[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 71 (Thursday, April 14, 2005)]
[Page 19785]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-7470]



Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Pursuant to the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act

    Notice is hereby given that an amended consent decree in United 
States v. Pneumo Abex Corporation, et al., Civil Action No. 2-96-CV-27 
(E.D. Va.) was lodged with the court on March 15, 2005.
    The proposed amended consent decree modifies the remedy to be 
performed at the Abex Superfund Site Portsmouth, Virginia to conform 
that remedy to the future land use of a portion of the site, which will 
be commercial/industrial, rather than residential. The modified remedy 
is called for in an Explanation of Significant Differences issued by 
the United States Environmental Protection Agency under Section 117 of 
the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability 
Act, as amended (``CERCLA''), 42 U.S.C. 9617.
    The Department of Justice will receive, for a period of thirty (30) 
days from the date of this publication, comments relating to the 
proposed consent decree. Comments should be addressed to the Assistant 
Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, P.O. Box 
7611, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC 2004, and should refer 
to United States v. Pneumo Abex Corporation, et al., DOJ Ref. 
    The proposed consent decree may be examined and copied at the 
Office of the United States Attorney, Main Street Centre, 600 E. Main 
Street, Richmond, VA 23219; or at the Region III Office of the 
Environmental Protection Agency, c/o Marcia P. Everett, Senior 
Assistant Regional Counsel, 1650 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. 
During the public comment period, the amended consent decree, may also 
be examined on the following Department of Justice Web site, http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/open.html. A copy of the amended decree may also be 
obtained by mail from the Consent Decree Library, P.O. Box 7611, U.S. 
Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20044-7611 or by faxing or e-
mailing a request to Tonia Fleetwood tonia.fleetwood@usdoj.gov), fax 
no. (202) 514-0097, phone confirmation number (202) 514-1547. In 
requesting a copy from the Consent Decree Library, please enclose a 
check in the amount of $41.00 (25 cents per page reproduction cost) 
payable to the U.S. Treasury.

Robert Brook,
Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section, Environment and 
Natural Resources Division.
[FR Doc. 05-7470 Filed 4-13-05; 8:45 am]