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Forshaw Chemicals Superfund Site Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; Notice of Settlement

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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).


Notice of Settlement.


Under 122(h) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has entered into a settlement with Thomas Forshaw III, Forshaw Industries, Inc., Forshaw Chemicals Incorporated, Forshaw Distribution, Inc., and Bess C. Forshaw, concerning the Forshaw Chemicals Superfund Site located in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. The settlement addresses recovery of CERCLA costs for a cleanup action performed by the EPA at the Site.


The Agency will consider public comments on the settlement until September 21, 2016. The Agency will consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent to the proposed settlement if comments received disclose facts or considerations which indicate that the proposed settlement is inappropriate, improper, or inadequate.


Copies of the settlement are available from the Agency by contacting Ms. Paula V. Painter, Program Analyst, using the contact information provided in this notice. Comments may also be submitted by referencing the Site's name through one of the following methods:


  • U.S. Mail: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Superfund Division, Attn: Paula V. Painter, 61 Forsyth Street, SW., Atlanta, Georgia 30303.
  • Email:
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Paula V. Painter at 404/562-8887.

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Dated: July 28, 2016.

Greg Armstrong,

Acting Chief, Enforcement and Community Engagement Branch, Superfund Division.

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[FR Doc. 2016-20027 Filed 8-19-16; 8:45 am]