Endangered Species Protection Program; Notice of Public Meeting
EPA's Office of Pesticide Programs will hold a public meeting on February 22, 2006. This notice announces the location and times for the meeting, and sets forth the tentative agenda topics. The focus of the meeting is to inform the public about aspects of EPA's Endangered Species Protection Program field implementation, including EPA's overall approach to field implementation, under what circumstances EPA will be employing this approach, the responsibilities of the public, and the roles of other government agencies. The meeting will also provide an opportunity for the public to ask specific questions and receive answers.
California State Nonroad Engine and Vehicle Pollution Control Standards; TRU Authorization Request; Notice of New Hearing Date
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has notified EPA that it has adopted an Airborne Toxic Control Measure (ATCM) establishing in-use performance standards for nonroad engines used in transport refrigeration units (TRU) and TRU generator sets that will be phased-in commencing on December 31, 2008. By letter dated March 28, 2005, CARB requested that EPA grant California authorization for such standards under section 209(e)(2) of the Clean Air Act (CAA), 42 U.S.C. 7543(b). On November 21, 2005, EPA announced an opportunity for public hearing and request for public comment on this request (70 FR 70075). In that Notice, EPA tentatively scheduled a public hearing on this request for January 3, 2006, and a deadline date for written public comments of February 6, 2006. EPA has received requests for this hearing from multiple parties, and has been asked if the hearing could be held later in January because of travel concerns. By today's notice, EPA announces a rescheduled hearing date and public comment deadline for this request.
Adequacy of Wisconsin Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Program
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 5 is proposing to approve a modification to Wisconsin's approved municipal solid waste landfill (MSWLF) permit program. The modification allows the State to issue research, development and demonstration (RD&D) permits to owners and operators of MSWLF units in accordance with its state law.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements of the HCFC Allowance System, EPA ICR Number 2014.03, OMB Control Number 2060-0498, Correction
Through this action, EPA is correcting the Notice published in the Federal Register on December 20, 2005 (70 FR 75458). Specifically, EPA is clarifying that the OMB Control Number for this Information Collection Activity is 2060-0498 and not 2060-0948. All other components of the December 20, 2005 Notice remain the same.
National Oil and Hazardous Substance Pollution Contingency Plan; National Priorities List
On September 21, 2005, EPA published a notice of intent to delete (70 FR 55329) and a direct final notice of deletion (70 FR 55296) for a portion of the Tar Lake Superfund Site from the National Priorities List. The EPA is publishing this Technical Correction to the direct final notice of deletion due to errors that were published in Appendix B in direct final Notice of Deletion. After review of the direct final Notice of Deletion, EPA is publishing today this Technical Correction to change the word `` removing'' to the word ``revising'' and the location of the site from the township ``Mancelona, Michigan,'' to the ``Mancelona Township, Michigan.'' EPA will place a copy of the final deletion package in the site repositories.
Ohio: Final Authorization of State Hazardous Waste Management Program Revision
EPA is granting Ohio Final authorization of the changes to its hazardous waste program under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). The agency published a proposed rule on August 11, 2005 at 70 FR 46799 and provided for public comment. The public comment period ended on September 12, 2005. We received no comments. No further opportunity for comment will be provided. EPA has determined that these changes satisfy all requirements needed to qualify for final authorization.