Hazardous Materials: Notice of Actions on Special Permits, 2488-2489 [2021-00402]

Download as PDF 2488 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 7 / Tuesday, January 12, 2021 / Notices (h) Review methods to decrease the risk posed by undeclared hazardous materials. A final agenda will be posted on the Lithium Battery Air Safety Advisory Committee website at least one week in advance of the meeting. III. Public Participation The meeting will be open to the public. DOT is committed to providing equal access to this meeting for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, such as sign language, interpretation, or other ancillary aids, please contact the person listed in the khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section no later than February 17, 2021. There will be five (5) minutes allotted for oral comments from members of the public joining the meeting. To accommodate as many speakers as possible, the time for each commenter may be limited. 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DOT posts these comments, without edit, including any personal information the commenter provides, to the E-Gov website, as described in the system of records notice (DOT/ALL–14 FDMS). Signed in Washington, DC, on January 7, 2021. William S. Schoonover, Associate Administrator for Hazardous Materials Safety. [FR Doc. 2021–00440 Filed 1–11–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–60–P 19:25 Jan 11, 2021 Jkt 253001 Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Hazardous Materials: Notice of Actions on Special Permits Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of actions on special permit applications. AGENCY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of Transportation’s Hazardous Material Regulations, notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the application described herein. SUMMARY: Comments must be received on or before February 11, 2021. ADDRESSES: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590. Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donald Burger, Chief, Office of Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20590–0001, (202) 366– 4535. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC or at http://regulations.gov. This notice of receipt of applications for special permit is published in accordance with part 107 of the Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)). DATES: Issued in Washington, DC, on January 05, 2021. Donald P. Burger, Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch. Applicant Department of Defense (Military Surface Deployment & Distribution Command). DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Regulation(s) affected Nature of the special permits thereof 172.1, 175.1 ............................ To modify the special permit to update references to the new AFMAN manual. PO 00000 Frm 00109 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\12JAN1.SGM 12JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 7 / Tuesday, January 12, 2021 / Notices 2489 Application Applicant Regulation(s) affected Nature of the special permits thereof 9232–M ........ Department of Defense (Military Surface Deployment & Distribution Command). Accumulators, Inc .................... .................................................. To modify the special permit to update references to the new AFMAN manual. 173.302(a) ............................... To modify the special permit to add three additional bladder designs. To modify the special permit to authorize additional Class 3 and Division 4.1 explosives. To modify the permit to reference update references to the 24 series of the Air Force regulations. 9998–M ........ 12102–M ...... 173.56(i) .................................. 21056–N ....... Haz Mat Services, Incorporated. Department of Defense (Military Surface Deployment & Distribution Command). Cummins Inc ........................... 21057–N ....... Spaceflight, Inc ........................ 173.185(a)(1) ........................... 21087–N ....... Istanbul Genlesme Ve Hidrofor Tanklari Makine Sanayi Ve Ticaret Anonim Sirketi. 173.306(g)(1) ........................... 21106–N ....... General Motors LLC ................ 173.185(b)(3)(ii) ....................... 21110–N ....... Norfolk Southern Railway Company. 174.24, 174.26 ........................ 21128–N ....... 180.207(c) ............................... 21138–M ...... Department of Defense (Military Surface Deployment & Distribution Command). LG Energy Solution ................. 21146–N ....... APM Terminals Pacific LLC .... 172.704(c)(2) ........................... 21151–N ....... Toyota Gazoo Racing Europe Gmbh. 172.101(j) ................................ 21158–N ....... Ups Supply Chain Solutions, Inc. 173.217(d) ............................... 21166–N ....... Federal Cartridge Company .... 173.56(b) ................................. 16146–M ...... 171.22(e), 172.101(j) ............... 173.185(a)(1) ........................... 173.185(f)(3) ............................ To authorize the transportation in commerce of prototype lithium batteries by cargo-only aircraft. To authorize authorizes the transportation in commerce of low production lithium ion batteries contained in equipment (spacecraft). To authorize the manufacture, mark, sale and use of nonDOT specification water pump system tanks charged with a compressed gas that vary from the required size specified in 173.306(g). To authorize the transportation in commerce of lithium ion cells in Large Packaging by highway and rail. To authorize the use of electronic means to maintain and communicate on-board train consist information in lieu of paper documentation when hazardous materials are transported by rail. To authorize a one-time 5-year extension to the 10-year requalification date identified on FIBA ISO trailers with UN11120 cylinders. To modify the special permit to remove the requirement of a photocopy of the SOC of the contents be on the outside of the package. To authorize hazmat employers, who employ maritime transportation workers and are unable to provide recurrent training consistent with the HMR due to restrictions resulting from the COVID–19 public health emergency, to delay the recurrent training for the applicable hazmat employees. To authorize the transportation in commerce of prototype lithium batteries in support of the Toyota Racing Team at the World Endurance Championship. To authorize the transportation in commerce of dry ice by air in accordance with 173.217(d) when the dry ice has previously been used to refrigerate diagnostic or treatment specimens. To authorize the transportation in commerce of six primer caps that were previously approved with lead styphnate as the primer explosive to be transported with a proprietary explosive formulation that replaces the lead styphnate. SPECIAL PERMITS DATA—Denied 21086–N ....... Carmi Flavor and Fragrance Company, Inc. 173.120(a) ............................... 21150–N ....... Zeco, Inc. ................................ 172.203(a), 172.302(c), 173.225(h). To authorize the transportation in commerce of flammable liquids below their flashpoint without being regulated as hazardous materials. To authorize the transportation in commerce of Division 5.2 materials in non-authorized bulk packagings. SPECIAL PERMITS DATA—Withdrawn khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 21089–N ....... Procyon-alpha Squared, Inc. .. 172.200, 172.300, 172.600, 172.400. To authorize the manufacture, mark, sale, and use of packaging for use with end-of-life/waste lithium ion cells, batteries and lithium ion cells and batteries contained in equipment shipped for recycling or disposal. [FR Doc. 2021–00402 Filed 1–11–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:25 Jan 11, 2021 Jkt 253001 PO 00000 Frm 00110 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\12JAN1.SGM 12JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 7 (Tuesday, January 12, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 2488-2489]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-00402]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration


