Notice of Proposal to Issue Approval for Owner Requested Limits for the Petro Star, Inc., Valdez Petroleum Terminal

Petro Star, Inc.
Valdez Petroleum Terminal

The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (ADEC) proposes to issue the approval for Owner Requested Limits (ORLs), AQ0505ORL01, for the Petro Star, Inc. Valdez Petroleum Terminal under Alaska Statute 46.14 and regulation 18 AAC 50.

Operator:      Petro Star, Inc.
                     3900 C Street, Suite 802
                     Anchorage, AK 99503

Location:       402 W. Egan Drive, Valdez, AK 99686

Activity:         Storage, loading, and unloading of fuel.

Emissions:     The ORLs keep VOC potential to emit (PTE) less than 80 tons per year (tpy) and hazardous air pollutant PTE less than 6 tpy.

Preliminary Review: ADEC is making a preliminary decision to approve the ORLs.

Application Information: Copies of the application and the preliminary ORL are available at:

ADEC/APP, 555 Cordova St, Anchorage, AK 99501, (907) 269-7577
ADEC/APP, 410 Willoughby Ave, Suite 303, Juneau, AK 99811-1800, (907) 465-5100
ADEC/APP, 610 University Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99709-3643, (907) 451-2360
Valdez Consortium Library, 212 Fairbanks Dr, Valdez, AK 99686, (907) 835-4632

Copies of the preliminary approval are also available online at:

Opportunity for Public Participation: Notice is also given that any interested person may present written statements relevant to the draft documents by the close of the public comment period. Written comments will be included in the record if received by close of the comment period. ADEC will consider all comments received and make any changes it finds beneficial or necessary to assure compliance with 18 AAC 50 or State Law. Any person may request a public hearing and that hearing will be held if ADEC finds that good cause exists. ADEC will issue a final decision to issue or deny the ORL authorization after the close of the public comment period. ADEC complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. If you are a person with a disability who may need a special accommodation in order to participate in this public process, please contact Theresa Zimmerman at (907) 465-6171, or TDD Relay Service 1-800-770-8973/TTY, or dial 711 within 15 days of publication of this notice to ensure that any necessary accommodations can be provided.

Please direct written statements or requests relevant to the proposed permit to Scott Faber at ADEC’s Anchorage office by mail at 555 Cordova St, Anchorage, AK 99501, by fax at (907) 269-7508, or by email to Comments must be received by close of public comment at 4:30 pm on March 4, 2019.

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Created 1/31/2019 8:27:18 AM by tlollila


Department: Environmental Conservation
Category: Public Notices
Location(s): Statewide
Project/Regulation #: AQ0505ORL01
Publish Date: 1/31/2019
Archive Date: 3/5/2019
  • Public Comments Due
    3/4/2019 4:30pm