REQUEST FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS
ON DRAFT AIR PERMITS
REGULATING THE EMISSIONS OF AIR POLLUTANTS
(Docket No. 07-CA-PA-21)
Pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes (HRS), Chapter 342B-13 and Hawaii Administrative Rules (HAR), Chapter 11-60.1, the Department of Health, State of Hawaii (DOH), is requesting public comments on DRAFT PERMITS presently under review for:
(1) Initial Covered Source Permit (CSP) No. 0654-01-C
Halo Halo, Hawaii, LLC
dba Al Phillips Dry Cleaners
One 95-pound Petroleum Solvent Washer/Dryer
Located at: 340 Kuulei Road, Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii
(2) Covered Source Permit (CSP) No. 0442-02-C
United Laundry Services, Inc.
Three (3) SNG/Fuel Oil No. 2-Fired Boilers
Located at: 2291 Alahao Place, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
The DRAFT PERMITS are described as follows:
(1) Covered Source Permit No. 0654-01-C would grant conditional approval
to operate one 95-pound petroleum solvent washer/dryer at the Al
Phillips Dry Cleaners facility.
The applicant is proposing to install and operate a 95-pound petroleum
solvent washer/dryer. The dry-to-dry machine is computer controlled to
ensure proper operation and quality control. The machine will use a
petroleum solvent as the cleaning fluid and the potential emissions are
estimated at 680 pounds of volatile organic compounds per year.
The petroleum solvent washer/dryer is subject to the federal Standards of
Performance for New Stationary Sources, Title 40 CFR, Part 60, Standards
of Performance for New Stationary Sources, Subpart JJJ – Standards of
Performance for Petroleum Dry Cleaners.
(2) Covered Source Permit No. 0442-02-C would grant conditional approval
for the continued operation of two (2) boilers and the proposed
modification to add a smaller 250 HP boiler. There will be no change in
potential emissions since the total fuel consumption limit will remain
unchanged and only two (2) boilers may operate simultaneously.
The ADMINISTRATIVE RECORDS, consisting of the APPLICATIONS and non- confidential supporting materials from the applicant, the permit review summary, and the DRAFT PERMITS, are available for public inspection during regular office hours, Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., at the following location:
Clean Air Branch, Department of Health
919 Ala Moana Boulevard, Room 203, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
All comments on the draft permits and any request for a public hearing must be in writing, addressed to the Clean Air Branch at the above address and must be postmarked or received by September 9, 2007.
Any person may request a public hearing by submitting a written request that explains the party\u2019s interest and the reasons why a hearing is warranted. At the sole discretion of the Director of Health, DOH may hold a public hearing if a hearing would aid in DOH=s decision. If a public hearing is warranted, a public notice for the hearing will be published at least thirty days in advance of the hearing.
Interested persons may obtain copies of the administrative record or parts thereof by paying five cents per page copying costs. Please send written requests to the Clean Air Branch listed above or call Mr. Stuart Shoji (CSP No. 0654-01-C) or Mr. Corey Shibata (CSP No. 0442-06) at the Clean Air Branch at (808) 586-4200.
Comments on the draft permits should address, but need not be limited to, the permit conditions and the facilitys compliance with federal and state air pollution laws, including: (1) the National and State Ambient Air Quality Standards; and (2) HRS, Chapter 342B and HAR, Chapter 11-60.1.
DOH will make a final decision on the permits after considering all comments and will send notice of the final decision to each person who has submitted comments or requested such notice.
Chiyome Leinaala Fukino, M.D.
Director of Health
REQUEST FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS