Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act, 27258 [2013-11014]

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[FR Doc. 2013–11074 Filed 5–8–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under the Clean Air Act On April 23, 2013, the Department of Justice lodged a proposed Consent Decree with the United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa in the lawsuit entitled United States v. Beef Products Inc., Civil Action No. 6:13–cv–02031 [Dkt. #2]. In this action the United States seeks civil penalties against Beef Products, Inc. (‘‘BPI’’) in connection with BPI’s system of storing and using anhydrous ammonia at its meat processing facility in Waterloo, Iowa (the ‘‘Waterloo Facility’’), in violation of Section 112(r)(7) of the Clean Air Act (‘‘CAA’’), 42 U.S.C. 7412(r)(7), and at BPI’s meat processing facility in South Sioux City, Nebraska (‘‘South Sioux City Facility’’), in violation of Section 103(a) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, 42 U.S.C. 9603(a). The proposed consent decree requires BPI to retain an independent third party expert to conduct extensive compliance audits at its South Sioux City Facility, as well as its Waterloo Facility and its meat processing facility in Holcomb, Kansas, if they reopen. BPI will also pay a civil penalty of $450,000 to the United States. The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on the proposed Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and should refer to United States v. Beef Products, Inc., D.J. Ref. No. 90–5–2–1–10504. All comments must be submitted no later than thirty (30) days after the publication date of this notice. Comments may be submitted either by email or by mail: To submit comments: Send them to: By email .... pubcommentees.enrd@usdoj.gov. Assistant Attorney General, U.S. DOJ—ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. By mail ...... During the public comment period, the proposed Consent Decree may be examined and downloaded at this Justice Department Web site: http:// PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 www.usdoj.gov/enrd/ Consent_Decrees.html. We will provide a paper copy of the proposed Consent Decree upon written request and payment of reproduction costs. Please mail your request and payment to: Consent Decree Library, U.S. DOJ— ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. Please enclose a check or money order for $9.75 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) payable to the United States Treasury. Robert E. Maher, Jr., Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. [FR Doc. 2013–11014 Filed 5–8–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–15–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Proposed First Amended Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act On May 3, 2013, the Department of Justice lodged a proposed First Amended Consent Decree with the United States District Court for the Central District of California in the lawsuit entitled United States and the State of California v. Texaco Inc., Civil Action No. CV–93–2990–JSL (SHx), with respect to the Pacific Coast Pipeline Superfund Site in Fillmore, California (the ‘‘Site’’). On May 3, 2013, the United States, the State of California, and Defendant filed a joint stipulation to amend the Consent Decree that was entered by the Court on August 11, 1993. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (‘‘EPA’’) determined that the groundwater remedy set forth in EPA’s Record of Decision (‘‘ROD’’) issued on March 31, 1992, was not successful in achieving the goal of reducing groundwater contaminant levels below drinking water standards and did not address shallow soil contamination at the Site. On September 29, 2011, EPA issued an Amendment to the ROD to address soil and groundwater contamination at the Site. The proposed First Amended Consent Decree amends the Consent Decree to include work required to implement the remedy as set forth in EPA’s Statement of Work for Remedial Design and Remedial Action (RD/RA) for Soil and Groundwater, which is attached as Appendix F to the First Amended Consent Decree. The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on the First Amended Consent Decree. Comments E:\FR\FM\09MYN1.SGM 09MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 90 (Thursday, May 9, 2013)]
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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under the Clean Air 
Act

    On April 23, 2013, the Department of Justice lodged a proposed 
Consent Decree with the United States District Court for the Northern 
District of Iowa in the lawsuit entitled United States v. Beef Products 
Inc., Civil Action No. 6:13-cv-02031 [Dkt. 2].
    In this action the United States seeks civil penalties against Beef 
Products, Inc. (``BPI'') in connection with BPI's system of storing and 
using anhydrous ammonia at its meat processing facility in Waterloo, 
Iowa (the ``Waterloo Facility''), in violation of Section 112(r)(7) of 
the Clean Air Act (``CAA''), 42 U.S.C. 7412(r)(7), and at BPI's meat 
processing facility in South Sioux City, Nebraska (``South Sioux City 
Facility''), in violation of Section 103(a) of the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, 42 U.S.C. 
9603(a). The proposed consent decree requires BPI to retain an 
independent third party expert to conduct extensive compliance audits 
at its South Sioux City Facility, as well as its Waterloo Facility and 
its meat processing facility in Holcomb, Kansas, if they reopen. BPI 
will also pay a civil penalty of $450,000 to the United States.
    The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on 
the proposed Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the 
Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, 
and should refer to United States v. Beef Products, Inc., D.J. Ref. No. 
90-5-2-1-10504. All comments must be submitted no later than thirty 
(30) days after the publication date of this notice. Comments may be 
submitted either by email or by mail:

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        To submit comments:                     Send them to:
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By email...........................  pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov.
By mail............................  Assistant Attorney General, U.S.
                                      DOJ--ENRD, P.O. Box 7611,
                                      Washington, DC 20044-7611.
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    During the public comment period, the proposed Consent Decree may 
be examined and downloaded at this Justice Department Web site: http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/Consent_Decrees.html. We will provide a paper copy 
of the proposed Consent Decree upon written request and payment of 
reproduction costs. Please mail your request and payment to: Consent 
Decree Library, U.S. DOJ--ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044-
7611.
    Please enclose a check or money order for $9.75 (25 cents per page 
reproduction cost) payable to the United States Treasury.

Robert E. Maher, Jr.,
Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment 
and Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 2013-11014 Filed 5-8-13; 8:45 am]
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