Public Comment Period and Opportunity for Public Hearing Announced for Solomon Corporation in Solomon, Kansas - Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Approval #KS0002431880
Renewal Request for Commercial Storage of PCB Waste
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 is requesting public comments and is offering an opportunity for a public hearing on Solomon Corporation, TSCA Approval #KS0002431880. The renewal request is for Solomon’s commercial storage of PCB (polychlorinated biphenyl) waste. As part of the application, Solomon Corporation has included minor updates to the application based on EPA comments. Following the comment period and upon review of all comments, EPA, in consultation with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), will consider approving this renewal and consolidation request.
The Solomon Corporation site is located at 302 W. 7th Street, Solomon, Kansas. The site has operated this TSCA PCB-approved storage facility since the initial approval in 2007.
PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD AND REQUEST FOR PUBLIC HEARING
EPA is accepting written comments and written requests for a public hearing for 30 days beginning August 15, 2012. Comments and/or requests for a public hearing must be received by September 14, 2012. EPA, in consultation with KDHE, will review all comments received during the public comment period and determine whether any modification to the renewal request should be made.
AVAILABILITY OF DOCUMENTS
The application and site-related documents for Solomon Corporation are available for review at:
Solomon Public Library
108 N. Walnut
Solomon, Kansas 67480
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EPA Region 7 Library
901 N. Fifth St.
Kansas City, Kansas 66101
HOW TO COMMENT
Written comments and written requests for a public hearing should be submitted to:
Environmental Engineer, AWMD/WRAP/MIRP
EPA Region 7
901 N. Fifth St.
Kansas City, KS 66101
Mr. Dandurand can also be contacted by email at email@example.com or by phone at (913) 551-7504, toll-free at (800) 223-0425, for additional information.