Air Pollution Control Board Orders and Agreements

These are orders issued by the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board (Board) under the authority of KRS 77 . The documents are in Adobe portable document format (PDF) . If you have trouble opening a file by clicking the link, try this: download the file (on most web browsers, right-click and choose "Save Target As" or "Save Link As"), then open the downloaded file from Adobe Reader or another PDF reader. For older Board orders or more information about a Board order, you can contact us .

 

Types of Board Orders

Enforcement Agreed Board Orders

These are Air Pollution Control Board agreed orders, usually issued as a result of a violation of one or more regulations, requiring the responsible party to take specific actions.  See below for Enforceable Board Agreements and SIP Board Orders.

 

2020

   
08/19/2020 ABO 20-04 with Al J. Schneider Company
08/19/2020 ABO 20-03 with Kelly Construction, Inc.
05/20/2020 ABO 20-02 with Clariant Corporation
05/20/2020 ABO 20-01 with Clariant Corporation
2/19/2020 ABO 14-01 with BAE Systems Land & Armaments L.P.

2019

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
10/16/2019 ABO 19-02 with Hexion Inc.
02/20/2019 ABO 19-01 with American Synthetic Rubber Company 

2018

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
12/19/2018 ABO 18-02 with Clariant Corporation
04/18/2018 ABO 18-01 with Hexion Inc.

2017

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
08/16/2017 ABO 17-04 with Swift Pork Company
03/15/2017 ABO 17-03 with Arkema Inc.
01/18/2017 ABO 17-02 with Swift Pork Company
01/18/2017 ABO 17-01 with ConAgra Foods Frozen Foods LLC

2016

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
7/20/2016 ABO 16-05 with University of Louisville
5/18/2016 ABO 16-04 with BYK Additives, Inc.
3/16/2016 ABO 16-03 with Clariant Corporation
2/17/2016 ABO 16-02 with Brookside Properties, Inc.
2/17/2016 ABO 16-01 with Louisville Gas and Electric Co.

2015

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
12/16/2015 ABO 15-08 with Swift Pork Company
11/18/2015 ABO 15-07 with Brookside Properties, Inc.
11/18/2015 ABO 15-06 with BASF Corp.
9/16/2015 ABO 15-05 with Anderson Wood Products Company
8/19/2015 ABO 15-04 with Louisville Medical Center, Inc. d/b/a/ Medical Center Steam Plant (Company) / permit requirements
5/20/2015 ABO 15-03 with J. Butt Rentals, LLC / asbestos permit
3/18/2015 ABO 15-02 with Reynolds Consumer Products, LLC / permit requirements
3/18/2015 ABO 15-01 with Phil Wells / asbestos notification

2014

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
12/17/2014 ABO 14-08 with American Synthetic Rubber Company / excess emissions during startups, shutdowns and upset conditions; and permit requirements
11/19/2014 ABO 14-07 with Momentive Specialty Chemicals, Inc. / permit requirements
11/19/2014 ABO 14-06 with Bachelor Land Holdings, LLC / asbestos
11/19/2014 ABO 14-05 with Waste Management of Kentucky, L.L.C. / odor and permit requirements
10/15/2014 ABO 14-04 with Medical Center Steam Plant / permit requirements
10/15/2014 ABO 14-03 with Swift Pork Company / permit requirements
9/17/2014 ABO 14-02 with The Hertz Investment Group, Inc. / permit requirements and asbestos
2/19/2014 ABO 14-01 with BAE Systems Land and Armaments, L.P. / compliance with emissions standards, permit requirements

2013

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
11/20/2013 ABO 13-07 with Louisville Gas and Electric Company / fugitive emission; Odor and fugitive dust control plan referenced in the order
10/16/2013 ABO 13-06 with Rohm and Haas Chemicals LLC / excess emissions during startups, shutdowns and upset conditions, permit conditions
8/21/2013 ABO 13-05 with Advance Ready-Mix, Inc. / fugitive particulate emissions, excess emissions during startups, shutdowns and upset conditions, permit conditions
7/17/2013 ABO 13-04 with Kosair Charities Committee, Inc. / asbestos
6/19/2013 ABO 13-03 with Eckart America Corporation / permit requirements
4/17/2013 ABO 13-02 with Louisville Gas & Electric Company / objectionable odors and fugitive particulate emissions
2/20/2013 ABO 13-01 with Momentive Specialty Chemicals, Inc. / excess emissions during startups, shutdowns and upset conditions, permit conditions

