Groundwater Discharges Permit Applications

Division of Water

Published: Nov. 24, 2021
Comments Due: Dec. 8, 2021

Non-Hazardous Liquid Waste Transporters Permit

Joseph A. Cochran & Sons, Inc. has applied to the Groundwater Discharges Section for a Non-Hazardous Liquid Waste Transporters Permit to transport septage and grease trap waste and/or cooking oil waste, to be disposed of at the New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County Sewer Systems.

On-Site Wastewater Treatment and Disposal System

Merck Animal Health has submitted a renewal application for an Operation Permit to serve the Merck Animal Health Wastewater Treatment and Disposal Facility. The system has been designed to accommodate 3,015 gallons per day of wastewater. The site is located at 32856 Perdue Parkway, Sussex County, tax parcel # 3-33-03.00-0027.00.

The above-mentioned applications may be inspected by contacting:

Groundwater Discharges
89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE  19901

A public hearing on the above applications will NOT be held unless the Secretary of DNREC determines that a public hearing is in the public interest or if a written meritorious objection to the application is received within 15 days from this notice. A public hearing request shall be deemed meritorious if it exhibits a familiarity with the application and provides a reasoned statement of the action’s probable impact.