Alabama Department of Environmental Management



Pursuant to the provisions of the Alabama Environmental Management Act, Ala. Code §§22-22A-1 to 22-22A-17, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management is proposing to issue a Consent Order to SA Recycling, LLC, the owner/operator of a metal recycling facility currently operating in Decatur, Alabama.

The violations consisted of not installing oxidation catalysts with continuous temperature monitors on the engines’ exhausts.

The Department is proposing a civil penalty in the amount of $40,000. The Order, if issued, would require SA Recycling, LLC to pay the proposed civil penalty within forty-five days of the effective date of the Order.

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

Ronald W. Gore, Chief
ADEM‑Air Division
1400 Coliseum Blvd.
[Mailing address: PO Box 301463; Zip 36130-1463]
Montgomery, Alabama 36110-2400

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, 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 29th day of July, 2020, by authorization of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.

Lance R. LeFleur

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.