211001 Authority: These investigations are being conducted under authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.12 of the Commission’s rules. 54927 Decree Coordinator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (Mail Code 2242A), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20460, e-mail: wick.anne@epa.gov. Issued: September 20, 2007. By order of the Commission. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E7–19066 Filed 9–26–07; 8:45 am] Karen S. Dworkin, Assistant Chief, Environment & Natural Resources Division, Environmental Enforcement Section. [FR Doc. 07–4744 Filed 9–26–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Public Meeting by Teleconference Concerning Heavy Duty Diesel Engine Consent Decrees Notice of Lodging of Proposed Stipulation Relating to Proofs of Claim Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) The Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency will hold a public meeting on October 4, 2007 at 10 a.m. eastern time by teleconference. The subject of the meeting will be implementation of the provisions of the seven consent decrees signed by the United States and diesel engine manufacturers and entered by the United States District Court for the District of Columbia on July 1, 1999 (United States v. Caterpillar, Case No. 1:98CV02544; United States v. Navistar International Transportation Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02545; United States v. Cummins Engine Company, Case No. 1:98CV02546; United States v. Detroit Diesel Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02548; United States v. Volvo Truck Corporation, Case No. 1:98CV02547; United States v. Mack Trucks, Inc., Case No. 1:98CV01495; and United States v. Renault Vehicles Industries, S.A., Case No. 1:98CV02543). In supporting entry by the court of the decrees, the United States committed to meet periodically with states, industry groups, environmental groups, and concerned citizens to discuss consent decree implementation issues. Future meetings will be announced here and on EPA’s Diesel Engine Settlement Web site at: http://www.epa.gov/compliance/ resources/cases/civil/caa/diesel/ index.html. Interested parties should contact the Environmental Protection Agency at the address listed below prior to the meeting to reserve a telephone line and receive instructions for the call. Agenda 1. Panel Remarks—10 a.m. Remarks by DOJ and EPA regarding implementation of the provisions of the diesel engine consent decrees. 2. Public comments and questions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anne Wick, EPA Diesel Engine Consent PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice is hereby given that on September 12, 2007, a proposed Stipulation Relating to Proofs of Claim for El Paso County Metals Survey Site and Dona Ana Metal Site was filed with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas in In re. Asarco LLC., No. 05–21207 (Bankr. S.D. Tex.). The proposed Stipulation entered into among the United States on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency, State of New Mexico, City of El Paso, and Asarco LLC (‘‘Asarco’’) provides, inter alia, that the United States estimates that the cost to Asarco for completion of residential soils cleanups after May 1, 2007 at the El Paso Site in El Paso, Texas, will not exceed $4,770,000, and that Asarco’s estimated liability to the United States with respect to all other response actions or costs that may be incurred at the El Paso Site after May 1, 2007 will not exceed $50,000 per year. These estimates are premised on the assumption that Asarco will perform the remaining work required for soil remediation, and the Stipulation is also without prejudice to the positions of the United States, Asarco, and the City of El Paso regarding the injunctive order for work with respect to the El Paso Site. The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the proposed Stipulation 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, and either e-mailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to In re. Asarco LLC, DJ Ref. No. 90–11–3–08633. The proposed Stipulation may be examined at the Office of the United E:\FR\FM\27SEN1.SGM 27SEN1 54928 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 187 / Thursday, September 27, 2007 / Notices States Attorney for the Southern District of Texas, 800 North Shoreline Blvd, #500, Corpus Christi, TX 78476–2001, and at the Region 6 Office of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1445 Ross Avenue, Suite 1200, Dallas, Texas 75202. During the public comment period, the proposed Stipulation may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the proposed Stipulation may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. 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 $1.25 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury. Robert E. Maher, Jr., Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–4742 Filed 9–26–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410-15-M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act Under 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that on September 17, 2007, a proposed consent decree with defendant Cardinal Electric Motor Repair, Inc. (‘‘Cardinal’’) was lodged in the civil action United States v. B & D Electric Co., Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 05– 00063, in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. In this action the United States seeks, pursuant to section 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9607, recovery of costs incurred in response to releases of hazardous substances at the Missouri Electric Works Superfund Site (‘‘the Site’’), in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. The proposed consent decree will resolve the United States’ claims against defendant Cardinal under section 107 of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607, at the Site. Under the terms of the proposed consent decree, defendant Cardinal will make a cash payment of $10,500 to the United States. In return, the United States will grant Cardinal a VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:40 Sep 26, 2007 Jkt 211001 covenant not to sue under CERCLA with respect to the Site. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the proposed consent decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and either e-mailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to the proposed consent decree with defendant Cardinal Electric Motor Repair, Inc. in United States v. B & D Electric Co., Inc., et al., D.J. Ref. 90–11–2–614/1. The proposed consent decree may be examined at the office of the United States Attorney, 111 S. 10th Street, 20th Floor, St. Louis, Missouri 63102 and at U.S. EPA Region VII, 901 N. 5th Street, Kansas City, Kansas 66101. 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/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the consent decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. 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 $4.25 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, forward a check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the stated address. Robert E. Maher, Jr., Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–4740 Filed 9–26–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act Under 28 CFR 50.7, notice is hereby given that on September 17, 2007, a proposed consent decree with defendants B&D Electric, Inc. (‘‘B&D’’); Flanders Electric Motor Service, Inc. (‘‘Flanders’’); and T&R Electric Supply Co., Inc. (‘‘T&R’’) was lodged in the civil action United States v. B&D Electric Co., Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 05–00063, PO 00000 Frm 00040 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. In this action the United States seeks, pursuant to section 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9607, recovery of costs incurred in response to releases of hazardous substances at the Missouri Electric Works Superfund Site (‘‘the Site’’), in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. The proposed consent decree will resolve the United States’ claims against defendants B&D, Flanders, and T&R under section 107 of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C.. 9607, at the Site. Under the terms of the proposed consent decree, defendants will make the following cash payments to the United States: B&D will pay $17,000, Flanders will pay $147,000, and T&R will pay $26,000. In return, the United States will grant B&D, Flanders, and T&R a covenant not to sue under CERCLA with respect to the Site. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the proposed consent decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and either e-mailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdo1.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to the proposed consent decree with defendants B&D Electric, Inc.; Flanders Electric Motor Service, Inc.; and T&R Electric Supply Co., Inc. in United States v. B&D Electric Co., Inc., et al., D.J. Ref. 90–11–2–614/1. The proposed consent decree may be examined at the office of the United States Attorney, 111 S. 10th Street, 20th Floor, St. Louis, Missouri 63102 and at U.S. EPA Region VII, 901 N. 5th Street, Kansas City, Kansas 66101. 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/ ConsentlDecrees.html. A copy of the consent decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. 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 $4.75 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, forward a check in that amount to the E:\FR\FM\27SEN1.SGM 27SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 187 (Thursday, September 27, 2007)]
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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Proposed Stipulation Relating to Proofs of 
Claim Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and 
Liability Act (CERCLA)

