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E-M:/ More Time for Comment on Exemption at Romulus Disposal Well

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                 U.S. EPA REGION 5 NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT: Phillippa Cannon, (312) 353-6218

For Immediate Release
No 03-OPA009

EPA Extends Comment Period to May 16 on Proposed Land Ban Exemption for

CHICAGO (Jan. 24, 2003) -- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5
has extended the comment period to May 16 on its proposal to exempt
Environmental Disposal Systems from federal restrictions on land disposal
of hazardous waste for two commercial Class I injection wells in Romulus,
Mich.  If the exemption is granted, EDS may use the wells to dispose of
regulated liquid hazardous waste.

The draft decision is posted on EPA's Web site
www.epa.gov/region5/water/uic/pubpdf/factsheet.pdf.   It is also available
for review at the following libraries:  Eshelman Library, Henry Ford
Community College, 501 Evergreen, Dearborn; Romulus Public Library, 11121
Wayne Road; and Taylor Community Library, 12303 Pardee Road.

Comments should be postmarked by May 16 and mailed to Sally K.Swanson,
Underground Injection Control Branch, U.S. EPA, (WU-16J), 77 W. Jackson
Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60604-3590, or e-mailed to swanson.sally@epa.gov.


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