U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit-Universal Waste, 14774-14775 [2013-05262]

Download as PDF 14774 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 45 / Thursday, March 7, 2013 / Notices U.S. companies capable of exporting goods or services relevant to the environmental issues outlined above that are interested in participating in the U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit should self-identify by March 19, 2013, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). DATES: Please indicate interest in participating in the U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit by post, email, or fax to the attention of Todd DeLelle, Office of Energy & Environmental Industries, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Ave. NW., Room 4053, Washington, DC 20230; 202–482–4877; email envirotech@trade.gov; fax 202– 482–5665. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The development of the U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit requires the identification of U.S. vendors capable of supplying relevant goods and services to foreign buyers. United States exporters interested in being listed on the Toolkit Web site are encouraged to submit their company’s name, Web site address, contact information, and medical waste management category of interest from the following list: ADDRESSES: Non-Incineration (a) Autoclave (b) Autoclave with Compaction (c) Mechanical Disinfection Systems (d) Chemical Disinfection Systems (e) Microwave Disinfection (f) Irradiation Disinfection Systems BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES (a) Medical Waste Incineration Systems For purposes of participation in the Toolkit, ‘‘United States exporter’’ has the meaning found in 15 U.S.C. 4721(j), which provides: ‘‘United States exporter means (A) a United States citizen; (B) a corporation, partnership, or other association created under the laws of the United States or of any State; or (C) a foreign corporation, partnership, or other association, more than 95 percent of which is owned by persons described in subparagraphs (A) and (B), that exports, or seeks to export, goods or services produced in the United States* * *.’’ An expression of interest in being listed on the Toolkit Web site in response to this notice will serve as a certification that the company is a United States exporter, as defined by 15 U.S.C. 4721(j), and seeks to export environmental solutions that fall within the category or categories indicated in your response. Responding to this notification constitutes consent to participate in the Toolkit and to the 14:43 Mar 06, 2013 Jkt 229001 Catherine Vial, Team Leader, Environmental and Renewable Energy Industries, Office of Energy and Environmental Industries. [FR Doc. 2013–05261 Filed 3–6–13; 8:45 am] Incineration VerDate Mar<15>2010 public sharing of the company name. It also constitutes consent to the inclusion of the name of the company on the Toolkit Web site. The company name will be listed along with a link to the company-specific Web site indicated in the response to this notice. No additional company information will be posted. The U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit will refer users in foreign markets to U.S. approaches to solving environmental problems and to U.S. companies that can export related technologies. The Toolkit Web site will note that its contents and links do not constitute an official endorsement or approval by the U.S. Commerce Department or the U.S. Government of any of the companies, Web sites, products, or services listed. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Todd DeLelle, Office of Energy & Environmental Industries (OEEI), International Trade Administration, Room 4053, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. (Phone: 202–482–4877; Fax: 202–482–5665; email: todd.delelle@trade.gov). U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit— Universal Waste International Trade Administration, DOC. ACTION: Notice and Request for Comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice sets forth a request for input from U.S. businesses capable of exporting their goods or services relevant to management of universal waste. The Department of Commerce continues to develop the web-based U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit to be used by foreign environmental officials and foreign endusers of environmental technologies that will outline U.S. approaches to a series of environmental problems and highlight participating U.S. vendors of relevant U.S. technologies. The Toolkit will support the President’s National Export Initiative by fostering export opportunities for the U.S. environmental industry, as well as advancing global environmental protection. PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 U.S. companies capable of exporting goods or services relevant to the environmental issues outlined above that are interested in participating in the U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit should self-identify by March 19, 2013, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). ADDRESSES: Please indicate interest in participating in the U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit by post, email, or fax to the attention of Todd DeLelle, Office of Energy & Environmental Industries, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Ave. NW., Room 4053, Washington, DC 20230; 202–482–4877; email envirotech@trade.gov; fax 202– 482–5665. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The development of the U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit requires the identification of U.S. vendors capable of supplying relevant goods and services to foreign buyers. United States exporters interested in being listed on the Toolkit Web site are encouraged to submit their company’s name, Web site address, contact information, and universal waste management category of interest from the following list: (a) Mercury Recycling Technology (b) E-Waste Recycling Technology (c) CRT Recycling Technology (d) Lamp Crushing Systems For purposes of participation in the Toolkit, ‘‘United States exporter’’ has the meaning found in 15 U.S.C. 4721(j), which provides: ‘‘United States exporter means (A) a United States citizen; (B) a corporation, partnership, or other association created under the laws of the United States or of any State; or (C) a foreign corporation, partnership, or other association, more than 95 percent of which is owned by persons described in subparagraphs (A) and (B), that exports, or seeks to export, goods or services produced in the United States* * *.’’ An expression of interest in being listed on the Toolkit Web site in response to this notice will serve as a certification that the company is a United States exporter, as defined by 15 U.S.C. 4721(j), and seeks to export environmental solutions that fall within the category or categories indicated in your response. Responding to this notification constitutes consent to participate in the Toolkit and to the public sharing of the company name. It also constitutes consent to the inclusion of the name of the company on the Toolkit Web site. The company name will be listed along with a link to the company-specific Web site indicated in the response to this notice. No DATES: E:\FR\FM\07MRN1.SGM 07MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 45 / Thursday, March 7, 2013 / Notices additional company information will be posted. The U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit will refer users in foreign markets to U.S. approaches to solving environmental problems and to U.S. companies that can export related technologies. The Toolkit Web site will note that its contents and links do not constitute an official endorsement or approval by the U.S. Commerce Department or the U.S. Government of any of the companies, Web sites, products, or services listed. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Todd DeLelle, Office of Energy & Environmental Industries (OEEI), International Trade Administration, Room 4053, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. (Phone: 202–482–4877; Fax: 202–482–5665; email: todd.delelle@trade.gov). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract Catherine Vial, Team Leader, Environmental and Renewable Energy Industries, Office of Energy and Environmental Industries. This request is for a new collection. The collection of recreational fishing bycatch data is necessary to fulfill statutory requirements of Section 303 of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (16 U.S.C. 1852 et. seq.), Section 401 of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act, and to comply with Executive Order 12962 on Recreational Fisheries. Additionally, the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) imposed prohibitions against the taking of endangered species as the sea turtle. This collection will seek to better understand the nature and overall level of sea turtle interactions with recreational anglers on charter boat and headboats. The information collected will be used to develop more reliable bycatch estimates. [FR Doc. 2013–05262 Filed 3–6–13; 8:45 am] II. Method of Collection BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P Respondents will be asked to fill out a paper form and return via mail. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE III. Data National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration OMB Control Number: None. Form Number: None. Type of Review: Regular submission (new collection). Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,990. Estimated Time per Response: 10 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 332. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0 in recordkeeping/reporting costs. Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Survey of Charter Boat and Headboat Angler Interactions With Sea Turtles National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice. emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before May 6, 2013. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Sara McNulty, (301) 427– 8402 or sara.mcnulty@noaa.gov. VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:43 Mar 06, 2013 Jkt 229001 IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 14775 approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. Dated: March 4, 2013. Gwellnar Banks, Management Analyst, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2013–05332 Filed 3–6–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Survey of Coastal Managers To Assess Needs for Ecological Forecasts National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before May 6, 2013. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Elizabeth Turner (603) 862– 4680 or Elizabeth.Turner@noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract This request is for a new survey of coastal managers to determine their needs and potential uses for ecological forecasts or scenarios. Coastal managers would be staff from state agencies who deal with issues such as coastal water quality and habitat management. The survey will be conducted under a cooperative agreement between the NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) and HDR, Inc., an environmental consulting firm. NOAA has a long history of conducting operational modeling and forecasting, mostly in the National Weather Service E:\FR\FM\07MRN1.SGM 07MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 45 (Thursday, March 7, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 14774-14775]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-05262]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit--Universal Waste

