Church and Dwight Green River Industrial Landfill

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Public Notice: Church and Dwight Green River Industrial Landfill

        In accordance with the provisions of the Wyoming Environmental Quality Act and Chapter 1 of the Solid Waste Rules, the Church & Dwight has submitted a new permit application for the Church & Dwight Industrial Landfill #2.


        This facility provides for the disposal of solid waste incidental to operations at the sodium bicarbonate processing support facilities, including administrative offices and processing complexes which have been generated within the Church & Dwight Green River Plant. The 28.5 acre facility is located approximately 17 miles NW of Green River, Wyoming. More specifically, this facility is located in the S 1/2 of the SW 1/4 of Section 30 and the N 1/2 of the NW 1/4 of Section 31, Township 19 North, Range 109 West, of the 6th Principal Meridian, Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The total volumetric capacity of this facility is estimated to be 583,182 cubic yards. The life of the facility is estimated to be 67 years.


        The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has reviewed the application and found it to be complete. Copies of the permit application and the DEQ’s review of the application can be viewed at DEQ’s Cheyenne office at 200 W. 17th Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming. 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 June 08, 2024 and end on July 15, 2024. 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, Suzanne Engels, Administrator, Solid and Hazardous Waste Division, 200 W. 17th Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002 or submitted using the DEQ comment portal provided at https://shw.wyomingdeq.commentinput.com/.


        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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