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.

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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Approval for emergency generator engines and boilers previously installed at multiple facilities.
 
City of Vancouver - Marine Park - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3051
Date Received: Friday, May 25, 2018
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Application Notice: CL-3051.pdf
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Checklist Date: Friday, May 25, 2018
Application Purpose: Modification of the visible emission limit for the emergency generator engine and removal of hydrogen sulfide emission testing requirement.
 
City of Vancouver - Public Works - Wastewater Pump Stations - Vancouver  NEW
Application Number: CL-3108
Date Received: Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Agency Contact: John St.Clair, 360-574-3058 ext.127
SEPA Determination No:
Application Purpose: Approval for existing emergency engine driven sewr lift station pumps in various locations within the City of Vancouver service area
 
Clark County - Public Works - Salmon Creek Treatment Plant - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3105
Date Received: Friday, October 11, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Friday, October 18, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3105.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: Clark County - Alliance
SEPA Checklist Date: Thursday, September 06, 2018
Application Purpose: Two phase project with Phase 5B-1 adding collection of vapors from the preliminary and primary treatment liquids and solids process with the addition of two biotrickling filters and two new carbon adsorbers with 16,000 acfm combined capacity. Phase 5B-2 is a capacity expansion with one new secondary clarifier No 5 - demo of No 2, new aeration basin No 7, increase in wastewater processing capacity from 14.95 to 17.5 million gallons per day.
 
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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of several new crushers and engines to replace existing crushing equipment
 
Costco 1086 - 192nd Ave - Camas  
Application Number: CL-3086
Date Received: Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, June 27, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3086.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Requesting an annual throughput limit increase from 15,000,000 gal/yr to 21,000,000 gal/yr. No equipment changes.
 
Costco 772 - Andresen - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3084
Date Received: Friday, June 07, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, June 27, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3084.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Requesting an annual throughput limit increase from 15,000,000 gal/yr to 26,000,000 gal/yr. No equipment changes.
 
Dick Hannah Auto Body - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3095
Date Received: Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3095.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: City of Vancouver
SEPA Checklist Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Application Purpose: Permit approval for a newly constructed and operating auto body shop
 
Eagle US 2 LLC - Longview  NEW
Application Number: CO-1021
Date Received: Friday, October 25, 2019
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
Application Purpose: Not Available
 
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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: Port of Vancouver
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
 
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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Installation of new storage tank (T-1147), removal of inapplicable permit conditions, clarifications to permit conditions, synchronize equipment test dates
 
Freeway Deli Mart - Chehalis  NEW
Application Number: L-705
Date Received: Friday, October 18, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Application Notice: L-705.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
Application Purpose: Permit modification to allow use of EVR Stage I equipment by plugging the drain valve in the spill buckets. Incorrect spill buckets.
 
Glacier Northwest, Inc. - East Vancouver Ready Mix - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3104
Date Received: Thursday, October 10, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3104.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Replacement of existing cartridge collector on batcher with C&W CP-70-S, 432 acfm, cartridge style pulse-jet cleaning
 
Glacier Northwest, Inc. - Longview Ready Mix - Longview  NEW
Application Number: CO-1020
Date Received: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Application Notice: CO-1020.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Replacement of two cartirdge dust collectors on cement and slag silos - C&W model CP-LPR-8-S-FS, 2340 acfm, s/n 46076 and new, pulse jet cleaning, 8 cartirdges, 420 sq ft
 
Hy-Pro Filtration - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3094
Date Received: Tuesday, August 06, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Friday, August 23, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3094.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: City of Vancouver
Application Purpose: Approval for an existing facility with metal parts welding, a 90 bhp emergency diesel generator engine - John Deere and 0.55 MMBtu/hr of space heaters, nat gas
 
Kelso School District No 458 - Kelso  
Application Number: CO-1016
Date Received: Saturday, August 03, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Application Notice: CO-1016.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Replacement of numerous combustion devices at the Kelso HS including 9 boilers, 1 hot water tank, 1 dust collector and one steamer oven in addition to adding 6 nat gas fired oven units in the Culinary Arts kitchen, and replacing a cyclone dust collector, arc welding stations and oxy acetylene welding stations.
 
Lonza - Arch Wood Protection, Inc. - Kalama  NEW
Application Number: CO-1022
Date Received: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
Application Purpose: Not Available
 
McFarlanes Bark, Inc. - 621 - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3103
Date Received: Wednesday, October 09, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Friday, October 11, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3103.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
SEPA Checklist Date: Monday, July 15, 2019
Application Purpose: Installation and operation of a Morbark 6600 wood hog (chipper) with an integrated Caterpillar diesel engine NONROAD 3412 1000 bhp
 
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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: Cowlitz County
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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: Cowlitz County
SEPA Checklist Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
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.
 
Norwesco, Inc. - Washougal  NEW
Application Number: CL-3106
Date Received: Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Friday, October 25, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3106.pdf
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Determination No:
Application Purpose: Modification of emission limits for process oven based on more current actual emissions from this facility and other similar installations and revise the O2 correction factor for calculating emissions.
 
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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: City of Longview
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.
 
Platinum Pets, LLC - Vancouver  
Application Number: CL-3100
Date Received: Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3100.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Increase in the emission limit from 2600 lbs/yr to 7800 lb/yr. No changes to equipment.
 
R. D. Olson Manufacturing, Inc. - Kelso  
Application Number: CO-1018
Date Received: Friday, August 16, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Application Notice: CO-1018.pdf
Agency Contact: Vannessa McClelland, 360-574-3058 ext.129
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: Port of Vancouver
Application Purpose: Approval for a new existing paint booth at their existing facility - Rohner ICD-RWP-22-18-70-EPPB, 39,600 acfm.
 
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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
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 will be used in the replacement firebox. The existing boiler is a Bryan RV600 and the replacement unit will be a Bryan RV600.
 
Tacoma Power - Cowlitz River Project - Salkum  NEW
Application Number: L-704
Date Received: Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Application Notice: L-704.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Replacement of 2 ozone generators with 3 Primozone GM-48 ozone generators, 150 lb/day each, increase river water flowrate through basins - increase in direct ozone emissions
 
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 Determination No:
SEPA Lead Agency: SWCAA
Application Purpose: Establishment of VOC and HAP/TAP emission limits for alder bark wood drying operations - identification of HAPs and TAPs.
 
Vancouver School District No 37 - Vancouver  NEW
Application Number: CL-3107
Date Received: Friday, October 25, 2019
Date Posted to Web: Friday, November 01, 2019
Application Notice: CL-3107.pdf
Agency Contact: Clint Lamoreaux, 360-574-3058 ext.131
SEPA Determination No:
Application Purpose: Replacement of boilers and water heaters at Peter Ogden Elementary - two Cleaver Brooks ClearFire CFC-700-2500-125HW and two HTP water heaters PHM199-100, all nat gas
 
Wilkins, Kaiser and Olsen, Inc. - Carson  NEW
Application Number: S-136
Date Received: Tuesday, November 05, 2019
Agency Contact: Wess Safford, 360-574-3058 ext.126
SEPA Determination No:
Application Purpose: Not Available