Emergency Permit for Treatment by Detonation, U.S Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms

Summary

SCH Number
2011098339
Lead Agency
Toxic Substances Control, Department of (Department of Toxic Substances Control)
Document Title
Emergency Permit for Treatment by Detonation, U.S Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
The Department of Toxic Substance Control has issued an Emergency Permit to U.S Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms (MCAGCC) to treat hazardous waste by open detonation. The items were discovered off-site during a Naval Criminal Investigative Service investigation and brought to MCAGCC for treatment. The items to be treated are military munitions, such as artillery simulators, SMAW simulators, smoke grenades, and blank rounds. The net explosive weight of all the items together is approximately 2.9 pounds. MCAGCC Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) personnel have determined that the items are considered unsafe for shipment or indefinite storage.

Contact Information
Beverly Rikala
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Office of Permitting 8800 Cal Center Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826-3000

916 255 3746

Location

Counties
San Bernardino

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
S:21080(b)(4),15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
Actions necessary to prevent an emergency.
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