7 DE Admin. Code 1102 Natural Minor Permit Applications: Summit Cremation Services, LLC

Division of Air Quality

Published: May 28, 2023
Comments Due: June 12, 2023

Notice has been given that:

Summit Cremation Services, LLC, requests a Natural Minor permit to construct one (1) American Crematory Equipment Co. Model A300 Crematory System at their 119 W. Camden-Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, Kent County facility. The A300 Crematory System will be permitted to emit 0.94 tons per year (TPY) of NOX, 0.42 TPY of SO2, 1.63 TPY of CO, 0.14 TPY of PM, 0.11 TPY of PM10, and 0.49 TPY of VOC by Permit: APC-2023/0059-Construction. Using information obtained through testing conducted and published by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Department has estimated and modeled the emission rates of various trace heavy metals and hazardous air pollutants emitted from operation of the B&L Human Cremation system and determined that the pollutants do not pose a threat to the health and safety of the general public.

The application for this permit may be reviewed upon request. The application is posted at 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 June 12, 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