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.

Analog Devices, Inc. - Camas  
Application Number: CL-3146
Date Received: Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Application Notice: CL-3146.pdf
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of 2 additional EPI scrubbers to support an increase in production at the facility. The 2 EPI scrubbers are identical to the 8 currently installed at the facility.
 
Columbia Northwest Recycling, Inc. - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3064
Date Received: Tuesday, November 6, 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
 
Columbia River Carbonates - Woodland  NEW
Application Number: CO-1038
Date Received: Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, February 25, 2021
Application Notice: CO-1038.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Request to modify the oxygen correction for the permit limits on the two air heaters to 18% from 3%.
 
Columbia River Carbonates Pelletizing Plant - Woodland  NEW
Application Number: CO-1037
Date Received: Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, February 25, 2021
Application Notice: CO-1037.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Request to modify the oxygen correction for the permit limits on the two air heaters to 18% from 3%.
 
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-1019
Date Received: Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
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 as Carbon
 
Emerald Kalama Chemical, LLC - Kalama  
Application Number: CO-976
Date Received: Tuesday, May 2, 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
 
Ershigs, Inc. - Attbar Division - Ridgefield  NEW
Application Number: CL-3154
Date Received: Friday, February 26, 2021
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Not Available
 
Frito-Lay, Inc. - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3140
Date Received: Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Friday, September 18, 2020
Application Notice: CL-3140.pdf
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
 
Millennium Bulk Terminals - Coal Export Terminal - Longview  
Application Number: CO-1004
Date Received: Thursday, September 13, 2018
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, October 4, 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.
 
nLight Corporation - Sharp - Camas  NEW
Application Number: CL-3152
Date Received: Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Application Notice: CL-3152.pdf
Agency Contact: Danny Phipps, 360-574-3058 ext.124
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of a new Crest Ultrasonics Solvac -S1-AL-1812 parts cleaner utilizing acetone as a cleaning solvent - Toxic emissions
 
Paradise Truck Stop - Ridgefield  NEW
Application Number: CL-3153
Date Received: Thursday, February 25, 2021
Date Posted to Web: Friday, February 26, 2021
Application Notice: CL-3153.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Rebuild of existing facility to include additional conveniences such as motel and restaurant - two point EVR Stage I, low perm hoses and dripless (ECO) nozzles
 
Platinum Pets, LLC - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3151
Date Received: Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Application Notice: CL-3151.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Facility has requested an increase in emissions to accomodate an increase in production driven by demand. No equipment changes.
 
Printforia, Inc. - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3145
Date Received: Thursday, November 5, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, November 5, 2020
Application Notice: CL-3145.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Checklist: VIEW  November 5, 2020
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of 4 automated digital T-shirt printer Ovaljet and dryer Adelco operation.
 
SEH America, Inc. - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3090
Date Received: Wednesday, July 3, 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.
 
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.
 
WaferTech LLC - Camas  
Application Number: CL-3147
Date Received: Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Application Notice: CL-3147.pdf
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Checklist: VIEW  November 6, 2020
SEPA Determination:   
Application Purpose: Request an increase in emissions of HF and nitric acid emission limits due to an increase in production at the facility. No additional equipment to be installed. Current scrubbers are operating at greater than 95% efficiency based on current source testing.