Gilton Resource Recovery Food Processing By-Product Site


SCH Number
Public Agency
Stanislaus County
Document Title
Gilton Resource Recovery Food Processing By-Product Site
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Gilton Resource Recovery is proposing to operate a Food Processing By-Product Dehydration site. This project will consist of a change of operators on an existing Food Processing By-Product Dehydration site. The new operators will be operating under similar plan of operations and conditions as the previous operators. The site will operate from March 15 to October 15 annually. Cannery waste/product will arrive from the operators processing site located on 800 McClure after it is processing and prepared for drying. Operator-owned transport vehicles will transport the product to the project location for drying. 53,500 tons of product are estimated to be dehydrated annually. The end product will be used as an ingredient for pet food.

Contact Information
Stanislaus County Department of Environmental Resources
Lead/Public Agency
Lead/Public Agency
3800 Cornucopia Way, Suite C
Modesto, CA 95358

Phone : (209) 525-6700
Gilton Resource Recovery
Project Applicant
Project Applicant
755 S. Yosemite Ave
Oakdale, CA 95361

Phone : (209) 527-3781


Total Acres
Parcel #

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, Class 1 (Existing Facilities)
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt under State CEQA Guidelines [Section 15301], which states that Class 1 consists of the operation, repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical equipment, or topographical features, involving negligible or no expansion of use.
Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15061 (b)(3) - General Rule Exemption
Reasons for Exemption
The activity is covered by the general rule that CEQA applies only to projects which have a potential for causing a significant effect on the environment. Where it can be seen with certainty that there is no possibility that the activity in question may have a significant effect on the environment, the activity is not subject to CEQA.
County Clerk


Notice of Exemption
Gilton - NOE   PDF 97 K

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