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Environment Department
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WSMR

White Sands Missile Range (WSMR)

 

EPA ID#: NM2750211235

New Mexico ID#: 2392

Permit Issued: December 3, 2009

Permit Effective: January 8, 2010


Contents

Final Hazardous Waste Permit

Closure Plan – Former Sewage Treatment Plant Ditches

Closure Plan – Liquid Propellant Evaporation/Neutralization Pits

Corrective Action Complete Proposal

CMI Work Plan

 

 

Permit (Issued December 3, 2009)

Final Order

Permit Parts I through VI

Permit Attachments 1 through 6 (modified Att. 3 – July 2017)

Permit Appendices 1 through 8

Interested Person Letter

Response to Comments

 

Closure Plan – Former Sewage Treatment Plant Ditches

On September 14, 2016 the New Mexico Environment Department issued an approval for the Former Sewage Treatment Plant Ditches Closure Plan. Below is the approval letter and final closure plan.

Approval Letter (September 14, 2016)

Final Closure Plan (September 14, 2016)

The Department issued a public notice on May 26, 2016 on the Draft Closure Plan for public comment.  The public comment period ended on June 25, 2016.

Public Notice – English (June 25, 2016)

Public Notice – Spanish (June 25, 2016)

Draft Closure Plan (June 25, 2016)

 

Closure Plan – Liquid Propellant Evaporation/Neutralization Pits

On August 18, 2016 the New Mexico Environment Department issued an approval for the Liquid Propellant Evaporation/Neutralization Pits Closure Plan. Below is the approval letter and final closure plan.

Approval Letter (August 18, 2016)

Final Closure Plan (August 18, 2016)

The Department issued a public notice on May 5, 2016 on the Draft Closure Plan for public comment.  The public comment period ended on June 4, 2016.

Public Notice – English (May 5, 2016)

Public Notice – English (May 5, 2016)

Public Notice – Spanish (May 5, 2016)

Draft Closure Plan (May 5, 2016)

 

February 10, 2016 – Corrective Action Complete Proposal

On February 10, 2016 the New Mexico Environment Department issued an approval for the Class 3 modification for the Corrective Action Complete for five solid waste management units.  The approval letter and modified tables can be found in the following documents.

Approval Letter

Modified Tables

The New Mexico Environment Department issued a public notice for the opportunity to provide public comment and the opportunity to request a public hearing for the Corrective Action Complete Proposal for five solid waste management units.  The public comment period began on November 19, 2015 and ended on January 17, 2016.  Further information can be found in the following documents.

Public Notice (English)

Public Notice (Spanish)

Fact Sheet

Draft Permit – Tables (redline)

 

CMI Work Plan (July 29, 2003)

Public Notice

Corrective Measures Work Plan

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