Case Work: Air

LANL Open-burning and Open-detonation Permits

LOCATION: Los Alamos
OPPOSING PARTIES: Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM Environment Department
INITIATION DATE: October 2013
STATUS: On-going
CLIENTS/PARTNERS: Concerned Citizens for Nuclear Safety (CCNS), Tewa Women United (TWU) and Honor Our Pueblo Existence (H.O.P.E.)
ATTORNEYS: Jon Block

SUMMARY:

Representing clients in state proceeding concerning draft permits for TA-16-388 (Burn Tray) for the closure of one unit and the re-permitting of another.  We settled one closure plan on TA-399 out of the Court of Appeals case. There are two more state permit cases pending over Technical Area 16 before the Environment Department Hazardous Waste Bureau.

LATEST NEWS:

05/01/2014 – Second Set of Comments filed on LANL TA-016-399 Draft Closure Plan. Comments on Draft Closure Plan
12/19/2013 – Comments on TA-16-388 Flash Pad Open Burn Application filed on behalf of clients.  Comments on TA-16-388