Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

September 14, 2021

Notice of Action on a Title V Construction Permit


The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to DuPont Specialty Products USA, LLC (manufactures vinyl fluoride), 4250 Camp Ground Road, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This permit is to allow installation of a new recovered Hydrogen Fluoride (HF) tank and two new HF adsorbers. The 30-day public comment period starts on September 16, 2021, and ends on October 15, 2021. A public hearing may be scheduled if the District determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest, in accordance with Regulation 2.07.

Drafts of the permit and summary are available at the District office, 701 W. Ormsby Avenue, Suite 303, Louisville, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, by calling Matt King at (502) 574-6000, emailing our permitting department, or at the following website: http://www.louisvilleky.gov/APCD/docket. Copies of the application are available upon request. Written comments will be accepted through our online comment form until midnight or at the District office until 5:00 p.m. on October 15, 2021.

1.  What is the purpose of this permit? Construction Permit C-1912-0031-21-V will allow installation of a new recovered Hydrogen Fluoride (HF) tank and two new HF adsorbers.

2.  Will this permit increase pollution? Construction Permit C-1912-0031-21-V will increase hydrogen fluoride by 3.8 lb/yr.

3.  Does this facility have a history of non-compliance? There are no records of any violations of the terms of the present or prior construction or operating permits, since the issuance of the last Title V Permit, effective 08/31/2016.

4.  Where can I find out more? Additional information, including equipment descriptions, potential emissions, and applicable rules, are summarized in the Statement of Basis. The Draft Permit details the application of these rules to the equipment and includes the monitoring, recordkeeping, and reporting that the District believes is necessary to demonstrate compliance.

http://www.louisvilleky.gov/APCD/docket

To be published on September 15, 2021, in The Courier-Journal Metro edition, 14 Public Notices column.

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