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Settlement Agreement for Recovery of Past Response Costs Colorado Bumper Exchange Site, Pueblo, Pueblo County, CO

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AGENCY:

Environmental Protection Agency.

ACTION:

Notice and request for public Comment.

SUMMARY:

In accordance with the requirements of section 122(h)(1) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, as amended (CERCLA), 42 U.S.C. 9622(h)(1), notice is hereby given of a Settlement Agreement under sections 104, 106(a), 107, and 122 of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9604, 9606(a), 9607, and 9622, between the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Colorado Bumper Exchange, Inc. (Settling Party) regarding the Colorado Bumper Exchange Site (Site), located at 4804 Dillon Drive, Pueblo, Colorado. This Settlement Agreement proposes to compromise a claim the United States has at this Site for Past Response Costs, as those terms are defined in the Settlement Agreement. Under the terms Start Printed Page 8702of the Settlement Agreement, the Settling Party agrees to immediately pay $18,000.00 to EPA in settlement of its liability for Past Response Costs incurred at the Site. In exchange, the Settling Party will be granted a covenant not to sue under Sections 107(a) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607(a), with regard to reimbursement of Past Response Costs.

Opportunity for Comment: For thirty (30) days following the date of publication of this notice, EPA will consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent to that portion of the Settlement Agreement, if comments received disclose facts or considerations which indicate that the settlement is inappropriate, improper, or inadequate. EPA's response to any comments received will be available for public inspection at the Superfund Record Center, EPA Region 8, 1595 Wynkoop Street, 2nd Floor, in Denver, Colorado.

DATES:

Comments must be submitted on or before March 29, 2010.

ADDRESSES:

The Settlement Agreement and additional background information relating to the settlement are available for public inspection at the Superfund Records Center, EPA Region 8, 1595 Wynkoop Street, 2nd Floor, in Denver, Colorado. Comments and requests for a copy of the Settlement Agreement should be addressed to Judith Binegar, Enforcement Specialist (8ENF-RC), Technical Enforcement Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1595 Wynkoop Street, Denver, Colorado 80202-1129, and should reference the Colorado Bumper Exchange, Inc. Settlement Agreement for the Colorado Bumper Exchange Site in Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Judith Binegar, Enforcement Specialist, (8ENF-RC), Technical Enforcement Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1595 Wynkoop Street, Denver, Colorado 80202-1129, (303) 312-6606.

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It is so agreed:

Dated: January 27, 2010.

Sharon L. Kercher,

Acting Assistant Regional Administrator, Office of Enforcement, Compliance and Environmental Justice, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 8.

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[FR Doc. 2010-3844 Filed 2-24-10; 8:45 am]

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