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EPA Region 5

Serving Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin and 35 Tribes

Region 5 states mapServing Illinois, Indiana,
Michigan, Minnesota,
Ohio, Wisconsin and
35 Tribes
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Events Calendar

October 14, 2020

Virtual public hearing on proposed revisions to a Federal Implementation Plan (FIP) addressing the requirement for best available retrofit technology (BART) for the United States Steel Corporation’s (U.S. Steel’s) Minntac taconite facility (“Minntac” or “Minntac facility”) located in Mt. Iron, Minnesota.

October 21-22, 2020

EPA representatives will be in town to talk with residents about the soil cleanup process, soil sampling, or any other questions or concerns about the DePue/New Jersey Zinc/Mobil Chemical site is located in the Village of DePue, Bureau County, Illinois

November 13, 2020

Public comment period ends on proposed revisions to a Federal Implementation Plan (FIP) addressing the requirement for best available retrofit technology (BART) for the  United States Steel Corporation’s (U.S. Steel’s) Minntac taconite facility (“Minntac” or “Minntac facility”) located in Mt. Iron, Minnesota.