[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 222 (Friday, November 16, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Page 68831]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-27874]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE


Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Under the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (``CERCLA'')

    On November 9, 2012, the Department of Justice lodged a proposed 
consent decree (``proposed Decree'') with the United States District 
Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania in the lawsuit entitled 
United States and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of 
Environmental Protection v. Cast Parts, Inc, et al., Civil Action No. 
12-1656.
    The United States filed this lawsuit under the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA). The 
United States' complaint names Cast Parts, Inc., Energy Control 
Systems, Inc., Gutierrez Machine Corporation, Kirschbaum-Krupp Metal 
Corporation, K&K Metal Recycling, LLC., Lavigne Manufacturing Co., M.J. 
Metal, Inc., Marshalltown Company, Metal Mart International, Inc., 
Middletown Aerospace Corporation, Mid-State Investment Company, Mid-
State Machine Company, LLC, National Machine Company, Premco, Inc., 
Rolls-Royce Corporation, Black & Decker (U.S.) Inc., Johns Hopkins 
University, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, LLC, 
and Winter's Performance Products as defendants. The complaint requests 
recovery of costs that the United States incurred responding to 
releases of hazardous substances at the Remacor Superfund Site in West 
Pittsburg, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. All defendants signed the 
consent decree, and collectively agree to pay $1,110,865.40 of the 
United States' response costs. In return, the United States agrees not 
to sue the defendants under sections 106 and 107 of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 
9606 and 9607(a).
    The publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on 
the proposed Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant 
Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and 
should refer to United States and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania 
Department of Environmental Protection v. Cast Parts, Inc. et al., D.J. 
Ref. No. 90-11-3-09682/1. All comments must be submitted no later than 
thirty (30) days after the publication date of this notice. Comments 
may be submitted either by email or by mail:

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        To submit comments:                     Send them to:
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By email..........................  pubcomment-ees.enrd@usdoj.gov.
By mail...........................  Assistant Attorney General, U.S.
                                     DOJ--ENRD, P.O. Box 7611,
                                     Washington, DC 20044-7611.
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    During the public comment period, the consent decree may be 
examined and downloaded at this Justice Department Web site: http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/Consent_Decrees.html. We will provide a paper copy 
of the consent decree upon written request and payment of reproduction 
costs. Please mail your request and payment to: Consent Decree Library, 
U.S. DOJ--ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044-7611.
    Please enclose a check or money order for $10.25 (25 cents per page 
reproduction cost) payable to the United States Treasury.

Maureen Katz,
Assistant Section Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment 
and Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 2012-27874 Filed 11-15-12; 8:45 am]
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