NYSDEC Releases Final Statement of Basis for OU3

On February 17, 2021, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) released its Final Statement of Basis addressing conditions in Suspected Air Deposition Study Area 2 (Air Deposition Area 2), also known as Operable Unit 3 (OU3) in the Middleport Environmental Remediation Program. All work in OU3 is subject to a 2019 Order […]

NYSDEC Approves 2021 Remediation Activities Work Plan

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), in consultation with the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH), has approved FMC’s Off-Site Investigation and Remediation Work Plan for 2021 Activities as part of the Middleport Environmental Remediation Program. The approved Work Plan can be accessed here. The options described within this Work Plan […]

Citizen Participation Plan

FMC has developed a Citizen Participation Plan for the FMC Middleport Facility to provide opportunities for public participation in the environmental remediation process. The document prepared in June 2019 can be accessed here. The Citizen Participation Plan describes the citizen participation activities that will be conducted during the remedial process for the Operable Units (OUs,) […]

FMC Provides Comments to Draft OU3 Statement of Basis

After reviewing the OU (Operable Unit) 3 Draft Statement of Basis issued September 30, 2020 by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), FMC Corporation has submitted public comments as part of the Department’s regulatory process associated with assessing potential clarifications and/or revisions to be added to the decision document and/or the selected […]

Revised RCRA Contingency Plan

FMC Corporation (FMC) has updated its Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Contingency Plan for its Middleport, New York facility to reflect changes to its emergency coordinator and emergency spill kits, and to discuss the above-referenced Order on Consent and Administrative Settlement (Index No. CO9-20140625-40), effective June 6, 2019 (Order). These revisions are considered minor […]