2012

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
6/20/2012 ABO 12-03 with Nuplex Resins, LLC / odor
6/20/2012 ABO 12-02 with E. I. Du Pont de Nemours / excess emissions during startups, shutdowns and upset conditions, toxic air pollutants
4/18/2012 ABO 12-01 with Louisville Gas & Electric Company / fugitive particulate matter and excess emissions during startups, shutdowns and upset conditions

2011

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
10/19/2011 ABO 11-11 , Eckart America Corporation / permit compliance
9/21/2011 ABO 11-10 , E.I. duPont de Nemours & Company / permit compliance
8/17/2011 ABO 11-09 , Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. / permit compliance
7/20/2011 ABO 11-08 , Louisville Medical Center, Inc. / permit compliance
7/20/2011 ABO 11-07 , Candela Systems Corporation / asbestos
6/15/2011 ABO 11-06 , Nuplex Resins LLC / odor; excess emissions during startups, shutdowns and upset conditions
6/15/2011 ABO 11-05 , Gaylor, Inc. / asbestos
3/16/2011 ABO 11-04 , Swift & Company / permit conditions; odor
2/16/2011 ABO 11-03 , American Synthetic Rubber Company / permit conditions
2/16/2011 ABO 11-01 , University of Louisville / asbestos
1/19/2011 ABO 11-02 , Rohm and Haas Company / excess emissions

2010

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
12/15/2010 ABO 10-04 , Kosmos Cement Company / control of fugitive emissions
11/17/2010 ABO 10-03 , Eckart America Corporation / operating equipment without emissions control
4/21/2010 ABO 10-02 , American Synthetic Rubber Company / multiple issues
1/20/2010 ABO 10-01 , U.S. Combat Systems, a Division of BAE Systems Land and Armaments, L.P. / multiple issues

2009

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
9/16/2009 ABO 09-04 , Ralph Avenue Recycling Center LLC / odor control and fugitive emissions control
6/17/2009 ABO 09-03 , American Synthetic Rubber Company / permit requirements
4/15/2009 ABO 09-02 , Rohm & Haas Company / excess emissions during upset conditions
3/20/2009 ABO 09-01 , Kelley Technical Coatings / permit requirements

2008

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
11/19/2008 ABO 08-03 , Swift Pork Company / odor, particulate matter
6/18/2008 ABO 08-02 , Bulk Petroleum Corp. / gasoline vapor recovery and control
2/20/2008 ABO 08-01 , Clark Management Co., Inc. et al. / asbestos

2007

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
12/19/2007 ABO 07-06 , Courier Journal and Louisville Times, Inc. / VOC
9/19/2007 ABO 07-05 , Louisville Medical Center / NOx
8/15/2007 ABO 07-04 , Dixie Demolition, Inc. / asbestos
8/15/2007 ABO 07-03 , Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. (formerly Noveon, Inc.) / Vinyl Chloride/VOC/Particulate Matter/Opacity
3/21/2007 ABO 07-02 , Tetra Tech, Inc. / asbestos
3/21/2007 ABO 07-01 , Central Station, LLC / asbestos

2006

Date Number and Link, Affected Party / Subject
12/13/2006 05-LMAPD-0205 , Louisville Paving Company, Inc. / particulate matter/odor/dust/opacity/monitoring/recordkeeping/permit requirements: Recommended order by State hearing officer
12/06/2006 05-LMAPD-0485 , Elder Construction, and Yana Elder Co. / asbestos: Recommended order by State hearing officer
10/18/2006 ABO 06-06 , Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products, Inc. d.b.a. Bakery Chef, Inc. / violations of Regulation 1.09
10/18/2006 ABO 06-05 , Metropolitan Sewer District / Morris Forman WTP - permit requirements
6/21/2006 ABO 06-04 , Masonic Homes, Inc. / asbestos
5/17/2006 ABO 06-03 , Kosmos Cement Co. / fugitive particulate emissions
3/15/2006 ABO 06-02 , Marathon Petroleum Company LLC / VOC, particulates, HAPs
2/15/2006 ABO 06-01 , Carbide Industries, LLC / Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)
   

2005

Date

Affected Party / Subject

10/19/2005 The Courier-Journal and Louisville Times / permit requirements and asbestos emissions
10/19/2005 Oxy Vinyls, LP / permit requirements
9/21/2005 Hogan Development Company / Asbestos
9/21/2005 Southland Terrace Shopping Center / Asbestos
4/20/2005 Consolidated Container Company / Asbestos
3/16/2005 Kosmos Cement Company / Fugitive particulate emissions
1/19/2005 Cardinal Aluminum Co. / NO x

