PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed Air Quality Control Renewal Permit for Moss Mine

ADEQ proposes to issue Air Quality Control Renewal Permit No. 90574 to Golden Vertex Corporation for the continued operation of a gold mine facility located 10 miles east of Bullhead City, Arizona. The facility is subject to the requirements of the Federal Clean Air Act, Code of Federal Regulations, Arizona Revised Statute 49-426, and the Arizona Administrative Code, Title 18, Chapter 2. The facility emits the following air contaminants: nitrogen oxides (NOX), particulate matter less than 10 microns (PM10), particulate matter less than 2.5 microns (PM2.5), carbon monoxide (CO), sulfur dioxide (SO2), volatile organic compounds (VOCs), and hazardous air pollutants (HAPs).

Permittee

Golden Vertex Corporation

Facility Location

Moss Mine
10 miles east of Bullhead City

Mohave County

Permit Type

Class I Air Quality Permit

Review Documents

Original Published Public Notice | View >
Draft Permit | View >
Draft Technical Support Document | View >
Permit Application | View >

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Public Comment Period

Dates: Dec. 8, 2021 – Jan. 7, 2022

Comments may be submitted as follows:
     Email | Send Email >  
     Mail (Must be postmarked or received by Jan. 7, 2022):

       ADEQ
       Balaji Vaidyanathan
       Facilities Emissions Control Section
       1110 W. Washington St.
       Phoenix, AZ  85007

People who file comments on the permit will have the right to appeal the final decision as an appealable agency action to the Office of Administrative Hearing (OAH) pursuant to §41.1092.03, and the appeal must be filed within 30 days after the issuance of the final decision. The OAH may sustain, modify or reverse the final decision.

EPA Petition Process

This permit is subject to review by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) pursuant to 40 CFR 70.8 and Arizona Administrative Code R18-2-307. If EPA does not object to the issuance of this permit, you may petition to EPA within 60 days after the expiration of EPA's 45-day review period. A petition shall be based only on objections to the permit that were raised with reasonable specificity during the public comment period, unless the petitioner demonstrates that it was impracticable to raise such objections within such period, or unless the grounds for such objection arose after such period. Any person who petitions to EPA pursuant to 40 CFR 70.8(d) shall notify ADEQ by certified mail within 10 days after such petition.

Comments may be submitted to EPA according to the process for Title V Petitions | Learn More >