ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
P O Box 301463 (Zip 36130-1463)
1400 Coliseum Boulevard (Zip 36110-2400)
 Montgomery, Alabama 36130-1463
(334) 271-7700

PROPOSED CONSENT ORDER
Account No. 350

Washington County

Pursuant to the provisions of the Alabama Environmental Management Act, Ala. Code §§22-22A-1 to 22-22A-16 (2006 Rplc. Vol.), the Alabama Department of Environmental Management is proposing to issue a Consent Order to American Midstream Chatom, LLC, the operator of the Chatom Gas Production, Treating, & Processing Plant currently operating in Chatom, Washington County, Alabama.

The violations consisted of failure to comply with the opacity standard for the flare, failure to perform required monitoring, and failure to provide records during an inspection.

The Department is proposing a civil penalty in the amount of $20,000. The order, if issued, would require American Midstream Chatom, LLC to comply with all requirements of ADEM Administrative Code div. 335-3 and Major Source Operating Permit No. 108-0009 immediately upon the effective date of this Order and continuing each and every day thereafter.

Interested persons may submit written comments, including request for a hearing, within 30 days of the publication date of this notice, to:

Alabama Department of Environmental Management
Attention: Ron W. Gore, Chief of the Air Division
P. O. Box 301463
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-1463

The comment period shall end at the close of business 30 days from the publication date of this notice. A copy of the proposed order is available on the ADEM web page at http://adem.alabama.gov/compInfo/adminOrders.cnt or may be obtained by written request to the above address. A nominal fee for copying may be charged.

This notice is hereby given this 11th day of January, 2019, by authorization of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.

           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.