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Federal Superfund | Anaconda Consent Decree | Public Comment Period Ends Nov. 8, 2022

  • Kevin Stone
  • September 30 2022

On Friday, September 30, 2022 the sitewide consent decree for the Anaconda Smelter Superfund Site was lodged in federal court in Butte, Mont.

The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will hold a 30-day public comment period to run concurrently with the federal public comment period. The 30-day public comment period starts October 10, 2022 and ends November 8, 2022. Written comments must be received by 11:59 p.m., November 8, 2022.

DEQ will hold a public meeting upon written request to DEQ by 10 or more persons, a group of 10 or more persons (but not including a liable person) or the governing body of Anaconda-Deer Lodge County.

Associated Materials:

Public Notice

Press Release

Consent Decree

Comment Period Ends: November 8, 2022

Submit Comments To:, or,

Attn: Federal Superfund Public Comment
P.O. Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620

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Tags: Cleanup, Public Comment and Federal Superfund

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