Air Discharge Permit Applications Received

The following is a list of open air discharge permit applications received by the Southwest Clean Air Agency (SWCAA). Facilities are listed in alphabetical order. Applications received within the last 30 days are marked as NEW.

Interested parties must contact SWCAA within 15 days of date received or the application may be processed without further public involvement. An application summary for each application will be provided within a few days of receipt of application. Click on the Application Notice link for an  application to read the full notice to determine if there will be opportunity for further public involvement.

Bio Recycling Corporation - Centralia  
Application Number: L-713
Date Received: Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, July 23, 2020
Application Notice: L-713.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Replacement of odor control scrubber with a different type of scrubber to scrub ammonia instead of chlorine based scrubber for odor and installation of a carbon bed scrubber in the receiving area.
 
City of Vancouver - Facilities Management - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3059
Date Received: Tuesday, October 02, 2018
Date Posted to Web: Friday, October 12, 2018
Application Notice: CL-3059.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Approval for emergency generator engines and boilers previously installed at multiple facilities.
 
City of Vancouver - Public Works - Wastewater Pump Stations - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3108
Date Received: Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Approval for existing emergency engine driven sewer lift station pumps in various locations within the City of Vancouver service area
 
Columbia Northwest Recycling, Inc. - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3064
Date Received: Tuesday, November 06, 2018
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Application Notice: CL-3064.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of several new crushers and engines to replace existing crushing equipment
 
Eagle US 2 LLC - Longview  
Application Number: CO-1021
Date Received: Friday, October 25, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, November 14, 2019
Application Notice: CO-1021.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Title 5 OPT OUT - Requesting 80 tpy limit for CO - synthetic minor 80
 
Emerald Kalama Chemical, LLC - Kalama  
Application Number: CO-976
Date Received: Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, May 18, 2017
Application Notice: CO-976.pdf
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation of new storage tank (T-1147), removal of inapplicable permit conditions, clarifications to permit conditions, synchronize equipment test dates
 
Emerald Kalama Chemical, LLC - Kalama  
Application Number: CO-1019
Date Received: Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Lead Agency: Port of Vancouver
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Permit modification for distillation columns C-1151, C-1181, C-1191 and C-1211 - modify reporting requirements to "as the chemical of greatest concern" instead of Carbon
 
Farwest Portable Crushing, Inc. - North Bonneville  
Application Number: S-137
Date Received: Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Friday, July 17, 2020
Application Notice: S-137.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of a portable Clemro jaw crusher and portable electric generator NONROAD diesel engine CAT 3412 CDITA, 810 bhp, mfg 2/24/1995
 
Frito-Lay, Inc. - Vancouver  NEW
Application Number: CL-3140
Date Received: Tuesday, September 01, 2020
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Checklist: VIEW  August 25, 2020
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Permit mod to replace the existing mechanical railcar corn unloading system with a pneumatic system, replacement of 3 existing corn silos with 3 new silos, and replacement of the pneumatic conveyance piping with transfers corn from the silos to the production area - to tie into the existing receiving cyclone. Schenck process cartridge collector 1915 acfm 19AVRC32 Style III, Schenck process cartridge collector 504 acfm, 39AVRC04 Style II, Schenck process cartridge collector 19AVRC32 Style III, 1915 acfm, Schenck process cartridge collector 19RTC1 Style II, 68 acfm
 
Gateway Shell - Castle Rock  NEW
Application Number: CO-1034
Date Received: Tuesday, September 01, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, September 02, 2020
Application Notice: CO-1034.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Removal of non-ORVR compatible Stage II controls as provided in SWCAA 491-040(4)
 
Leichner Landfill - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3138
Date Received: Thursday, August 06, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, August 06, 2020
Application Notice: CL-3138.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Lead Agency: Port of Vancouver
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of a replacement landfill gas collection system flare for the Leichner Landfill. The proposed flare is a Perennial Energy 2.7 MMBtu/hr Micro Enclosed Flare with a thermal loading rate of 0.27 to 3.0 MMBtu/hr. It will be fully enclosed with a 40 in diameter and 25 feet tall.The destruction efficiency is rated at 99% for hydrocarbons and iwll have a propane pilot light.
 