    Notice is hereby given that on September 12, 2007, a proposed 
Stipulation Relating to Proofs of Claim for El Paso County Metals 
Survey Site and Dona Ana Metal Site was filed with the United States 
Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas in In re. Asarco 
LLC., No. 05-21207 (Bankr. S.D. Tex.). The proposed Stipulation entered 
into among the United States on behalf of the Environmental Protection 
Agency, State of New Mexico, City of El Paso, and Asarco LLC 
(``Asarco'') provides, inter alia, that the United States estimates 
that the cost to Asarco for completion of residential soils cleanups 
after May 1, 2007 at the El Paso Site in El Paso, Texas, will not 
exceed $4,770,000, and that Asarco's estimated liability to the United 
States with respect to all other response actions or costs that may be 
incurred at the El Paso Site after May 1, 2007 will not exceed $50,000 
per year. These estimates are premised on the assumption that Asarco 
will perform the remaining work required for soil remediation, and the 
Stipulation is also without prejudice to the positions of the United 
States, Asarco, and the City of El Paso regarding the injunctive order 
for work with respect to the El Paso Site.
    The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the 
proposed Stipulation 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, and 
either e-mailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 
7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044-7611, and should 
refer to In re. Asarco LLC, DJ Ref. No. 90-11-3-08633.
    The proposed Stipulation may be examined at the Office of the 
United

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States Attorney for the Southern District of Texas, 800 North Shoreline 
Blvd, 500, Corpus Christi, TX 78476-2001, and at the Region 6 
Office of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1445 Ross 
Avenue, Suite 1200, Dallas, Texas 75202. During the public comment 
period, the proposed Stipulation may also be examined on the following 
Department of Justice Web site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/Consent_
Decrees.html. A copy of the proposed Stipulation may also be obtained 
by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. 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 $1.25 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the 
U.S. Treasury.

Robert E. Maher, Jr.,
Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment 
and Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 07-4742 Filed 9-26-07; 8:45 am]
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