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Air Pollution Control Newsroom - 2010 Archive


12/15/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permits for Kentucky Manufacturing Company
APCD opens a public comment period on December 15, 2010 to discuss the issuance of construction permits for two new paint booths for Kentucky Manufacturing Company

12/8/2010
Proposed Agreed Board Order with Kosmos Cement Company
The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing on December 15, 2010 on a proposed Agreed Board Order with Komos Cement Company. Kosmos is alleged to have violated District Regulations 1.14 (Control of Fugitive Emissions), 2.03 (Permit Requirements – Non Title V Construction and Operating Permits) and 2.16 (Title V Operating Permits) at the facility located in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

12/4/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for BAE Systems
APCD opens a public comment period on December 4, 2010 to discuss the issuance of a construction permit for a new blast booth for BAE Systems.

12/3/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Industrial Container Services
APCD opens a public comment period on December 3, 2010 to discuss a revised construction permit for an afterburner for Industrial Container Services.

12/3/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Kosmos Cement Company
APCD opens a public comment period on December 3, 2010 to issue a construction permit for a new baghouse on raw mill A separator process for Kosmos Cement Company (Portland Cement).

11/24/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Eckart America Corporation
APCD opens a public comment period 11/24/2010, to issue a construction permit for a new transfer stand for Eckart America Corporation, 4101 Camp Ground Road. The 30-day public comment period ends 12/23/2010. A public hearing may be scheduled if APCD determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest.

11/24/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Reynolds Packaging Foil
APCD opens a public comment period on 11/24/2010, to issue a construction permit for modifying existing cartoning line RW line 3 to increase capacity and using a new VOC containing glue on all 6 cartoning lines for Reynolds Packaging Foil Plant, 2827 Hale Avenue. The 30-day public comment period ends 12/23/2010. A public hearing may be scheduled if APCD determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest.

11/20/2010
Proposed Amendments to APCD Regulations
The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board opens a public comment period on 11/20/2010 through 1/31/2011, on amendments to District Regulations 1.02, 5.01, 5.11, 5.12, 5.20, 5.21, and 5.22 proposed on 11/17/2010.

11/20/2010
Proposed Amendment to APCD Regulation 1.06
The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board opens a public comment period 11/20/2010 through 12/20/2010, on an amendment to APCD Regulation 1.06 proposed 11/17/2010. If adopted by the Board, Regulation 1.06 will be submitted to EPA for inclusion in the Kentucky State Implementation Plan.

11/19/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for GE Consumer & Industrial
APCD opens a public comment period 11/19/2010, to issue a construction permit for two natural gas ovens, in accordance with Regulation 2.03, for GE Consumer & Industrial (home appliance manufacturer), 4000 Buechel Bank Road. The 30-day public comment period ends 12/20/2010. A public hearing may be scheduled if the District determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest.

11/12/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Momentive Specialty Chemicals
APCD proposes to issue a Title V construction permit for to allow the installation of a carbon adsorption control device on two storage tanks for Momentive Specialty Chemicals (chemical manufacturing plant), 6200 Camp Ground Road. The 30-day public comment period starts ends 12/8/2010. A public hearing may be scheduled if APCD determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest.

11/12/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for BAE Systems
APCD opens a public comment period on 11/12/2010, to issue a Title V construction permit for a new bake-off oven for BAE Systems, 163 Rochester Drive. The 30-day public comment period ends 12/14/2010. A public hearing may be scheduled if APCD determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest.

11/6/2010
Proposed Amendments to APCD Regulations
The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing on November 17, 2010, at 9:00 a.m. in the Board Room, 850 Barret Ave., on amendments to District Regulations 1.02 Definitions, 2.05 Prevention of Significant Deterioration, 2.08 Fees, and 2.16 Title V Operating Permits, proposed on September 15, 2010. Please note that the time for this hearng has been changed to 9:00 am.

11/5/2010
Proposed Agreed Board Order with Eckart America Corporation
The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing on November 17, 2010 on a proposed Agreed Board Order with Eckart America Corporation. Eckart is alleged to have violated District Regulation 2.03 (Permit Requirements – Non Title V Construction and Operating Permits) at the facility located in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

11/2/2010
Proposed Construction Permit for Lubrizol Advanced Materials
APCD proposes to issue a construction permit to Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. (synthetic rubber manufacturing plant), 4200 Bells Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30 day public comment period starts November 3, 2010 and ends December 3, 2010.