2004

Date Affected Party / Subject
12/15/2004 LG&E Mill Creek Station / Opacity
10/20/2004 800 Condominiums, LLC, 800 Consultants, Inc., and American Invsco Development Corporation / Asbestos
9/15/2004 Kosmos Cement Company / Permit non-compliance
7/21/2004 Ford Motors Co. Kentucky Truck Plant / Permit non-compliance

2003

Date

Affected Party / Subject

9/17/2003 Metropolitan Sewer District (Morris Forman WWTP) / Odor
2/19/2003 Kent Feeds / Odor and administrative procedures

2002

Date

Affected Party / Subject
10/16/2002 Akzo Nobel Resins / Permit noncompliance; monitoring and record keeping
5/15/2002 DuPont Dow Elastomers / Noncompliance with MACT requirement
2/20/2002 LG&E (Mill Creek Station) / Particulate matter-Amendment 1
2/20/2002 Rohm & Haas / Permit noncompliance; unpermitted source

2001

Date

Affected Party / Subject
12/19/01 Borden Chemical / Permit noncompliance; unpermitted source - Addendum
10/17/01 ATOFINA / Permit noncompliance
8/15/01 Borden Chemical / Permit noncompliance; unpermitted source

Enforceable Board Agreements

These are Air Pollution Control Board agreed orders in which the other party has agreed to take specific measures to reduce specified air pollution emissions.

2020

Date Affected Party / Subject
4/15/2020 Louisville Gas & Electric Company
2/19/2020 Kosmos Cement Company

2017

Date Affected Party / Subject
4/19/2017 Kosmos Cement Company

2016

Date Affected Party / Subject
5/18/2016 American Synthetic Rubber Company / Enhanced LDAR

2013

Date Affected Party / Subject
6/19/2013 Reynolds Consumer Products Inc., Amendment 1 / VOC

2012

Date Affected Party / Subject
9/19/2012 Reynolds Consumer Products, Inc. / VOC

2010

Date Affected Party / Subject
6/16/2010 University of Louisville Belknap Campus / particulate matter

2004

Date Affected Party / Subject
5/17/2004 American Synthetic Rubber Company / 1,3-Butadiene
5/17/2004 DuPont Dow Elastomers LLC / Chloroprene
5/17/2004 Zeon Chemicals, LP / 1,3-Butadiene
5/5/2004 Rohm and Haas Kentucky, Inc. / 1,3-Butadiene: Rohm and Haas and APCD have agreed that an enhanced leak detection and repair (LDAR) program will be incorporated into the facility's Title V operating permit.

SIP Board Orders

These are Air Pollution Control Board orders that have been adopted as part of the State Implementation Plan . They remain in effect until superseded. They are listed here in reverse chronological order (latest first).

Date

Plant / Subject

11/20/2019 American Synthetic Rubber Company / NOx RACT, Amendment 1
01/18/2017 Louisville Medical Center Steam Plant / NOx RACT, Amendment 4
05/18/2016 Texas Gas Transmission / NOx RACT, Amendment 3
5/21/2014 Recast Energy Louisville, LLC / NO x RACT, Amendment 2
8/21/2013 Louisville Medical Center Steam Plant / NO x RACT, Amendment 3
6/17/2009 Texas Gas Transmission / NO x RACT-Amendment 2
3/19/2008 Lou. Medical Center Steam Plant / NO x RACT, Amendment 2
5/19/2004 Kosmos Cement / NO x RACT-Amendment 2
2/21/2001 Lou. Medical Center Steam Plant / NO x RACT, Amendment 1
2/21/2001 Ford Lou. Assembly Plant / NO x RACT, Amendment 1
1/17/2001 GE Appliances / NO x RACT, Amendment 1
12/20/2000 American Synthetic Rubber / NO x RACT
12/20/2000 OxyVinyls / NO x RACT, Amendment 1
12/20/2000 Texas Gas Transmission / NO x RACT, Amendment 1
10/18/2000 Kosmos Cement / NO x RACT, Amendment 1
10/18/2000 LG&E Cane Run Station / NO x RACT, Amendment 1
10/18/2000 LG&E Mill Creek Station / NO x RACT, Amendment 1
11/8/1999 E. I. duPont Fluoroproducts / NO x RACT
11/8/1999 Rohm & Haas Kentucky / NO x RACT