VRP Public Notices

ADEQ has received a request for a No Further Action (NFA) determination from Sunbelt AN LLC (Sunbelt) for the Former AutoNation Dealership Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP) site located in Mesa, Ariz. The NFA report requests closure for soil and was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes § 49-181.

A determination of NFA means that ADEQ will not proceed with or require further remedial action at the site for the specific hazardous substances covered by the request, except in limited circumstances described in Arizona Revised Statutes (ARS) §49-287.01(G).

Site Information

145 East Main Street, Mesa, AZ

Contaminants of concern at the site are volatile organic compounds, semi-volatile organic compounds including polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) metals (arsenic, barium, cadmium, total chromium, lead, mercury, selenium and silver) and polychlorinated biphenyls.

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View >
No Further Action Report | View >

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn How >

Public Comment Period 

Dates: April 19, 2018 – May 21, 2018

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email:  Joey Pace, ADEQ 
                    
Email >

                    or

                    Holly Land, Allwyn Consultants
                    Email >

By Mail: (Must be postmarked or received by May 21, 2018)

                 ADEQ
                 Joey Pace
                 Voluntary Remediation Program
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007

                 or

                 Holly Land
                 Allwyn Consultants
                 4050 E. Cotton Center Blvd., Suite 49
                 Phoenix, AZ 85040

 

ADEQ has received a request for a No Further Action (NFA) determination from Westwood Financial Corp. for the Colonia Verde Shopping Center Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP) site located in Tucson, Ariz. The NFA requests closure for soil and was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes § 49-181.

A determination of NFA means that ADEQ will not proceed with or require further remedial action at the site for the specific hazardous substances covered by the request, except in limited circumstances described in Arizona Revised Statutes (ARS) §49-287.01(G).

Site Information

The Colonia Verde Shopping Center VRP site consists of a neighborhood shopping center located at 7111-7199 Tanque Verde Road. 

Contaminants of concern at the site: tetrachloroethene (PCE) and daughter products of PCE (Trichloroethene (TCE), 1,1-Dichloroethene (1,1-DCE), cis-1,2-Dichloroethene (cis-1,2-DCE), trans-1,2-Dichloroethene (trans-1,2-DCE) and Vinyl Chloride).

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View >
Additional Subsurface Investigation | View >
No Further Action Report | View >

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn How >

Public Comment Period 

Dates: March 2, 2018 – April 2, 2018

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email: Email ADEQ >

                   or

                  Email ADR Environmental Group Inc. >

By Mail: (Must be postmarked or received by April 2, 2018)

                 ADEQ
                 Nichole Osuch
                 Voluntary Remediation Program
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007

ADEQ has received a request for a No Further Action (NFA) determination from Georgia Pacific LLC for the Flagstaff Facility Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP) site (030066-00) located in Flagstaff, Ariz. The NFA requests closure for soil and was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes § 49-181.

A determination of NFA means that ADEQ will not proceed with or require further remedial action at the site for the specific hazardous substances covered by the request, except in limited circumstances described in Arizona Revised Statutes (ARS) §49-287.01(G).

Site Information

The Flagstaff Facility VRP site consists of an active paper mill located at 1600 E. Butler Ave. The paper mill, constructed in 1962, processes recycled paper into commercial-grade tissue, toilet paper and paper towel products. Georgia Pacific purchased the mill from Wisconsin Tissue in 1999. SCA Tissue purchased the mill from Georgia Pacific in 2001. 

Contaminants of concern at the site: petroleum hydrocarbons C10-C32, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, polychlorinated biphenyls, volatile organic compounds, semi-volatile organic compounds and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) metals.

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View > 

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn How >

Public Comment Period 

Dates: Jan. 15, 2018 – Feb. 14, 2018

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email: Email ADEQ >

                   or

                  Email Georgia Pacific LLC >

By Mail: (Must be postmarked or received by Feb. 14, 2018)

                 ADEQ
                 John Patricki
                 Voluntary Remediation Program
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007

ADEQ has received a request for a Conditional No Further Action (CNFA) determination for the Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR) Bowie Bunker Sumps & Structures Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP) site located in Bowie, Ariz. The CNFA requests closure for soil by using an institutional control Declaration of Environmental Use Restriction and was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes § 49-181.

A determination of NFA means that ADEQ will not proceed with or require further remedial action at the site for the specific hazardous substances covered by the request, except in limited circumstances described in Arizona Revised Statutes (ARS) §49-287.01(G).

