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Memo: Request for Approval of a Time-Critical Removal Action and $2 Million

The purpose of this Action Memorandum is to request and document approval of a time-critical removal action described herein for the Mississippi Phosphates Corporation Site (Site) located at 601 Industrial Road, Pascagoula, Jackson County, Mississippi. The Site is currently owned by the Environmental Trust established pursuant to the Stipulation and Settlement Agreement approved by the United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Mississippi, on July 30, 2015, as part of the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of the Mississippi Phosphates Corporation (MPC). The release or threat of release of hazardous substances at the Site poses a threat to public health and the environment pursuant to Section 104(a)of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) that meets the National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan (NCP) Section 300.415 criteria for removal actions.

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