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May 5, 2019
Event: 60-Day Public Comment Period on Proposed Changes to Hanford’s WTP Dangerous Waste Permit
Category: Comment Period / Feedback Opportunity
Event Date: Apr. 1, 2019 – May 30, 2019


Notice of Public Comment Period on Proposed Changes to Hanford’s Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (WTP) Dangerous Waste Permit

The US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of River Protection is holding a 60-day public comment period to support a requested Class 2 permit modification to the Hanford WTP Dangerous Waste Permit. This modification is requesting approval from the Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) to install a new permitted waste container storage area and a new transporter staging area in support of WTP operations.

The public comment period is April 1 through May 30, 2019 with a public meeting May 8, 2019. The public meeting will be held May 8, 2019, 5:30 p.m., Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Dr. Richland, Washington  99352. To read the full documentation, please see the Events Calendar, the Administrative Record and the Public Information Repositories 

If you can’t attend the meeting in person, join via the webinar.
Registration URL:
Webinar ID: 687-052-315

Below is a summary fact sheet, or you can visit to review details on these proposed changes. Please submit comments by May 30, 2019, by mail to:

Washington Department of Ecology
3100 Port of Benton Boulevard
Richland, WA 99354
or electronically at:

Questions? Please contact Paula Call, DOE at or Annette Carlson, Ecology at

The permittee's compliance history during the life of the permit being modified is available from the Washington State Department of Ecology contact person above.

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