Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act, 70612-70613 [07-6028]

Download as PDF 70612 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 238 / Wednesday, December 12, 2007 / Notices notice, and to authorize the administrative law judge and the Commission, without further notice to the respondent, to find the facts to be as alleged in the complaint and this notice and to enter an initial determination and a final determination containing such findings, and may result in the issuance of an exclusion order or cease and desist order or both directed against a respondent. By order of the Commission. Issued: December 6, 2007. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E7–24016 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, And Liability Act Notice is hereby given that on November 29, 2007, a proposed Consent Decree in United States v. Creftcon Industries, Civil Action No. 07–07812, was lodged with the United States District Court for the Central District of California. The consent decree resolved claims brought by the United States, on behalf of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (‘‘EPA’’), and the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (‘‘DTSC’’) under sections 106 and 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, 42 U.S.C. 9606 and 9607, and section 7003 of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, as amended, 42 U.S.C. 6973, related to the releases and threatened releases of hazardous substances at the Puente Valley Operable Unit of the San Gabriel Valley Area 4 Superfund Site (‘‘Site’’) in Los Angeles County, California. The proposed Consent Decree requires Defendant to reimburse the United States $1,750,000 and DTSC $12,000, to resolve defendant’s liability for past costs, future costs, and work associated with the remedial action required for the Site set forth in EPA’s 1998 Interim Record of Decision. 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:36 Dec 11, 2007 Jkt 214001 mailed to P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to United States v. Creftcon Industries, D.J. Ref. 90–11–2–354/20. The Consent Decree may be examined at U.S. EPA Region IX at 75 Hawthorne Street, San Francisco, CA 94105. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, to http://www.usjdoj.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 $12.25 (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. Henry S. Friedman, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–6029 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act Notice is hereby given that on December 3, 2007, a proposed Consent Decree in United States of America v. Essroc Cement Corporation, Civil Action No. 4:07–cv–157 was lodged with the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. The proposed Consent Decree resolves the United States’ claims against Essroc Cement Corporation (‘‘Essroc’’) under section 113 of the Clean Air Act as amended, 42 U.S.C. 7413 (the ‘‘Act’’), in connection with Essroc’s operation of a portland cement manufacturing facility in Speed, Indiana (‘‘Speed Facility’’ or ‘‘Facility’’). Under the proposed Consent Decree, Essroc would be required to: (1) Pay $750,000 in civil penalties for alleged violations of the National Emissions Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants for the Portland Cement Manufacturing Industry codified at 40 CFR part 63, subpart LLL, the Indiana State Implementation Plan adopted pursuant to section 110 of the Act, and provisions of the federally enforceable operating PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 permit for the Speed Facility; and (2) certify test results that demonstrate that a newly installed fabric filter baghouse will consistently control emissions from the main stack at one of the Facility’s kilns. Also under the proposed Consent Decree, Essroc would be required to perform two supplementary environmental projects (‘‘SEP’’) that are designed to eliminate or minimize fugitive particulate emissions from specified areas of the Facility. One SEP involves construction of an air curtain and ventilation system with dust collectors and ductwork to prevent emissions of fugitive dust from the facility’s clinker storage entrance hall. The second SEP involves paving some 900 linear feet of roads at the Facility that are heavily trafficked by trucks bringing raw materials to production areas. The SEPs are valued, collectively, at $900,000. For a period of thirty days from the date of this publication, the Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the proposed Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Acting Assistant Attorney General, Environment and National 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. Essroc Cement Corporation, D.J. Reference No. 90–5–2–1–2090/1. The proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the Offices of the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana at 10 West Market Street, Suite 2100, Indianapolis, IN 46204 (317–226–6333), and at the Office of the Regional Counsel, U.S. EPA Region V, 77 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60604 (contact Associate Regional Counsel Susan Perdomo (312–886– 0557). 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/Consent Decrees.html. A copy of the proposed 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 number (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 $5.75 for the Consent Decree (25 cents per page reproduction cost), payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or fax, forward E:\FR\FM\12DEN1.SGM 12DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 238 / Wednesday, December 12, 2007 / Notices a check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the stated address. Thomas A. Mariani, Jr., Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–6028 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Notice of Lodging of a Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act Notice is hereby given that on December 5, 2007 a proposed Consent Decree in the case of United States v. Liberty Property Limited Partnership, Docket No. 07–cv–5119, was lodged with the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennslyvania. In this proceeding, the United States filed a claim pursuant to sections 106 and 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9606 and 9607, for the performance of response work at a portion of the Crater Resources Superfund site, in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, and reimbursement of response costs. Pursuant to the consent decree the defendants will perform cleanup work on property owned by Liberty Property, within the Crater Resources Site. Liberty Property will also reimburse U.S. EPA for future response costs related to the work being performed. 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 emailed to pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdog.gov, or mailed to: P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611, and should refer to: U.S. v. Liberty Property Limited Partnership, D.J. Ref. 90–11–2–1283/2. The Consent Decree may be examined at U.S. EPA Region III, Office of Regional Counsel, 1650 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103–2029, c/o Patricia Miller. During the public comment period, the Consent Decree may also be examined at the following Department of Justice Web site: http:// www.usdog.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. A copy of the Consent Decree may also be obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:54 Dec 11, 2007 Jkt 214001 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@usdog.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 $25.75 for the Consent Decree only (25 cents per page reproduction cost), or $90.50 for the Consent Decree and all of the attached exhibits, 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. 70613 Publication of Year 2007 Form M–1 With Electronic Filing Option, Notice Certain Entities Claiming Exception (ECEs). This year’s Form M–1 is substantively identical to the Year 2006 Form M–1. The electronic filing option has been retained and filers are encouraged to use this method. The Year 2007 Form M–1 is due March 3, 2008, with an extension until May 2, 2008 available. The Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) is committed to working together with administrators to help them comply with this filing requirement. Copies of the Form M–1 are available on the Internet at http:// www.dol.gov/ebsa/forms_requests.html. In addition, after printing, copies will be available by calling the EBSA toll-free publication hotline at 1–866–444–EBSA (3272). Questions on completing the form are being directed to the EBSA help desk at (202) 693–8360. For questions regarding the electronic filing capability, contact the EBSA computer help desk at (202) 693–8600. Statutory Authority: 29 U.S.C. 1021– 1024, 1027, 1029–1031, 1059, 1132, 1134, 1135, 1181–1183, 1181 note, 1185, 1185a–b, 1191, 1191a–c; Secretary of Labor’s Order No. 1–2003, 68 FR 5374 (February 2, 2003). Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor. ACTION: Notice on the Availability of the Year 2007 Form M–1 with Electronic Filing Option. Signed at Washington, DC this 6th day of December, 2007. Bradford P. Campbell, Assistant Secretary, Employee Benefits Security Administration. [FR Doc. E7–24040 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] Robert Brook, Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 07–6027 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–M DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employee Benefits Security Administration AGENCY: SUMMARY: This document announces the availability of the Year 2007 Form M– 1, Annual Report for Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangements and Certain Entities Claiming Exception. It is substantively identical to the 2006 Form M–1. The Form M–1 may again be filed electronically over the Internet. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For inquiries regarding the Form M–1 filing requirement, contact Amy Turner or Beth L. Baum, Office of Health Plan Standards and Compliance Assistance, at (202) 693–8335. For inquiries regarding how to obtain or file a Form M–1, see the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background The Form M–1 is required to be filed under section 101(g) and section 734 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended (ERISA), and 29 CFR 2520.101–2. II. The Year 2007 Form M–1 This document announces the availability of the Year 2007 Form M– 1, Annual Report for Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangements (MEWAs) and PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 BILLING CODE 4510–29–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [TA–W–62,090] ABN AMRO Services Co., Inc., A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Lasalle Bank Corporation, Chicago, IL; Notice of Negative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration By application postmarked October 18, 2007, the petitioner requested administrative reconsideration of the Department’s negative determination regarding eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA), applicable to workers and former workers of the subject firm. The denial notice was signed on September 17, 2007 and published in the Federal Register on October 3, 2007 (72 FR 56385). Pursuant to 29 CFR 90.18(c) reconsideration may be granted under the following circumstances: (1) If it appears on the basis of facts not previously considered that the E:\FR\FM\12DEN1.SGM 12DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 238 (Wednesday, December 12, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 70612-70613]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 07-6028]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act

