Temporary Emergency Prmit for Treatment by Detonation, Beale Air Force Base (AFB)

Summary

SCH Number
2012118168
Lead Agency
Toxic Substances Control, Department of (Department of Toxic Substances Control)
Document Title
Temporary Emergency Prmit for Treatment by Detonation, Beale Air Force Base (AFB)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
11/21/2012

Document Description
The Department of Toxic Substances Control has issued an Emergency Permit to Beale AFB to treat hazardous waste by open detonation. The items to be treated are two 40 mm grenades (M406) and one 3.5 inch practice rocket (M29a2) and were recovered by local civilian law enforcement. Beale AFB Explosive Ordinance Disposal personnel have determined that, due to their condition, the items are considered unsafe for shipment. The Emergency Permit is effective from October 11, 2012 through January 10, 2013. Treatment will be scheduled depending on weather, logistics, and availability of personnel. The treatment activities will be conducted by qualified personnel from Beale AFB. The detonation will be performed on the Beale AFB Explosive Ordinance Disposal Range.

Contact Information
Michael Zamu1dio
Department of Toxic Substances Control
8800 Cal Center Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826-3000

Phone : (916) 255-6535

Location

Counties
Yuba
Other Location Info
Beale AFB

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
21080(b)(4);15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed detonation will be performed in a manner that minimizes potential environmental effects or impacts.

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