Proposed CERCLA Cost Recovery Settlement for the Barrio Vietnam Superfund Site, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, 39751 [2018-17203]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 155 / Friday, August 10, 2018 / Notices Dated: August 7, 2018. Robert Tomiak, Director, Office of Federal Activities. [FR Doc. 2018–17135 Filed 8–9–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–9981–59-Region 2] Proposed CERCLA Cost Recovery Settlement for the Barrio Vietnam Superfund Site, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice; request for public comment. AGENCY: In accordance with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended (‘‘CERCLA’’), notice is hereby given by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (‘‘EPA’’), Region 2, of a proposed cost recovery settlement agreement pursuant to CERCLA, with Ecolab Manufacturing Inc., Olay LLC, and The Procter & Gamble Company (collectively ‘‘Settling Parties’’) related to the Barrio Vietnam Superfund Site (‘‘Site’’), located in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico. This notice informs the public of its opportunity to comment on the settlement. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 10, 2018. ADDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the EPA employee identified below. The proposed settlement is available for public inspection at EPA Region 2 offices at 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007–1866. Comments should reference the Barrio Vietnam Superfund Site, located in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, Index No. II–CERCLA–02–2018–2014. To request a copy of the proposed settlement agreement, please contact the EPA employee identified below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Argie Korkidis Cirillo, Attorney, Office of Regional Counsel, New York/ Caribbean Superfund Branch, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10007–1866. Email: cirillo.argie@ epa.gov Telephone: 212–637–3178. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: EPA alleges that Settling Parties are responsible parties pursuant to Section 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607(a), and are jointly and severally liable for response costs incurred or to be incurred at or in connection with the Site. Within 30 days of the Effective daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:03 Aug 09, 2018 Jkt 244001 Date of this Settlement Agreement, Settling Parties shall pay to the EPA Hazardous Substance Superfund the amount of $1,084,864.29. The settlement includes a covenant by EPA not to sue or to take administrative action against the Settling Parties pursuant to Section 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607(a), for EPA’s response costs paid in connection with the Site through the Effective Date of the Agreement. For thirty (30) days following the date of publication of this notice, EPA will receive written comments relating to the settlement. EPA will consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent to the settlement if comments received disclose facts or considerations that indicate that the proposed settlement is inappropriate, improper, or inadequate. EPA’s response to any comments received will be available for public inspection at EPA Region 2, 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007–1866. Dated: July 12, 2018. John Prince, Acting Director, Emergency and Remedial Response Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 2. [FR Doc. 2018–17203 Filed 8–9–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION [OMB 3060–0065] Information Collection Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission Federal Communications Commission. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. Comments are requested concerning: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the Commission’s burden estimate; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; ways to minimize the burden of the collection of SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00095 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 39751 information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and ways to further reduce the information collection burden on small business concerns with fewer than 25 employees. The FCC may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the PRA that does not display a valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. DATES: Written PRA comments should be submitted on or before October 9, 2018. If you anticipate that you will be submitting comments, but find it difficult to do so within the period of time allowed by this notice, you should advise the contact listed below as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Direct all PRA comments to Nicole Ongele, FCC, via email PRA@ fcc.gov and to Nicole.Ongele@fcc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For additional information about the information collection, contact Nicole Ongele at (202) 418–2991. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3520), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collections. Comments are requested concerning: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the Commission’s burden estimate; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and ways to further reduce the information collection burden on small business concerns with fewer than 25 employees. OMB Control Number: 3060–0065. Title: Applications for New Authorization or Modification of Existing Authorization Under Part 5 of the FCC Rules—Experimental Radio Service. Form Number: FCC Form 442. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. E:\FR\FM\10AUN1.SGM 10AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 155 (Friday, August 10, 2018)]
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[FR Doc No: 2018-17203]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-9981-59-Region 2]


Proposed CERCLA Cost Recovery Settlement for the Barrio Vietnam 
Superfund Site, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice; request for public comment.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, 
Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended (``CERCLA''), 
notice is hereby given by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 
(``EPA''), Region 2, of a proposed cost recovery settlement agreement 
pursuant to CERCLA, with Ecolab Manufacturing Inc., Olay LLC, and The 
Procter & Gamble Company (collectively ``Settling Parties'') related to 
the Barrio Vietnam Superfund Site (``Site''), located in Guaynabo, 
Puerto Rico. This notice informs the public of its opportunity to 
comment on the settlement.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 10, 2018.

ADDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the EPA employee 
identified below. The proposed settlement is available for public 
inspection at EPA Region 2 offices at 290 Broadway, New York, New York 
10007-1866. Comments should reference the Barrio Vietnam Superfund 
Site, located in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, Index No. II-CERCLA-02-2018-
2014. To request a copy of the proposed settlement agreement, please 
contact the EPA employee identified below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Argie Korkidis Cirillo, Attorney, 
Office of Regional Counsel, New York/Caribbean Superfund Branch, U.S. 
Environmental Protection Agency, 290 Broadway, 17th Floor, New York, NY 
10007-1866. Email: [email protected] Telephone: 212-637-3178.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: EPA alleges that Settling Parties are 
responsible parties pursuant to Section 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 
9607(a), and are jointly and severally liable for response costs 
incurred or to be incurred at or in connection with the Site. Within 30 
days of the Effective Date of this Settlement Agreement, Settling 
Parties shall pay to the EPA Hazardous Substance Superfund the amount 
of $1,084,864.29. The settlement includes a covenant by EPA not to sue 
or to take administrative action against the Settling Parties pursuant 
to Section 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607(a), for EPA's response 
costs paid in connection with the Site through the Effective Date of 
the Agreement. For thirty (30) days following the date of publication 
of this notice, EPA will receive written comments relating to the 
settlement. EPA will consider all comments received and may modify or 
withdraw its consent to the settlement if comments received disclose 
facts or considerations that indicate that the proposed settlement is 
inappropriate, improper, or inadequate. EPA's response to any comments 
received will be available for public inspection at EPA Region 2, 290 
Broadway, New York, New York 10007-1866.

    Dated: July 12, 2018.
John Prince,
Acting Director, Emergency and Remedial Response Division, U.S. 
Environmental Protection Agency, Region 2.
[FR Doc. 2018-17203 Filed 8-9-18; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6560-50-P