Millennium Bulk Terminals - Coal Export Terminal - Longview  
Application Number: CO-1004
Date Received: Thursday, September 13, 2018
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, October 04, 2018
Application Notice: CO-1004.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Lead Agency: Cowlitz County
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Construction and operation of a new coal export terminal - 25 million tonnes/yr - in Longview, WA. Coal to be received via rail and exported via marine terminal. Potential coal dust emission points will be controlled with various methods including sealing agents, enclosed buildings, enclosed transfer towers and conveyor galleries, soft flow chutes, conveyor belt cleaning devices, high pressure wet sprays.
 
North Pacific Paper Corp. (NORPAC) - Longview  
Application Number: CO-1014
Date Received: Friday, June 21, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Friday, June 28, 2019
Application Notice: CO-1014.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Lead Agency: Cowlitz County
SEPA Checklist: VIEW  May 29, 2019
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of a new drum pulper and recovered fiber pulping line including drum pulper, cleaners, deckers, dump tower, screens, chests and thickeners and product handling and conveying.
 
Pac Paper LLC - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3135
Date Received: Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, July 16, 2020
Application Notice: CL-3135.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of two new bag machines HG Weber model 833A, with a maximum output of 400 bags per minute. Each machine will include an inline Holweg Weber Model IF-526 flexographic printer. Each printer will have a maximum width of 43.3 inches, four print stations with doctor bade assemblies and electric heated dryers. Inks and adhesives will be similar to products currently in use at facility. Emissions are expected to increase by 2.05 tpy VOC and 0.27 tpy HAP.
 
Pacific Coast Fertilizer - Longview  
Application Number: CO-1003
Date Received: Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, August 09, 2018
Application Notice: CO-1003.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Lead Agency: City of Longview
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of a facility to process natural gas in the manufacture of anhydrous ammonia. The facility would store the product on-site and transfer and load the product for shipping via tanker trucks and marine vessels.
 
PacifiCorp Energy - Yale,Merwin,Swift - Ariel  
Application Number: CO-1033
Date Received: Monday, August 03, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Application Notice: CO-1033.pdf
Agency Contact: Danny Phipps, 360-574-3058 ext.124
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Replacement of two non-emergency generator sets with two new units at the Swift Forest Camp. The new units will be Generac Gensets with Mitsubishi engines model 54L2, diesel, engine family LMVXL01.8EBA, 2020 EPA Tier 4. One engine is 19.0 bhp and the second engine is 24.7 bhp.
 
Peck Petroleum - Vancouver  NEW
Application Number: CL-3141
Date Received: Thursday, September 10, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Friday, September 11, 2020
Application Notice: CL-3141.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Application to remove Stage II gasoline vapor control equipment and installation of low permeation hoses and dripless nozzles.
 
SEH America, Inc. - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3090
Date Received: Wednesday, July 03, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3090.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of an additional fan to the existing 5 and a roof stack to exhaust controlled emissions from the Building 65 acid scrubber system. Fan is being added to facilitate maintenance and operation and will not have an associated emissions increase. Replacement of the B40 WP Main Boiler (B01) with a similar unit - the existing burner is proposed to be used in the replacement firebox. The existing boiler is a Bryan RV600 and the replacement unit will be a Bryan RV600.
 
Simonds International - Ridgefield  
Application Number: CL-3121
Date Received: Friday, March 20, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Friday, March 20, 2020
Application Notice: CL-3121.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Checklist: VIEW  March 20, 2020
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of a saw blade manufacturing facility with welding and dust collectors.
 
Steel Painters, Inc. 2 - Longview  NEW
Application Number: CO-1035
Date Received: Tuesday, September 08, 2020
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Modification of permit to increase VOC emission limit to support an increase in business and painting activities.
 
The Willamette Valley Company LLC - Centralia  
Application Number: L-700
Date Received: Thursday, May 16, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Application Notice: L-700.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Establishment of VOC and HAP/TAP emission limits for alder bark wood drying operations - identification of HAPs and TAPs.
 
Trobella Cabinetry, Inc. - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3136
Date Received: Thursday, July 30, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, August 05, 2020
Application Notice: CL-3136.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of a second Cefla Prima Spray System with an air flow rate of 4708 ACFM and a Prime Heat electric drying tunnel with a 55 kW heater coil. Installation of additional finish equipment will result in an increase in production and an increase in emissions from the facility.