ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
P.O. Box 301463 (36130-1463)
1400 Coliseum Boulevard (36110-2400)
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-1463
NOTICE OF PROPOSED CONSENT ORDER
Account Code: 350
ST. CLAIR 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 National Cement Company of Alabama, Inc., the owner/operator of a Portland cement manufacturing facility currently operating in Ragland, St. Clair County, Alabama.
The violation consisted of exceeding mercury emissions limits as required by Major Source Operating Permit No. 410-0002 for their rotary kiln.
The Department is proposing a civil penalty in the amount of $148,000. The Order, if issued, would require National Cement Company of Alabama, Inc., to pay the civil penalty.
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
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 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 25th day of June 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.