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, DOC.

ACTION: Notice and Request for Comment.

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SUMMARY: This notice sets forth a request for input from U.S. 
businesses capable of exporting their goods or services relevant to 
management of universal waste. The Department of Commerce continues to 
develop the web-based U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit to be used 
by foreign environmental officials and foreign end-users of 
environmental technologies that will outline U.S. approaches to a 
series of environmental problems and highlight participating U.S. 
vendors of relevant U.S. technologies. The Toolkit will support the 
President's National Export Initiative by fostering export 
opportunities for the U.S. environmental industry, as well as advancing 
global environmental protection.

DATES: U.S. companies capable of exporting goods or services relevant 
to the environmental issues outlined above that are interested in 
participating in the U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit should self-
identify by March 19, 2013, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

ADDRESSES: Please indicate interest in participating in the U.S. 
Environmental Solutions Toolkit by post, email, or fax to the attention 
of Todd DeLelle, Office of Energy & Environmental Industries, 
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 
Constitution Ave. NW., Room 4053, Washington, DC 20230; 202-482-4877; 
email envirotech@trade.gov; fax 202-482-5665.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The development of the U.S. Environmental 
Solutions Toolkit requires the identification of U.S. vendors capable 
of supplying relevant goods and services to foreign buyers. United 
States exporters interested in being listed on the Toolkit Web site are 
encouraged to submit their company's name, Web site address, contact 
information, and universal waste management category of interest from 
the following list:

(a) Mercury Recycling Technology
(b) E-Waste Recycling Technology
(c) CRT Recycling Technology
(d) Lamp Crushing Systems

For purposes of participation in the Toolkit, ``United States 
exporter'' has the meaning found in 15 U.S.C. 4721(j), which provides: 
``United States exporter means (A) a United States citizen; (B) a 
corporation, partnership, or other association created under the laws 
of the United States or of any State; or (C) a foreign corporation, 
partnership, or other association, more than 95 percent of which is 
owned by persons described in subparagraphs (A) and (B), that exports, 
or seeks to export, goods or services produced in the United States* * 
*.''
    An expression of interest in being listed on the Toolkit Web site 
in response to this notice will serve as a certification that the 
company is a United States exporter, as defined by 15 U.S.C. 4721(j), 
and seeks to export environmental solutions that fall within the 
category or categories indicated in your response. Responding to this 
notification constitutes consent to participate in the Toolkit and to 
the public sharing of the company name. It also constitutes consent to 
the inclusion of the name of the company on the Toolkit Web site. The 
company name will be listed along with a link to the company-specific 
Web site indicated in the response to this notice. No

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additional company information will be posted.
    The U.S. Environmental Solutions Toolkit will refer users in 
foreign markets to U.S. approaches to solving environmental problems 
and to U.S. companies that can export related technologies. The Toolkit 
Web site will note that its contents and links do not constitute an 
official endorsement or approval by the U.S. Commerce Department or the 
U.S. Government of any of the companies, Web sites, products, or 
services listed.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Todd DeLelle, Office of Energy & 
Environmental Industries (OEEI), International Trade Administration, 
Room 4053, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230. (Phone: 
202-482-4877; Fax: 202-482-5665; email: todd.delelle@trade.gov).

Catherine Vial,
Team Leader, Environmental and Renewable Energy Industries, Office of 
Energy and Environmental Industries.
[FR Doc. 2013-05262 Filed 3-6-13; 8:45 am]
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