Proposed Settlement Pursuant to Section 122(h)(1) of CERCLA Relating to the Newstead Superfund Site, in the Town of Newstead, Erie County, New York., 59218 [2016-20657]

Download as PDF 59218 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 167 / Monday, August 29, 2016 / Notices Respondents/affected entities: State and Local Officials. Respondent’s obligation to respond: Voluntary. Estimated number of respondents: 235 (total). Frequency of response: Biweekly requested for air filters, each measureable event for precipitation, quarterly for drinking water. Total estimated burden: 3,726 hours (per year). Burden is defined at 5 CFR 1320.03(b). Total estimated cost: $139,843 (per year), includes $0 annualized capital or operation & maintenance costs. Changes in the Estimates: There is a decrease of 3,815 hours in the total estimated respondent burden compared with the ICR currently approved by OMB. This decrease is due to the transfer of the milk program to FDA and the elimination of the request to radiologically screen air-filters prior to shipment to NAREL. Courtney Kerwin, Director, Regulatory Support Division. [FR Doc. 2016–20599 Filed 8–26–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–9951–61–Region 2] Proposed Settlement Pursuant to Section 122(h)(1) of CERCLA Relating to the Newstead Superfund Site, in the Town of Newstead, Erie County, New York. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice; request for public comment. AGENCY: jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:27 Aug 26, 2016 Jkt 238001 Comments must be submitted on or before September 28, 2016. DATES: The proposed Settlement Agreement is available for public inspection at EPA Region 2 offices at 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007–1866. A copy may also be obtained from Meredith D. Fishburn, Attorney-Advisor, Office of Enforcement & Compliance, Office of Site Remediation Enforcement, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave NW., Washington, DC 20460, 202–564–4790, fishburn.meredith@epa.gov. Comments should reference the Newstead Superfund Site, Town of Newstead, Erie County, New York., Index No. CERCLA– 02–2016–2015 and should be sent by mail or email to Meredith Fishburn, Newstead Superfund Site Attorney, at the above address. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: In accordance with Section 122(i) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9622(i), notice is hereby given by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (‘‘EPA’’), Region 2, of a proposed settlement agreement pursuant to Section 122(h) of CERCLA, entered into by and EPA, Region 2, and The Sherwin-Williams Company, (‘‘Settling Party’’), pertaining to the Newstead Superfund Site (‘‘Site’’) located in the Town of Newstead, Erie County, New York. Under the Settlement Agreement, the Settling Party agrees to pay EPA $1,000,000.00 in reimbursement of past response costs incurred at the Site. The Settlement Agreement includes a covenant by EPA not to sue or to take SUMMARY: administrative action against the Settling Party pursuant to Section 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607(a), with regard to Past Response Costs as defined in the Settlement Agreement. For thirty (30) days following the date of publication of this notice, EPA will receive written comments relating to the Settlement Agreement. EPA will consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent to the Settlement Agreement if comments received disclose facts or considerations that indicate that the proposed Settlement Agreement is inappropriate, improper or inadequate. EPA’s response to any comments received will be available for public inspection at EPA Region 2 offices, 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007–1866. Meredith D. Fishburn, AttorneyAdvisor, Office of Enforcement & Compliance, Office of Site Remediation Enforcement, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave NW., Washington, DC 20460, 202– 564–4790, fishburn.meredith@epa.gov. Dated: August 18, 2016. Walter Mugdan, Director, Emergency and Remedial Response Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 2. [FR Doc. 2016–20657 Filed 8–26–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–OECA–2012–0695; FRL—9946– 19–OEI] Information Collection Request Submitted to OMB for Review and Approval; Comment Request; NESHAP for Site Remediation (Renewal) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Environmental Protection Agency has submitted an information collection request (ICR), ‘‘NESHAP for Site Remediation (40 CFR part 63, subpart GGGGG) (Renewal)’’ (EPA ICR No. 2062.06, OMB Control No. 2060– 0534), to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). This is a proposed extension of the ICR, which is currently approved through May 31, 2016. Public comments were previously requested via the Federal Register (80 FR 32116) on June 5, 2015 during a 60-day comment period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public comments. A fuller description of the ICR is given below, including its estimated burden and cost to the public. An Agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. DATES: Additional comments may be submitted on or before September 28, 2016. SUMMARY: Submit your comments, referencing Docket ID Number EPA– HQ–OECA–2012–0695, to: (1) EPA online using www.regulations.gov (our preferred method), or by email to docket.oeca@epa.gov, or by mail to: EPA Docket Center, Environmental Protection Agency, Mail Code 28221T, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460; and (2) OMB via email to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. Address comments to OMB Desk Officer for EPA. EPA’s policy is that all comments received will be included in the public docket without change including any personal information provided, unless the comment includes profanity, threats, information claimed to be Confidential Business Information (CBI), or other information for which disclosure is restricted by statute. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patrick Yellin, Monitoring, Assistance, and Media Programs Division, Office of Compliance, Mail Code 2227A, ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\29AUN1.SGM 29AUN1

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[FR Doc No: 2016-20657]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-9951-61-Region 2]


Proposed Settlement Pursuant to Section 122(h)(1) of CERCLA 
Relating to the Newstead Superfund Site, in the Town of Newstead, Erie 
County, New York.

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice; request for public comment.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with Section 122(i) of the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as 
amended (``CERCLA''), 42 U.S.C. 9622(i), notice is hereby given by the 
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (``EPA''), Region 2, of a proposed 
settlement agreement pursuant to Section 122(h) of CERCLA, entered into 
by and EPA, Region 2, and The Sherwin-Williams Company, (``Settling 
Party''), pertaining to the Newstead Superfund Site (``Site'') located 
in the Town of Newstead, Erie County, New York. Under the Settlement 
Agreement, the Settling Party agrees to pay EPA $1,000,000.00 in 
reimbursement of past response costs incurred at the Site.
    The Settlement Agreement includes a covenant by EPA not to sue or 
to take administrative action against the Settling Party pursuant to 
Section 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607(a), with regard to Past 
Response Costs as defined in the Settlement Agreement. For thirty (30) 
days following the date of publication of this notice, EPA will receive 
written comments relating to the Settlement Agreement. EPA will 
consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent 
to the Settlement Agreement if comments received disclose facts or 
considerations that indicate that the proposed Settlement Agreement is 
inappropriate, improper or inadequate. EPA's response to any comments 
received will be available for public inspection at EPA Region 2 
offices, 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007-1866.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 28, 2016.

ADDRESSES: The proposed Settlement Agreement is available for public 
inspection at EPA Region 2 offices at 290 Broadway, New York, New York 
10007-1866. A copy may also be obtained from Meredith D. Fishburn, 
Attorney-Advisor, Office of Enforcement & Compliance, Office of Site 
Remediation Enforcement, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 
Pennsylvania Ave NW., Washington, DC 20460, 202-564-4790, 
fishburn.meredith@epa.gov. Comments should reference the Newstead 
Superfund Site, Town of Newstead, Erie County, New York., Index No. 
CERCLA-02-2016-2015 and should be sent by mail or email to Meredith 
Fishburn, Newstead Superfund Site Attorney, at the above address.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Meredith D. Fishburn, Attorney-
Advisor, Office of Enforcement & Compliance, Office of Site Remediation 
Enforcement, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania 
Ave NW., Washington, DC 20460, 202-564-4790, fishburn.meredith@epa.gov.

    Dated: August 18, 2016.
Walter Mugdan,
Director, Emergency and Remedial Response Division, U.S. Environmental 
Protection Agency, Region 2.
[FR Doc. 2016-20657 Filed 8-26-16; 8:45 am]
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