Feb 9 2018 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0459-18-F: PolyOne Corporation

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit to PolyOne Corporation (batch specialty chemical company), 4250 Bells Lane, Louisville, Kentucky 40211, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts on February 10, 2018, and ends on March 12, 2018. 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.

Feb 8 2018 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0243-18-F: Heaven Hill Distilleries, Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit to Heaven Hill Distilleries, Inc. (distillery), 1701 West Breckenridge Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40210 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts on February 10, 2018, and ends on March 12, 2018. 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.

Feb 6 2018 Proposed Title V Construction Permit 358-08-C (R1): Zeon Chemicals L.P.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise a construction permit for Zeon Chemicals L.P. (synthetic rubber manufacturing plant), 4100 Bells Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The construction project is to add an alternative operating scenario that allows the source to bypass the control device while spray-drying nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) on the No. 2 spray dryer. The 30-day public comment period starts February 08, 2018, and ends on March 12, 2018. 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.

Jan 25 2018 Proposed Title V Operating Permit O-0186-18-V: Reynolds Consumer Products LLC

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a operating permit for Reynolds Consumer Products LLC (commercial aluminum foil production), 2827 Hale Avenue, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This is a standard permit renewal. The 30-day public comment period starts January 27, 2018, and ends on February 26, 2018. 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

Jan 23 2018 Proposed Title V Operating Permit: Allnex USA, Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise an operating permit for Allnex USA, Inc. (synthetic resins manufacturing), 4730 Crittenden Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.16.  The revision is to incorporate a name/ownership change from Nuplex Resins, LLC to Allnex USA, Inc.  The 30-day public comment period starts January 25, 2018, and ends on February 26, 2018.  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.

Jan 22 2018 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0322-14-F(R1): Anderson Hardwood Pallets, LLC

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Anderson Hardwood Pallets, LLC. (coating operation of wood furniture), 3138 Del Park Terrace, Louisville, Kentucky, 40211, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts on January 24, 2018, and ends on February 23, 2018. 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.

Jan 19 2018 APCD Notice of Action on Title V Operating Permit 27759-14-TV(R2): Clariant Corporation

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Clariant Corporation - Louisville South Plant (catalyst manufacturing plant), 4900 Crittenden Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on January 21, 2018 and ends on February 21, 2018. 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.

Jan 4 2018 APCD Notice of Public Hearing: Proposed Regulation Amendments

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will accept oral statements at a public hearing on January 17, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in the Edison Room on the first floor of the Edison Center at 701 W. Ormsby Avenue, Louisville, on amendments to District Regulation 1.15 Version of Federal Regulations Adopted and Incorporated by Reference, Version 19; Regulation 2.03 Authorization to Construct or Operate; Demolition/Renovation Notices and Permit Requirements, Version 9; Regulation 2.05 Prevention of Significant Deterioration of Air Quality, Version 13; Regulation 2.08 Fees, Version 27; Regulation 6.07 Standards of Performance for Existing Indirect Heat Exchangers, Version 4; Regulation 6.09 Standards of Performance for Existing Process Operations, Version 7; Regulation 6.13 Standards of Performance for Existing Storage Vessels for Volatile Organic Compounds, Version 7; Regulation 6.26 Standards of Performance for Existing Volatile Organic Compound Water, Version 3; Regulation 6.31 Standards of Performance for Existing Miscellaneous Metal Parts and Products Surface Coating Operations, Version 6; Regulation 7.06 Standards of Performance for New Indirect Heat Exchangers, Version 3; Regulation 7.08 Standards of Performance for New Process Operations, Version 4; Regulation 7.12 Standards of Performance for New Storage Vessels for Volatile Organic Compounds Version 7; Regulation 7.20 Standards of Performance for New Gasoline Loading Facilities at Bulk Plants, Version 3; Regulation 7.36 Standards of Performance for New Volatile Organic Compound Water Separators, Version 4; and Regulation 7.59 Standards of Performance for New Miscellaneous Metal Parts and Products Surface Coating Operations, Version 6, which were proposed on November 15, 2017. If adopted by the Board, the amendments to Regulations 2.03v9, 2.05v13, 6.07v4, 6.09v7, 6.13v7, 6.26v3, 6.31v6, 7.06v3, 7.08v4, 7.12v7, 7.20v3, 7.36v4, and 7.59v6 will be submitted to US EPA for inclusion in the Kentucky State Implementation Plan.

