Temporary Emergency Permit for Treatment by Detonation, Naval Air Station (NAS) North Island

Summary

SCH Number
2014108464
Lead Agency
Toxic Substances Control, Department of (Department of Toxic Substances Control)
Document Title
Temporary Emergency Permit for Treatment by Detonation, Naval Air Station (NAS) North Island
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
The Department of Toxic Substances Control has issued an Emergency Permit to NAS North Island marine flares. The items were discovered and recovered from Pacific Beach, La Jolla Beach and Imperial Beach. They are currently being stored at NAS North Island in an Explosive Ordinance and Disposal (EOD) safe holding area. The items along with items that may be discovered will be transported to the Naval Air Facility (NAF) Bombing Range in El Centro, California where they will be treated by open detonation. Both transport and open detonation will be done following millitary protocols. Nas North Island EOD personnel have determined that the items are unstable and considered unsafe for continued storage.

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

(916) 255-3742

Location

Cities
El Centro
Counties
Imperial

Notice of Exemption

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