Hazardous Materials: Notice of Actions on Special Permits

AGENCY: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), 
DOT.

ACTION: Notice of actions on special permit applications.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application 
for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of 
Transportation's Hazardous Material Regulations, notice is hereby given 
that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the 
application described herein.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before February 11, 2021.

ADDRESSES: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety 
Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 
20590.
    Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in 
triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include 
a self-addressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donald Burger, Chief, Office of 
Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, Pipeline and 
Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of 
Transportation, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue 
Southeast, Washington, DC 20590-0001, (202) 366-4535.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the applications are available for 
inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New 
Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC or at http://regulations.gov.
    This notice of receipt of applications for special permit is 
published in accordance with part 107 of the Federal hazardous 
materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)).

    Issued in Washington, DC, on January 05, 2021.
Donald P. Burger,
Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch.

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                                                        Nature of the
   Application       Applicant      Regulation(s)      special permits
                                       affected            thereof
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7573-M..........  Department of    172.1, 175.1...  To modify the
                   Defense                           special permit to
                   (Military                         update references
                   Surface                           to the new AFMAN
                   Deployment &                      manual.
                   Distribution
                   Command).

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9232-M..........  Department of    ...............  To modify the
                   Defense                           special permit to
                   (Military                         update references
                   Surface                           to the new AFMAN
                   Deployment &                      manual.
                   Distribution
                   Command).
9998-M..........  Accumulators,    173.302(a).....  To modify the
                   Inc.                              special permit to
                                                     add three
                                                     additional bladder
                                                     designs.
12102-M.........  Haz Mat          173.56(i)......  To modify the
                   Services,                         special permit to
                   Incorporated.                     authorize
                                                     additional Class 3
                                                     and Division 4.1
                                                     explosives.
16146-M.........  Department of    171.22(e),       To modify the permit
                   Defense          172.101(j).      to reference update
                   (Military                         references to the
                   Surface                           24 series of the
                   Deployment &                      Air Force
                   Distribution                      regulations.
                   Command).
21056-N.........  Cummins Inc....  173.185(a)(1)..  To authorize the
                                                     transportation in
                                                     commerce of
                                                     prototype lithium
                                                     batteries by cargo-
                                                     only aircraft.
21057-N.........  Spaceflight,     173.185(a)(1)..  To authorize
                   Inc.                              authorizes the
                                                     transportation in
                                                     commerce of low
                                                     production lithium
                                                     ion batteries
                                                     contained in
                                                     equipment
                                                     (spacecraft).
21087-N.........  Istanbul         173.306(g)(1)..  To authorize the
                   Genlesme Ve                       manufacture, mark,
                   Hidrofor                          sale and use of non-
                   Tanklari                          DOT specification
                   Makine Sanayi                     water pump system
                   Ve Ticaret                        tanks charged with
                   Anonim Sirketi.                   a compressed gas
                                                     that vary from the
                                                     required size
                                                     specified in
                                                     173.306(g).
21106-N.........  General Motors   173.185(b)(3)(i  To authorize the
                   LLC.             i).              transportation in
                                                     commerce of lithium
                                                     ion cells in Large
                                                     Packaging by
                                                     highway and rail.
21110-N.........  Norfolk          174.24, 174.26.  To authorize the use
                   Southern                          of electronic means
                   Railway                           to maintain and
                   Company.                          communicate on-
                                                     board train consist
                                                     information in lieu
                                                     of paper
                                                     documentation when
                                                     hazardous materials
                                                     are transported by
                                                     rail.
21128-N.........  Department of    180.207(c).....  To authorize a one-