Site Information

The UPRR Bowie Bunker Sumps & Structures VRP site consists of a former UPRR fueling facility and equipment staging area. The institutional control will restrict the property to non-residential use.

Contaminants of concern at the site: chemical constituents of bunker C oil, including volatile organic compounds, and polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons.

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View > 
NFA Request | View >

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn How >

Public Comment Period 

Dates: Jan. 5, 2018 – Feb. 19, 2018

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email Email Now >
By Mail: (Must be postmarked or received by Feb. 19, 2018)

                 ADEQ
                 John Patricki
                 Voluntary Remediation Program
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007

                 or

                 Union Pacific Railroad
                 Attention: Ms. Melissa Schop
                 631 S. 7th Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85034

                 or

                 GHD Services Inc.
                 Attention: Manfred Plaschke
                 4747 N. 22nd Street, Suite 200
                 Phoenix, AZ 85016

ADEQ has received a work plan for the the City of Phoenix Parcel 308-06-005C Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP) site. The work plan proposes to excavate contaminated soil and properly dispose it and was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes §§ 49-175 and 176.

The City of Phoenix Parcel 308-06-005C VRP site consists of a former manganese ore processing facility located in Wenden, Ariz. Contaminants of concern at the site are manganese, arsenic and lead.

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View > 
Amended Remedial Action Work Plan | View > 
Response to ADEQ Comments | View >

Documents may also be reviewed in person at ADEQ Record Center | Learn More >

Public Comment Period

Dates: Aug. 9, 2017 – Sept. 8, 2017

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email Email >
By Mail: (Must be postmarked or received by Sept. 8, 2017)

                 ADEQ
                 Nichole Osuch
                 Waste Programs Division, Voluntary Remedial Program 
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007

 

ADEQ has received a work plan for remedial actions to be conducted at the ASARCO January Adit (Norton Mine) VRP Site (VRP Site Code 505143-02). 

The Work Plan was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes §§ 49-175 and 176.  The Work Plan will address mine influenced water discharges from the January Mine Adit and seepage from historic tailing piles at the Trench Camp, Norton, and January Mine properties. This will be achieved through the construction of an active water treatment plant to treat discharges from the January Mine workings and solutions captured in the underdrain collection pond from the historic tailings and waste rock.

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View > 
Voluntary Remediation Work Plan for Trench Camp Mine Property Volume I | View > 
Voluntary Remediation Work Plan for Trench Camp Mine Property Volume II | View >

Documents may also be reviewed in person at ADEQ Record Center | Learn More >
or at:
Patagonia Public Library
346 Duquesne Ave.
Patagonia, AZ 85624

Public Comment Period

Dates: May 5, 2017 – June 19, 2017

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email Email Now >
By Mail: (Must be postmarked or received by June 19, 2017)

                 ADEQ
                 John Patricki
                 Waste Programs Division, Voluntary Remedial Program (VRP) 
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007 

                or at:

               ASARCO January Adit (Norton Mine) VRP Site
               Johnny Pappas
               3845 N. Business Center Drive, Suite 115
               Tucson, AZ 85705

ADEQ has received a work plan for the Arizona Public Service (APS) Street Yard Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP) Site. The Work Plan proposes excavation of contaminated soil and was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes § 49-175 and § 176.

The APS Grant Street Yard VRP site was a former manufactured gas plant located in Phoenix, Arizona.  Contaminants of concern at the site are a group of compounds commonly know as polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons.

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View > 
Remedial Action Work Plan | View > 
APS Grant St Newsletter | View >
APS Grant St Project Timeline | View >

Documents may also be reviewed in person at ADEQ Record Center | Learn More >

Public Comment Period

Dates: March 10, 2017 – April 10, 2017

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email Email Now >
By Mail: (Must be postmarked or received by April 10, 2017)

                 ADEQ
                 Nichole Osuch
                 Waste Programs Division, Voluntary Remedial Program (VRP) 
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007 

                or at:

                Arizona Public Service
                Judy Heywood, Environmental Department
                P. O. Box 53999, MS 9303
                Phoenix, AZ 85004
                Email >
    

 

ADEQ has received a work plan for a Passive Treatment System for the ASARCO January Adit (Norton Mine) VRP Site, VRP Site Code 505143-02. The work plan was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes (ARS) § 49-175 and § 176. 

