Temporary Emergency Permit for Treatment by Burning, California Department for Forestry and Fire Protection

Summary

SCH Number
2012108267
Lead Agency
Toxic Substances Control, Department of (Department of Toxic Substances Control)
Document Title
Temporary Emergency Permit for Treatment by Burning, California Department for Forestry and Fire Protection
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
10/17/2012

Document Description
Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) has issued an emergency permit to California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CDFFP) to treat hazardous waste by burning. The hazardous waste to be treated consists of up to 60,000 pounds of fireworks (Department of Transporation Hazard Class 1.4) in the current inventory plus fireworks that may be seized during the effective period of the emergency permit. The items are seized by the CDFFP during multiple seizure actions and are illegal for sale in California. The emergency permit is effective from October 17, 2012 through January 14, 2013. Treatment will be schedule depending on weather, logistics, and availability of personnel.

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

Phone : (916) 255-3746

Location

Counties
San Bernardino

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
S:15269
Reasons for Exemption
Action necessary to prevent or mitigate an emergency.
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