                   Defense                           time 5-year
                   (Military                         extension to the 10-
                   Surface                           year
                   Deployment &                      requalification
                   Distribution                      date identified on
                   Command).                         FIBA ISO trailers
                                                     with UN11120
                                                     cylinders.
21138-M.........  LG Energy        173.185(f)(3)..  To modify the
                   Solution.                         special permit to
                                                     remove the
                                                     requirement of a
                                                     photocopy of the
                                                     SOC of the contents
                                                     be on the outside
                                                     of the package.
21146-N.........  APM Terminals    172.704(c)(2)..  To authorize hazmat
                   Pacific LLC.                      employers, who
                                                     employ maritime
                                                     transportation
                                                     workers and are
                                                     unable to provide
                                                     recurrent training
                                                     consistent with the
                                                     HMR due to
                                                     restrictions
                                                     resulting from the
                                                     COVID-19 public
                                                     health emergency,
                                                     to delay the
                                                     recurrent training
                                                     for the applicable
                                                     hazmat employees.
21151-N.........  Toyota Gazoo     172.101(j).....  To authorize the
                   Racing Europe                     transportation in
                   Gmbh.                             commerce of
                                                     prototype lithium
                                                     batteries in
                                                     support of the
                                                     Toyota Racing Team
                                                     at the World
                                                     Endurance
                                                     Championship.
21158-N.........  Ups Supply       173.217(d).....  To authorize the
                   Chain                             transportation in
                   Solutions, Inc.                   commerce of dry ice
                                                     by air in
                                                     accordance with
                                                     173.217(d) when the
                                                     dry ice has
                                                     previously been
                                                     used to refrigerate
                                                     diagnostic or
                                                     treatment
                                                     specimens.
21166-N.........  Federal          173.56(b)......  To authorize the
                   Cartridge                         transportation in
                   Company.                          commerce of six
                                                     primer caps that
                                                     were previously
                                                     approved with lead
                                                     styphnate as the
                                                     primer explosive to
                                                     be transported with
                                                     a proprietary
                                                     explosive
                                                     formulation that
                                                     replaces the lead
                                                     styphnate.
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                      SPECIAL PERMITS DATA--Denied
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21086-N.........  Carmi Flavor     173.120(a).....  To authorize the
                   and Fragrance                     transportation in
                   Company, Inc.                     commerce of
                                                     flammable liquids
                                                     below their
                                                     flashpoint without
                                                     being regulated as
                                                     hazardous
                                                     materials.
21150-N.........  Zeco, Inc......  172.203(a),      To authorize the
                                    172.302(c),      transportation in
                                    173.225(h).      commerce of
                                                     Division 5.2
                                                     materials in non-
                                                     authorized bulk
                                                     packagings.
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                     SPECIAL PERMITS DATA--Withdrawn
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21089-N.........  Procyon-alpha    172.200,         To authorize the
                   Squared, Inc..   172.300,         manufacture, mark,
                                    172.600,         sale, and use of
                                    172.400.         packaging for use
                                                     with end-of-life/
                                                     waste lithium ion
                                                     cells, batteries
                                                     and lithium ion
                                                     cells and batteries
                                                     contained in
                                                     equipment shipped
                                                     for recycling or
                                                     disposal.
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