Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, 67319 [07-5870]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 228 / Wednesday, November 28, 2007 / Notices Dated: November 21, 2007. John P. Lee, Chief Cadastral Surveyor, Division of Support Services. [FR Doc. E7–23138 Filed 11–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ebenthall on PRODPC61 with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act Notice is hereby given that on November 14, 2007, a proposed Consent Decree (‘‘Decree’’) in United States v. Aspen Petroleum Products, Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 07–cv–02382–WYD– BNB was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Colorado. The Decree resolves the United States’ claims against Aspen Petroleum Products, Inc., and Terrance Tschatschula under Section 211 of the Clean Air Act (‘‘Act’’), 42 U.S.C. 7545, for injunctive relief and civil penalties for violations of the Act and the Fuels regulations promulgated under the Act at 40 CFR part 80. The Decree requires Defendants to pay the United States a civil penalty of $25,000 and also requires Defendants to perform specific injunctive relief if they engage in further activities under the Act. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the 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 United States v. Aspen Petroleum Products, et al., D.J. Ref. 90–5–2–1–09035. The Consent Decree may be examined at the Office of the United States Attorney, 1225 Seventeenth Street, Suite 700, Denver, CO 80202, and at U.S. EPA, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, 12345 W. Alameda, Suite 214, Denver, Co 80228. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, to 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:25 Nov 27, 2007 Jkt 214001 requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a check in the amount of $7.25 (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. W. Benjamin Fisherow, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–5868 Filed 11–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M 67319 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 Consent Decree Library at the stated address. Robert E. Maher, Jr., Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–5870 Filed 11–27–07; 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 Notice is hereby given that on November 4, 2007, a proposed consent decree in United States v. Edward Shaw, et al., Civil Action No. 04–2503– RDR–JPO, was lodged with the United States District Court for the District of Kansas. In this action the United States sought recovery of response costs incurred by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in cleaning up asbestos contamination at a site near Shallow Water, Kansas. Based on financial information provided by the defendants, the government has concluded that the defendants have no ability to pay. The proposed decree terminates the case, contingent on the accuracy of the information that the defendants have given to the government. The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication comments relating to the 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 200447–7611, and should refer to United States v. Edward Shaw, et al., Civil Action No. 04–2503–RDR–JPO, D.J. Ref. 90–11–3–08329. During the public comment period, the consent decree may be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site: http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the 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 PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act Notice is hereby given that on November 13, 2007, a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. Wilhelm Enterprises Corp., et al., Civil Action No. 07–CV–765, was lodged with the United States District Court for the Western District of New York. The proposed Consent Decree will settle the United States’ claims on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (‘‘EPA’’) against 16 defendants pursuant to Sections 106 and 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9606 and 9607, with respect to the Peter Cooper (Markhams) Superfund Site, located in the Hamlet of Markhams, Town of Dayton, Cattaraugus County, New York. The defendants include: Wilhelm Enterprises Corporation; Brown Shoe Company, Inc.; Seton Company; GST AutoLeather; Prime Tanning Company, Inc.; Viad Corporation; ConAgra Grocery Products Company, Inc.; Leucadia National Corporation; Beggs & Cobb Corporation; Wolverine Worldwide, Inc.; Genesco, Inc.; Albert Trostel & Sons Co.; Blackhawk Leather Ltd.; Eagle Ottawa, LLC; S.B. Foot Tanning Company; and Horween Leather Company (‘‘Settling Defendants’’). Pursuant to the Consent Decree, Settling Defendants will pay a total of $511,000 in reimbursement of the United States’ response costs for the Site, plus interest. In addition, 12 of the Settling Defendants will finance and perform the remedy selected by EPA for the Site, estimated to cost $1.3 million. The Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the proposed Consent Decree for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this E:\FR\FM\28NON1.SGM 28NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act

    Notice is hereby given that on November 4, 2007, a proposed consent 
decree in United States v. Edward Shaw, et al., Civil Action No. 04-
2503-RDR-JPO, was lodged with the United States District Court for the 
District of Kansas.
    In this action the United States sought recovery of response costs 
incurred by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in cleaning up 
asbestos contamination at a site near Shallow Water, Kansas. Based on 
financial information provided by the defendants, the government has 
concluded that the defendants have no ability to pay. The proposed 
decree terminates the case, contingent on the accuracy of the 
information that the defendants have given to the government.
    The Department of Justice will receive for a period of thirty (30) 
days from the date of this publication comments relating to the 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 200447-7611, and should refer to 
United States v. Edward Shaw, et al., Civil Action No. 04-2503-RDR-JPO, 
D.J. Ref. 90-11-3-08329.
    During the public comment period, the consent decree may be 
examined on the following Department of Justice Web site: http://
www.usdoj.gov/enrd/Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the 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 Consent Decree Library at the stated address.

Robert E. Maher, Jr.,
Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and 
Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 07-5870 Filed 11-27-07; 8:45 am]
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