    Notice is hereby given that on December 3, 2007, a proposed Consent 
Decree in United States of America v. Essroc Cement Corporation, Civil 
Action No. 4:07-cv-157 was lodged with the United States District Court 
for the Southern District of Indiana.
    The proposed Consent Decree resolves the United States' claims 
against Essroc Cement Corporation (``Essroc'') under section 113 of the 
Clean Air Act as amended, 42 U.S.C. 7413 (the ``Act''), in connection 
with Essroc's operation of a portland cement manufacturing facility in 
Speed, Indiana (``Speed Facility'' or ``Facility''). Under the proposed 
Consent Decree, Essroc would be required to: (1) Pay $750,000 in civil 
penalties for alleged violations of the National Emissions Standard for 
Hazardous Air Pollutants for the Portland Cement Manufacturing Industry 
codified at 40 CFR part 63, subpart LLL, the Indiana State 
Implementation Plan adopted pursuant to section 110 of the Act, and 
provisions of the federally enforceable operating permit for the Speed 
Facility; and (2) certify test results that demonstrate that a newly 
installed fabric filter baghouse will consistently control emissions 
from the main stack at one of the Facility's kilns. Also under the 
proposed Consent Decree, Essroc would be required to perform two 
supplementary environmental projects (``SEP'') that are designed to 
eliminate or minimize fugitive particulate emissions from specified 
areas of the Facility. One SEP involves construction of an air curtain 
and ventilation system with dust collectors and ductwork to prevent 
emissions of fugitive dust from the facility's clinker storage entrance 
hall. The second SEP involves paving some 900 linear feet of roads at 
the Facility that are heavily trafficked by trucks bringing raw 
materials to production areas. The SEPs are valued, collectively, at 
$900,000.
    For a period of thirty days from the date of this publication, the 
Department of Justice will receive comments relating to the proposed 
Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Acting Assistant 
Attorney General, Environment and National 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. Essroc Cement Corporation, D.J. Reference No. 
90-5-2-1-2090/1.
    The proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the Offices of the 
United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana at 10 West 
Market Street, Suite 2100, Indianapolis, IN 46204 (317-226-6333), and 
at the Office of the Regional Counsel, U.S. EPA Region V, 77 West 
Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60604 (contact Associate Regional 
Counsel Susan Perdomo (312-886-0557). 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/Consent 
Decrees.html. A copy of the proposed 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 
number (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 $5.75 for the Consent Decree (25 cents per page 
reproduction cost), payable to the U.S. Treasury or, if by e-mail or 
fax, forward

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a check in that amount to the Consent Decree Library at the stated 
address.

Thomas A. Mariani, Jr.,
Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and 
Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 07-6028 Filed 12-11-07; 8:45 am]
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