Approval of Missouri's Air Quality Implementation Plans; Americold Logistics, LLC 24-Hour Particulate Matter (PM10, 4905-4906 [2016-01661]
[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 18 (Thursday, January 28, 2016)]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-01661]
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
40 CFR Part 52
[EPA-R07-OAR-2015-0644; FRL-9941-66-Region 7]
Approval of Missouri's Air Quality Implementation Plans;
Americold Logistics, LLC 24-Hour Particulate Matter (PM10)
National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) Consent Judgment
AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency.
ACTION: Proposed rule.
SUMMARY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to
approve a revision to the State Implementation Plan (SIP) submitted by
the State of Missouri on June 2, 2014. This proposed SIP revision will
incorporate a consent judgment to address violations of the 24-hour
particulate matter (PM10) NAAQS near the Americold
Logistics, LLC, Carthage Crushed Limestone (CCL) facility near
Carthage, Missouri. CCL is a limestone quarry operations. The consent
judgment between the State of Missouri and CCL includes measures that
will control PM10 emissions from the facility. This proposed
approval will make the consent judgment Federally-enforceable.
DATES: Comments on this proposed action must be received in writing by
February 29, 2016.
ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by Docket ID No. EPA-R07-
OAR-2015-0644, to http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online
instructions for submitting comments. Once submitted, comments cannot
be edited or removed from regulations.gov. The EPA may publish any
comment received to its public docket. Do not submit electronically any
information you consider to be Confidential Business Information (CBI)
or other information whose disclosure is restricted by statute.
Multimedia submissions (audio, video, etc.) must be accompanied by a
The written comment is considered the official comment and should
include discussion of all points you wish to make. The EPA will
generally not consider comments or comment contents located outside of
the primary submission (i.e. on the Web, cloud, or other file sharing
system). For additional submission methods, the full EPA public comment
policy, information about CBI or multimedia submissions, and general
guidance on making effective comments, please visit http://www2.epa.gov/dockets/commenting-epa-dockets.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Heather Hamilton, Environmental
Protection Agency, Air Planning and Development Branch, 11201 Renner
Boulevard, Lenexa, Kansas 66219 at (913) 551-7039, or by email at
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In the final rules section of this Federal
Register, EPA is approving the states SIP revision as a direct final
rule without prior proposal because the Agency views this as a
noncontroversial revision amendment and anticipates no relevant adverse
comments to this action. A detailed rationale for the approval is set
forth in the direct final rule. If no relevant adverse comments are
received in response to this action, no further activity is
contemplated in relation to this action. If EPA receives relevant
adverse comments, the direct final rule will be withdrawn and all
public comments received will be addressed in a subsequent final rule
based on this proposed action. EPA will not institute a second comment
period on this action. Any parties interested in commenting on this
action should do so at this time. Please note that if EPA receives
adverse comments on part of this rule and if that part can be severed
from the remainder of the rule, EPA may adopt as a final those parts of
the rule that are not the subject of an adverse comment. For additional
information, see the direct final rule which is located in the rules
section of this Federal Register.
List of Subjects in 40 CFR Part 52
Environmental protection, Air pollution control, Carbon monoxide,
Incorporation by reference, Intergovernmental relations, Nitrogen
dioxide, Particulate matter, Reporting and recordkeeping requirements,
Dated: January 11, 2016.
Regional Administrator, Region 7.
[FR Doc. 2016-01661 Filed 1-27-16; 8:45 am]
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