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Enviro-Mich message from "Alex J. Sagady & Associates" <ajs@sagady.com>
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Was this on anyone's radar screen.....Mike Ferantino, Jr gets
more room for hazardous waste at Wayne Disposal by the I-94
and the Willow Run Airport...???


Date: Thu, 30 Aug 2001 08:58:44 -0500
From: Reshkin.Karen@epamail.epa.gov
Subject: EPA APPROVES WAYNE DISPOSAL EXPANSION PERMIT
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                 U.S. EPA REGION 5 NEWS RELEASE
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CONTACTS: (media) Karen Thompson, (312) 353-8547
           (technical) Steve Johnson, (312) 886-1330

For Immediate Release                                No. 01-OPA141

EPA APPROVES WAYNE DISPOSAL EXPANSION PERMIT

CHICAGO (Aug. 30, 2001) -- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Region 5 has approved a permit to modify operations at the Wayne
Disposal Inc. hazardous- waste  landfill in Belleville, Mich.

The permit, issued under the federal Toxic Substances Control
Act, allows for expansion of an existing hazardous waste cell,
located just south of Willow Run Airport.  The modifications will
give Wayne Disposal 2.9 million cubic yards more space for
additional waste.

Copies of the approval and EPA's response to public comments are
available for review at the Fred C. Fischer Library, 167 Fourth
St., or Van Buren Township, 46425 Tyler Road, both in Belleville,
or contact Cheryl Allen at EPA Region 5, 77 W. Jackson Blvd., P-
19J, Chicago, IL 60604, (800) 621-8431, Ext. 36196.

Wayne Disposal Inc., located at 49350 N. Service Drive,
Belleville, is a hazardous-waste and PCB-waste landfill.

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About EPA

Founded in 1970, EPA is responsible for protecting the
environment and human health. The Agency enforces air, water, and
land laws and ensures that designated health standards are met.
EPA Region 5 includes six Great Lakes States: Illinois, Indiana,
Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

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