Pollution control; consent judgments: American Color & Chemical Corp. et al.,

 
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[Federal Register: March 25, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 57)]

[Notices]

[Page 14465]

From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]

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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act

Notice is hereby given that a consent decree in United States and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. American Color and Chemical Corporation, et al., Civil Action No. 4:CV-92-1352 (M.D. Pa.) was lodged with the court on December 1, 1998.

The proposed decree resolves claims of the Untied States against Pfister Chemical Corporation, Inc. under Sections 106 and 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, as amended (``CERCLA''), 42 U.S.C. Secs. 9606 and 9607, for response costs and actions at the Drake Chemical Superfund Site in Lock Haven, PA. The decree obligates the Settling Defendant to reimburse to the United States and Pennsylvania up to $3 million of response costs over a period of ten years.

The Department of Justice will receive, for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of this publication, comments relating to the proposed consent decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division, Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. 20530, and should refer to United States and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. American Color and Chemical Corporation, et al., Civil Action No. 4:CV-92-1352 (M.D. Pa.), DOJ Ref. #90-11-2-7A.

The proposed consent decree may be examined at the United States Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division, Consent Decree Library, 1120 G Street, N.W., 3rd Floor, Washington, D.C. 20005, (202) 624-0892. A copy of the proposed consent decree may be obtained in person or by mail from the Consent Decree Library, 1120 G Street, N.W., 3rd Floor, Washington, D.C. 2005. In requesting a copy, please refer to the referenced case and enclose a check in the amount of $11.00 (25 cents per page reproduction cost), payable to the Consent Decree Library. Joel M. Gross, Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division.

[FR Doc. 99-7284Filed3-24-99; 8:45 am]

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