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


Account Code:  421

Sumter County

Pursuant to the provisions of the Alabama Environmental Management Act, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management is proposing to issue an Order to Chemical Waste Management, Inc. (EPA Identification Number ALD000622464), which owns/operates a commercial hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility located at 36964 Alabama Highway 17 North in Emelle, Sumter County, Alabama.

The violations consisted of the following: failure to demonstrate that Land Disposal Restrictions were met for leachate used for dust suppression in the landfill, and storage of hazardous waste for greater than one year.

The Department is proposing a civil penalty in the amount of $14,400.  The Order, if issued, would require Chemical Waste Management, Inc. to comply with the terms and conditions of its current Hazardous Waste Facility Permit and applicable requirements of Division 14 of the ADEM Administrative Code.

Interested persons may submit written comments, including request for a hearing, within 30 days of the publication date of this notice, to the Alabama Department of Environmental Management, attention Stephen A. Cobb, Chief of the Land 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 or may be obtained by written request to the above address.  A nominal fee for copying may be charged.

This notice is hereby given 22nd day of July, 2021, 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.