Teton County Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste Mgmt Facility - Renewal 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, Teton County has submitted a renewal permit application for the Teton County Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) management facility.

            This facility provides for the transfer/treatment/storage of household recyclables, and hazardous wastes generated by household and conditionally exempt small quantity generators (CESQG).  The five acre facility is located at 3270 S. Adams Canyon Rd, Jackson Wyoming. More specifically, this facility is located in Section 17, T40N, R116W, in Teton County, Wyoming.  The total volumetric capacity of this facility is approximately 20,000 square feet of recyclables and 1,500 square feet of hazardous waste. The life of the facility is indefinite as it is a transfer facility.

            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 March 10, 2021 and end on April 16, 2021.  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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