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Comment Period

LAWPS Operating permit modification

Hanford Dangerous Waste Permit

June 28, 2021 - Aug. 12, 2021, 11:59 p.m.

Our agency is holding a 45-day public comment period addressing proposed modifications to the Hanford Dangerous Waste Permit for the Low-Activity Waste Pretreatment System (LAWPS) Operating Unit Group (OUG) 1.

The permittee(s) are the U.S. Department of Energy and Washington River Protection Solutions.

LAWPS will be located on the Hanford Site in southeastern Washington. This agency initiated permit modification provides operating details for Phase One of the LAWPS OUG and closes Interim Compliance Schedule Item LAWPS-1.

Review and comment

The modification proposal and supporting documents are on our Hanford public comment periods page.

Proposed changes

Proposed changes

The following documents are included in the permit modification to support the public comment period:

  • Unit Specific Permit Conditions
  •  Appendix 1
  • Appendix 2.6
  • Addendum B, Waste Analysis Plan
  • Addendum C, Process Information
  • Addendum E, Security
  • Addendum G, Personnel Training
  • Addendum H, Closure Plan
  • Addendum I, Inspection Plan
  • Addendum J, Contingency Plan
  • Supplemental Information

For more information see the Nuclear Waste Program public comment page.

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Comment by mail

Daina McFadden
3100 Port of Benton Blvd
Richland, WA 99354
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Daina McFadden
Permit Communication Specialist

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