Notice has been given that:
DuPont Specialty Products USA, LLC Experimental Station, requests a permit to repair the stack for Boilers 1 and 2 at their 974 Centre Road facility. The stack repairs will result in a reduction in stack height from 100 feet to 80 feet. There will be no changes to boiler operations or permitted emissions. The emission limitations for Boilers 1 and 2 have been made federally enforceable through prior permitting actions and will not be changed. Boiler 1 will be permitted to emit 58.87 tons per year of NOX, 30.66 tons per year of CO, 3.13 tons per year of PM, 0.25 tons per year of SOX, and 2.27 tons per year of VOCs by Permit: APC-1982/0081-CONSTRUCTION (Amendment 5) (NOX RACT). Boiler 2 will be permitted to emit 58.87 tons per year of NOX, 30.66 tons per year of CO, 3.13 tons per year of PM, 0.25 tons per year of SOX, and 2.27 tons per year of VOCs by Permit: APC-1982/0082-CONSTRUCTION (Amendment 5) (NOX RACT).
The application for this permit may be reviewed upon request. The application is posted at de.gov/dnrecnotices. To submit comments, for additional information or for information regarding how you can inspect the application, please contact Jennifer Childears at (302) 739 9402.
A public hearing on any of the above applications will NOT be held unless the Secretary of DNREC receives a request for a hearing regarding that application within 15 days from the date of this notice, ending May 29, 2023. A request for a hearing shall be in writing. The request must also show a familiarity with the application and a reasoned statement of the permit’s probable impact.
All comments and public hearing requests should be mailed to the following address:
Division of Air Quality
State Street Commons, Suite 6A
100 W. Water Street, Dover 19904