Sinclair Wyoming Refining Co. - Renewal Permit Application

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Public Notice:

            In accordance with the provisions of the Wyoming Environmental Quality Act and Chapter 1 of the Solid Waste Rules and Regulations, the Sinclair Wyoming Refining Company has submitted a renewal permit application for the Sinclair Land Treatment Facility #2.

            This facility provides for the treatment of petroleum contaminated soils which have been generated by regional Sinclair operations.  The 56.405 acre facility is located in Sinclair, Wyoming.  More specifically, this facility is located in the SW1/4-SE1/4 and SE-1/4-SW1/4 of Section 13, T21N, R86W, in Carbon County, Wyoming.  The total volumetric capacity of this facility is estimated to be fifty-nine thousand, eight hundred (59,800) cubic yards.  The life of the facility is estimated to be indefinite.

            The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has reviewed the application and found it to be complete.  Any interested person has the right to file comments on the permit application and the DEQ’s completeness review.  The period for providing comments shall begin on November 11th 2020 and end on December 18th 2020.  Comments must be received by 5:00 PM on the last day of the notice period.  Comments on this application must be submitted in writing to the Department of Environmental Quality, Luke Esch, Administrator, Solid and Hazardous Waste Division, 200 W. 17th Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002. 

DEQ is now conducting a review of the application to determine if it complies with applicable technical standards for a facility of this type.  If DEQ finds that the application complies with the technical standards, DEQ will issue a proposed permit and provide public notice and further opportunity to comment on the proposed permit.

            In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, special assistance or alternative formats will be made available upon request for individuals with disabilities.

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