Notice of Public Review and Request for Comments

Draft Federal Part 70 Permits for the Imerys Filtration Minerals Stationary Source

The Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) has issued draft federal Part 70 permit PTO 5840-R6 for the Imerys Filtration Minerals stationary source, located approximately one mile south of Lompoc, California.

Permitting Action

This permitting action is the renewal of the federal Part 70 permit for the facility. The Part 70 permits regulate emissions from operations at the Imerys Plant. Once issued by the District and the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), the Part 70 permit will be valid for three years. The permit will be enforceable by the District, USEPA and the public.

Public Comment Procedures

The draft permit are available for review from March 31, 2019 to April 30, 2019 on the District website at the links below and at the following location:

Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District
260 North San Antonio Road, Suite A
Santa Barbara, CA  93110

Public Draft Part 70 Permit 5840-R6

Only the federally enforceable conditions in Sections 9.A, 9.B, and 9.C of the permit is subject to public review. Comments on these sections should be submitted, in writing, to the District at the above address (Attn: Michael Goldman) by April 30, 2019. Issues relevant to the Part 70 permits raised during the comment period will be addressed in writing by the District as part of the final permit issuance. For more information or a copy of the permits, please contact Michael Goldman at (805) 961-8821 or [email protected].

The District will consider scheduling a hearing for public comments on the draft permit, if a request is made in writing within two weeks after publication of this notice. To request a public hearing, please send correspondence to Michael Goldman at the above address.

to be published March 31, 2019, SBNP