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 posted 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.

Camas School District No 117 - Camas  NEW
Application Number: CL-3260
Date Received: Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, February 14, 2024
Application Notice: CL-3260.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Replacement of two natural gas fired boilers.
 
Clark Regional Wastewater - Salmon Creek WWTP - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3207
Date Received: Wednesday, August 3, 2022
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Application Notice: CL-3207.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Increase of wastewater capacity resulting in increased emissions, primarily from digester gas combustion. Installation of digester gas H2S control measures.
 
Cowlitz PUD LFG - Castle Rock  
Application Number: CO-1091
Date Received: Friday, January 19, 2024
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, January 24, 2024
Application Notice: CO-1091.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Installation of six 2,242 horsepower landfill gas-fired engines to drive electric generators to produce power for sale.
 
Drax Longview - Longview  
Application Number: CO-1057
Date Received: Wednesday, July 27, 2022
Date Posted to Web: Friday, July 29, 2022
Application Notice: CO-1057.pdf
Agency Contact: Danny Phipps, 360-574-3058 ext.124
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: New wood pellet manufacturing facility processing 60 metric tons per hour wood chips. A 188 MMBtu/hr wood-fired furnace will provide heat for drying of the incoming wood chips.
 
Essex Laboratories - Chehalis  NEW
Application Number: L-743
Date Received: Friday, January 26, 2024
Date Posted to Web: Friday, January 26, 2024
Application Notice: L-743.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Installation of a propane-fired boiler to support mint oil processing.
 
Fiber Glass Systems - Ridgefield  
Application Number: CL-3259
Date Received: Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Application Notice: CL-3259.pdf
Agency Contact: Danny Phipps, 360-574-3058 ext.124
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Installation of a natural gas fired air heater.
 
Gateway Mart - Ridgefield  NEW
Application Number: CL-3261
Date Received: Friday, February 9, 2024
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, February 14, 2024
Application Notice: CL-3261.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: New gas station.
 
Green Hill School - Chehalis  
Application Number: L-742
Date Received: Monday, January 22, 2024
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Replacement of boiler burner.
 
Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc. - Centralia  
Application Number: L-736
Date Received: Wednesday, September 27, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, November 2, 2023
Application Notice: L-736.pdf
Agency Contact: Danny Phipps, 360-574-3058 ext.124
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: New metal fabrication facility where primary processes include cutting, oxyacetylene cutting, and plasma/laser cutting of stainless steel, carbon steel, and aluminum.
 
Lakeside Industries, Inc. - GenSet CAT 550 -   NEW
Application Number: CO-1092
Date Received: Thursday, February 1, 2024
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Application Notice: CO-1092.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Not Available
 
LANXESS Corporation - 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: None  
Application Purpose: Installation of new storage tank (T-1147), removal of inapplicable permit conditions, clarifications to permit conditions, synchronize equipment test dates
 
LANXESS Corporation - 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: None  
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
 
LANXESS Corporation - Kalama  
Application Number: CO-1070
Date Received: Tuesday, April 18, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, April 26, 2023
Application Notice: CO-1070.pdf
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Replacement of the benozate fluidized bed extruder baghouse with a wet scrubber.
 
Meridian Hill Compost - Centralia  
Application Number: L-732
Date Received: Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Friday, January 20, 2023
Application Notice: L-732.pdf
Agency Contact: Danny Phipps, 360-574-3058 ext.124
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Compost facility utilizing aerated static pile and biofiltration.
 
Musket Corporation - Centralia  
Application Number: L-737
Date Received: Tuesday, October 31, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Friday, November 17, 2023
Application Notice: L-737.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Diesel exhaust fluid (urea) terminal utilizing two 2.0 MMBtu/hr diesel-fired boilers for process heat as necessary.
 
Northwest Paper Box - Camas  
Application Number: CL-3235
Date Received: Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, July 11, 2023
Application Notice: CL-3235.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: New cardboard box manufacturing facility.
 
Pacific Coast Shredding, LLC - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3255
Date Received: Friday, November 17, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Application Notice: CL-3255.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Request for a voluntary limit on the number of vehicles shredded in order to become exempt from the Air Operating (Title V) permit program.
 
Pomp's Tire Service, Inc. - Chehalis  
Application Number: L-740
Date Received: Thursday, December 7, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Application Notice: L-740.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Replacement of the buffing particulate matter control system.
 
Space Age Fuel No 202 - Castle Rock  
Application Number: CO-1090
Date Received: Wednesday, December 27, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, December 28, 2023
Application Notice: CO-1090.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Increase annual gasoline throughput
 
Wallace Brothers - Toledo  
Application Number: CL-3230
Date Received: Thursday, March 30, 2023
Date Posted to Web: Friday, April 7, 2023
Application Notice: CL-3230.pdf
Agency Contact: Danny Phipps, 360-574-3058 ext.124
SEPA Determination: None  
Application Purpose: Approval for an exisitng rock crushing facility using two diesel generator sets.
 
Westlake 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: None  
Application Purpose: Title 5 OPT OUT - Requesting 80 tpy limit for CO - synthetic minor 80