Nov 17 2017 APCD Notice of Public Comment Period and Hearing: Proposed Regulation Amendments

Air Pollution Control Board opens a public comment period November 17, 2017, on proposed amendments to Regulation 1.15 Version of Federal Regulations Adopted and Incorporated by Reference, Version 19; Regulation 2.03 Authorization to Construct or Operate; Demolition/Renovation Notices and Permit Requirements, Version 9; Regulation 2.05 Prevention of Significant Deterioration of Air Quality, Version 13; Regulation 2.08 Fees, Version 27; Regulation 6.07 Standards of Performance for Existing Indirect Heat Exchangers, Version 4; Regulation 6.09 Standards of Performance for Existing Process Operations, Version 7; Regulation 6.13 Standards of Performance for Existing Storage Vessels for Volatile Organic Compounds, Version 7; Regulation 6.26 Standards of Performance for Existing Volatile Organic Compound Water, Version 3; Regulation 6.31 Standards of Performance for Existing Miscellaneous Metal Parts and Products Surface Coating Operations, Version 6; Regulation 7.06 Standards of Performance for New Indirect Heat Exchangers, Version 3; Regulation 7.08 Standards of Performance for New Process Operations, Version 4; Regulation 7.12 Standards of Performance for New Storage Vessels for Volatile Organic Compounds Version 7; Regulation 7.20 Standards of Performance for New Gasoline Loading Facilities at Bulk Plants, Version 3; Regulation 7.36 Standards of Performance for New Volatile Organic Compound Water Separators, Version 4; and Regulation 7.59 Standards of Performance for New Miscellaneous Metal Parts and Products Surface Coating Operations, Version 6; that were proposed on November 15, 2017. If adopted by the Board, the amendments to Regulations 2.03v9, 2.05v13, 6.07v4, 6.09v7, 6.13v7, 6.26v3, 6.31v6, 7.06v3, 7.08v4, 7.12v7, 7.20v3, 7.36v4, and 7.59v6 will be submitted to US EPA for inclusion in the Kentucky State Implementation Plan. 

Nov 16 2017 Proposed Title V Construction Permit: LLFlex, LLC

 The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise a construction permit for LLFlex, LLC (rotogravure laminating of aluminum foil), 1225 W. Burnett Avenue, in accordance with Regulation 2.03.  The project is to add the Source-Specific State Implementation Plan (SIP) VOC Bubble Limit. The 30-day public comment period starts November 18, 2017, and ends on December 18, 2017.  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.

Nov 1 2017 Proposed Federally Enforceable District Origin Operating Permit (FEDOOP): PTHV Acquisition LLC

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to PTHV Acquisition LLC (surface coating of doors and windows), 7845 National Turnpike, Suite 150, Louisville, Kentucky 40214, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts on November 3, 2017, and ends on December 4, 2017. 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.

Oct 24 2017 Proposed Title V Operating Permit O-0026-17-V: Brown-Forman Cooperage

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Brown-Forman Cooperage (producer of white oak barrels), 402 MacLean Avenue, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 26, 2017, and ends on November 27, 2017. 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.

Oct 3 2017 Proposed Title V Construction Permit C-0026-1000-16-V-R3: Brown-Forman Coooperage

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Brown-Forman Cooperage (producer of white oak barrels), 402 Maclean Avenue, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 5, 2017, and ends on November 6, 2017. 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

Sep 28 2017 Proposed Title V Construction Permit C-0060-1054-17-V: Kosmos Cement Company (Portland Production Plant)

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Kosmos Cement Company (Portland cement production plant), 15301 Dixie Highway, in accordance with Regulation 2.03.  The construction project is to install an Activated Carbon Injection (ACI) System on the kiln. The 30-day public comment period starts September 30, 2017, and ends on October 30, 2017.  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.

Sep 25 2017 Air Quality Alert for Monday (9/25) and Tuesday (9/26)

News item about air quality alert for Monday (9/25) and Tuesday (9/26), 2017.