10/8/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Brown-Forman Cooperage
APCD proposes to issue a Title V construction permit for Brown-Forman Cooperage

10/8/2010
Proposed Construction Permit for Kosmos Cement Company
APCD opens a public comment period for a construction permit for Kosmos Cement Corporation

9/20/2010
Proposed Board Order for Texas Gas Transmission
Notice of public comment period proposed board order and NOx RACT plan for Texas Gas Transmission

9/20/2010
Air Quality Alert for Tuesday, September 21
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

9/18/2010
Proposed Amendment to APCD Regulations
Notice of informal comment period and public hearing for proposed new versions of APCD regulations 1.02, 2.05, 2.08, and 2.16

9/17/2010
Air Quality Alert for Saturday, September 18
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

9/14/2010
Proposed Title V Operating Permit for University of Louisville
APCD opens a public comment period for an operating permit for the University of Louisville

8/31/2010
Air Quality Alert for Wednesday, September 1
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

8/23/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Kosmos Cement
APCD opens a public comment period for a construction permit for Kosmos Cement Company (Portland Cement ManufacturerP

8/19/2010
Air Quality Alert for Friday, August 20
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

8/12/2010
Air Quality Alert for Friday, August 13
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

8/11/2010
Air Quality Alert for Wednesday, August 11 and Thursday, August 12
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

8/9/2010
Air Quality Alert for Tuesday, August 10, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

8/6/2010
Proposed Amendment to APCD Regulation 5.21
Notice of comment period and public hearing for a proposed new version of APCD regulation 5.21, Environmental Acceptability for Toxic Air Contaminants.

8/2/2010
Air Quality Alert for Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

7/19/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Marathon Petroleum
APCD opens a public comment period for a construction permit for Marathon Petroleum Company, LLC

7/16/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for IN Louisville
APCD opens a public comment period for a construction permit for IN Louisville LLC

7/14/2010
Air Quality Alert for Thursday, July 15, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

7/13/2010
Air Quality Alert for Wednesday, July 14, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

7/6/2010
Air Quality Alert for Wednesday, July 7, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

6/25/2010
Air Quality Alert for Saturday, June 26, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

6/22/2010
Air Quality Alert for Wednesday, June 23, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

6/18/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Zeon
APCD opens a public comment period for a construction permit for GE Consumer & Industrial

6/18/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for GE
APCD opens a public comment period for a construction permit for GE Consumer & Industrial

6/18/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for BAE
APCD opens a public comment period for a new paint booth, blast booth, and blast cabinet construction permit for BAE

6/18/2010
Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Zeon
APCD opens a public comment period for a construction permit for Zeon Chemicals

6/17/2010
Air Quality Alert for Friday, June 18, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

6/12/2010
Proposed Construction Permit for Lubrizol
APCD opens a public comment period for a construction permit for Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.

6/11/2010
Proposed Title V Operating Permit for Ford Louisville Assembly Plant
APCD proposes to issue a revised Title V operating permit for the Ford Louisville Assembly Plant

6/11/2010
Proposed Plant-wide Applicability Limit Construction Permit for Ford Louisville Assembly Plant
APCD proposes to issue a Plant-wide Applicability Limit (PAL) Construction permit for the Ford Louisville Assembly Plant

6/11/2010
Proposed Title V Operating Permit for Ford Louisville Assembly Plant
APCD proposes to issue a revised Title V operating permit for the Ford Louisville Assembly Plant

6/11/2010
Proposed Title V Operating Permit for Ford Louisville Assembly Plant
APCD proposes to issue a revised Title V operating permit for the Ford Louisville Assembly Plant

6/9/2010
Proposed Agreed Board Order with the University of Louisville
Notice of Public Hearing on proposed agreed Board order with the University of Louisville

5/25/2010
Air Quality Alert for Wednesday, May 26, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

4/14/2010
Proposed Agreed Board Order with American Synthetic Rubber Company
Notice of public comment period and hearing on proposed Agreed Board Order

4/14/2010
Air Quality Alert for Thursday, April 15, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

4/13/2010
Air Quality Alert for Wednesday, April 14, 2010
The air quality is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.

3/19/2010
Proposed Amendment to APCD Regulation 1.08
Notice of comment period and public hearing for a proposed new version of APCD regulation 1.08, Administrative Procedures

3/17/2010
Proposed STAR amendments – informal review
APCD is providing draft versions of several regulations for informal external review.

3/14/2010
Proposed Operating Permit for Altuglas International
APCD proposes to issue a federally enforceable District origin operating permit (FEDOOP) with a STAR environmental acceptability determination to Altuglas International, LLC.

2/23/2010
Prius Drawing Cancelled
The West Jefferson County Community Task Force has cancelled its drawing for a Toyota Prius.

2/5/2010
Proposed Title V Operating Permit for Texas Gas Transmission LLC
APCD proposes to issue a revised Title V operating permit for the natural gas transmission facility at 10327 Gaslight Way

2/5/2010
Proposed Title V Operating Permit for Texas Gas Transmission LLC
APCD proposes to issue a revised Title V operating permit for the natural gas transmission facility at 10327 Gaslight Way

1/13/2010
Proposed Agreed Board Order with BAE Systems
Notice of Public Hearing on proposed agreed Board order with Ralph Avenue Recycling Center