ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

NOTICE OF A PROPOSED SOLID WASTE PERMIT RENEWAL UNDER THE ALABAMA SOLID WASTES & RECYCLABLE MATERIALS MANAGEMENT ACT AND REQUEST FOR COMMENTS
PUBLIC NOTICE - 422

Jackson County

WestRock CP, LLC formerly RockTenn CP, LLC has submitted to the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) an application for renewal and name change of the solid waste disposal facility permit for the industrial landfill known as the WestRock, CP, LLC Landfill (Permit No. 36-06) formerly RockTenn CP, LLC Landfill.  The waste stream for the WestRock CP, LLC Landfill shall be non-putrescible and non-hazardous industrial waste including, but not limited to, wood/biomass boiler ash, wood bark and sand, plastics and fibers from recycle plant, paper mill sludge, paper scrap, carbon, black liquor solids, cooking liquor dregs, empty drums, and similar type wastes.  The service area for the WestRock CP, LLC Landfill shall be WestRock CP, LLC located in Stevenson, Alabama.  The maximum average daily volume of waste disposed at the WestRock CP, LLC Landfill will be 400 cubic yards per day.  All previous variances are requested and approved.

WestRock CP, LLC, requests that the permittee name be changed from RockTenn CP, LLC, to WestRock CP, LLC.  Also, WestRock, LLC, request that the name of the landfill be changed from RockTenn CP, LLC Landfill to WestRock CP, LLC Landfill.

WestRock CP, LLC Landfill is described as being located in Sections 16, Township 2 South, Range 8 East in Jackson County, Alabama.  The WestRock CP, LLC Landfill facility consists of approximately 57 acres approved for disposal.

Copies of the public notice and proposed permit are available for public inspection electronically via http:/adem.alabama.gov/newsEvents/publicNotices.cnt and the complete application is available at the following location Monday – Friday (except legal holidays), 8:00 am to 5:00 pm by appointment.  A nominal fee for copying and/or mailing may be charged.  Arrangements for copying should be made in advance.

Russell A. Kelly, Chief
Permits and Services Division
ADEM
1400 Coliseum Blvd.
[Mailing address: PO Box 301463; Zip 36130-1463]
Montgomery, Alabama 36110-2400
(334) 271-7714

Persons wishing to comment may do so, in writing, to the Department's named contact above within 35 days following the publication date of this notice.  In order to affect final decisions, comments must offer technically substantial information that is applicable to the proposed permit.

A written request for a public hearing may also be filed within that 35-day period and must state the nature of the issues proposed to be raised in the hearing.  The Director shall hold a public hearing upon receipt of a significant number of technical requests.

After consideration of all written comments, review of any public hearing record, and consideration of the requirements of the Alabama Solid Wastes & Recyclable Materials Management Act, and applicable regulations, the Department will make a final determination.  The Department will develop a response to comments, which will become part of the public record and will be available to persons upon request.  Notice will be sent to any person requesting notice of the final action.

The Department maintains a list of interested individuals who are mailed legal notices regarding proposed permits. If you wish to receive such notices, contact the Permits & Services Division via telephone (334-271-7714), e-mail (permitsmail@adem.alabama.gov), or postal service (P.O. Box 301463, Montgomery, AL  36130-1463).

This notice is hereby given this 6th day of February, 2018, by authorization of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.

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Lance R. LeFleur
Director

Nondiscrimination Statement:  The Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in the administration of its programs.