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EPA Announces Availability of Administrative Record for Vertut Blending and Packaging Removal Site in Memphis

Release Date: 02/06/2004
Contact Information: Dawn Harris-Young, (404) 562-8421,
The United States Environmental Protection Agency announced today that the Administrative Record for the Vertut Blending & Packaging Removal Site in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee is available for public review.

The Administrative Record file includes documents that form the basis for selection of the removal action. Documents in the record may include but are not limited to preliminary assessment and inspection reports, test results, and the Action Memorandum. All interested persons are encouraged to review the documents and provide comments.

The documents will be available for public review during normal business hours at the following locations:

Memphis-Shelby County Public Library
South Branch
1929 South Third Street
Memphis, TN 38109
Attn: Pam Brooks

U.S. EPA Records Center - Region 4
Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center - 11th Floor
61 Forsyth Street, SW
Atlanta, GA 30303-3104
Attn: Debbie Jourdan

EPA will accept comments regarding the Administrative Record during the public comment period which begins on February 10, 2004 and ends on March 10, 2004. Comments should be addressed to Tony Moore, On-Scene Coordinator, U.S. EPA Region 4, ERRB, 11th Floor, 61 Forsyth St., S.W., Atlanta, GA 30303. At the end of the 30-day comment period, a written response to all pertinent comments will be prepared in a responsiveness summary and placed in the file.

The Vertut Packaging and Blending (Vertut) Site is located at 2100 Hernando Road, Memphis, TN in a residential and commercial neighborhood.