The Work Plan proposes a passive treatment system designed to treat the waters discharging from the January Adit and precipitation-induced seepage from Tailing Piles 1, 2 and 4. The ASARCO January Adit (Norton Mine) VRP Site is located near Patagonia, Ariz.

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View > 
Voluntary Remediation Work Plan for Trench Camp Mine Property Volume I | View > 
Voluntary Remediation Work Plan for Trench Camp Mine Property Volume II | View >

Documents may also be reviewed in person at ADEQ Record Center | Learn More >
or at:

Patagonia Public Library
346 Duquesne Ave.
Patagonia, AZ 85624

Public Comment Period

Dates: Oct. 21, 2016 – Dec. 5, 2016

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email Email Now >
By Mail: (Must be postmarked by Dec. 5, 2016)

                 ADEQ
                 John Patricki
                 Waste Programs Division, Voluntary Remedial Program (VRP) 
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007 

                or at:

               ASARCO January Adit (Norton Mine) VRP Site
               Johnny Pappas
               3845 N. Business Center Drive, Suite 115
               Tucson, AZ 85705

         

ADEQ has received a Remedial Action Work Plan for the United Verde Soil Voluntary Remediation Program Site, Code 512101-00. The work plan covers soil remediation and was submitted in accordance with Arizona Revised Statutes § 49-175 and § 176.

The United Verde Soil Program VRP site consists of soil testing and remediation on eligible residential and commercial properties located in an area of Clarkdale, Ariz., near the former United Verde smelter. Contaminants of concern at the site are arsenic, copper and lead. The Remedial Action Work Plan provides details on soil removal and replacement and landscape restoration on properties where soil testing has shown metal concentrations exceeding risk-based cleanup levels.

Documents for Review

Original Published Public Notice | View > 
Remedial Action Work Plan Voluntary Remediation Program | View > 

Documents may also be reviewed in person at ADEQ Record Center | Learn More >
or at:

Clarkdale Memorial Library
39 N. Ninth Street
Clarkdale, AZ 86324

Public Comment Period

Dates: Oct. 18, 2016 – Nov. 16, 2016

Comments may be submitted as follows:

By Email Email Now >
By Mail: (Must be postmarked by Nov. 16, 2016)

                 ADEQ
                 John Patricki
                 Waste Programs Division, Voluntary Remedial Program (VRP) 
                 1110 W. Washington Street
                 Phoenix, AZ 85007 

NOTICE OF 30-DAY PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD SFPP SILVERCROFT WASH RELEASE SITE VOLUNTARY REMEDIATION PROGRAM (VRP) SITE PROPOSED REMEDIAL OBJECTIVES (RO) REPORT 

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) has completed the proposed remedial objectives (RO) report for the SFPP Silvercroft Wash Release Voluntary Remediation Program (VRP) site in Tucson, Arizona [Arizona Administrative Code R18-16-404(C)(1)(c)]. Proposed RO are the clean-up goals determined for a specific site. They are identified based upon information provided during the public meeting and public comment period for the draft remedial investigation (RI) report and any other information received, and consider current and reasonably foreseeable uses of land and waters of the state.

Facility Location: The SFPP Silvercroft Wash Release VRP site consists of a plume located west of the I-10 Freeway, north of Grant Road, along the Silvercroft Wash in Tucson. The plume is bounded approximately by the extension of Goret Road to the north, Silverbell Tree Drive to the south, Silver Island Way to the east, and Mountain Creek Way to the west. Contaminants of concern at the site are benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and total xylenes (BTEX), methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE), and polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs).

Public Comments/Requests/Review:

Submit comments or request a public hearing on the proposed action in writing to:

Arizona Department of Environmental Quality
Joey Pace 
Waste Programs Division
1110 W. Washington Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85007

All written comments must be postmarked and/or received by Monday, August 22, 2016, to be considered in the final permit decision. All comment received will be compiled in a responsiveness summary to be included in the final RI Report.

The permit draft and related documentation are available for public review as follows:

View Proposed Remedial Objectives Report for SFPP Silvercroft Wash Release > 

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center, Monday  Friday, 8:30 a.m.  4:30 p.m., by calling 602-771-4380 or emailing [email protected]. Please contact the Record Center 48 hours in advance to schedule a file review appointment.

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