Notice of Intent to issue NPDES Wastewater Discharge Permit #NC0089915

Event Description

PUBLIC NOTICE

N.C. DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY INTENT TO ISSUE NPDES WASTEWATER DISCHARGE PERMIT #NC0089915

Public comment or objection to the draft permit modification is invited. All comments received by August 10, 2020 will be considered in the final determination regarding permit issuance and permit provisions.

PERMIT APPLICATION

The Chemours Company FC, LLC has applied for a new NPDES wastewater permit (NC0089915) for the Chemours Company – Fayetteville Works, 22828 NC Highway 87 West; Fayetteville, NC, Bladen County. The facility will discharge treated surface water, stormwater, and groundwater to Cape Fear River in the Cape Fear River basin. Some of the parameters are water quality limited. This discharge may affect future allocations in this portion of the Cape Fear River basin. The location of Outfall is: Latitude: 34049’53”; Longitude: 78049’23”.

The draft wastewater permit and related documents are available online at: https://deq.nc.gov/news/key-issues/genx-investigation/chemours-permit-information. Printed copies of the draft permit and related documents may be reviewed at the department’s Fayetteville Regional Office. To make an appointment to review the documents, please call 910-433-3300. Public comment on the draft permit should be mailed to: Wastewater Permitting, Attn: Chemours Permit, 1617 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, N.C., 27699-1617. Public comments may also be submitted by email to: publiccomments@ncdenr.gov. Please be sure to include “Chemours” in the email’s subject line.