Environmental Protection

2006-04-24NE639YHNE47ARNE225TUWA41HGThe County of Northumberland-1.63262554.960421NE4 7AR-1.53899855.200767NE63 9YHThe Borough of Warrington-2.60668553.389650WA4 1HGThe City of Newcastle upon Tyne-1.59737855.130883NE22 5TUTSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211, customer.services@tso.co.uk57964110110

Alcan Aluminium UK Limited

PUBLIC NOTIFICATION OF AN APPLICATION MADE UNDER REGULATION 17 OF THE POLLUTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL (ENGLAND AND WALES) REGULATIONS 2000
INTEGRATED POLLUTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL

Notice is hereby given that Alcan Aluminium UK Limited has applied to the Environment Agency for a substantial change to the Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC) permit to operate a Primary Aluminium Smelter at Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9YH in the borough/district of Wansbeck district in the county of Northumberland. The application contains the information required by the regulations. This information is held in registers at the following locations: The Environment Agency, Tyneside House, Skinnerburn Road, Newcastle Business Park, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 7AR; and Wansbeck District Council, Council Offices, Front Street, Bedlington, Northumberland NE22 5TU. Members of the public can inspect these registers, free of charge, at the above stated addresses during normal office hours (9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday). In addition, members of the public who wish to obtain a copy of the relevant information contained in the registers can do so upon the payment of a reasonable charge to cover the costs of copying. Any objections or representations to the above IPPC application should be made in writing to the Environment Agency at the address below, within 28 days from the date of this public notice: The Environment Agency, SPG Team, Richard Fairclough House, Knutsford Road, Warrington WA4 1HG. Any such objections or representations will be entered into a public register unless the person making them requests in writing that they should not be so placed. If there is such a request, the register will only include a statement that there has been a request. This application is subject to the Public Participation Directive. This means the Environment Agency will consult on the draft variation notice before finally determining this application. The draft notice will be placed in the public registers and advertised on the Environment Agency website at www.environment-agency.gov.uk/draftdecisions