City Council District 1
City Council District 1

Councilmember Linda Maio
Community Issues - Pacific Steel Casting

LETTERS and DOCUMENTS (1974 - January 2008)

Several letters and documents, from the original 1974 use permits to recent health assessments, are provided below.


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About Pacific Steel Casting
Reporting Air Pollution and Odor Complaints
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Timelines/Deadlines
Letter and Documents (November 2008 - present)


PSC Health Risk Assessment Letter from Tetra Tech, March 8, 2008 (Link) 

Pacific Steel Casting - Draft Health Risk Assessment Community Meeting, January 9, 2008 (Link)

Health Risk Assessment for PSC - Community Meeting Announcement, December 20, 2007 (Link)

Health Risk Assessment for PSC - Public Review and Comment, October 11, 2007 (Link)

Health Risk Assessment Report Appendices, September 24, 2007 (Link)

Health Rick Assessment Report, September 24, 2007 (Link)

Letter from Brian Bateman (BAAQMD) to Joe Emmerichs (PSC), August 16, 2007 (6,200 kb)

Letter to the Community from Mayor Tom Bates, June 6, 2007 (Word 39 kb)

PSC Press Release: Settlement of Lawsuit, May 1, 2007 (PDF, 1,028 kb)

Letter from Mark Rhoades (COB) to Joe Emmerichs (PSC), April 10, 2007 (PDF, 131 kb)

Letter from Brian Bateman (BAAQMD) to Joe Emmerichs (PSC), March 28, 2007 (PDF, 474 kb)

Addendum to Modeling Protocol for PSC's Health Risk Assessment, March 23, 2007 (PDF, 8,608 kb)

Letter from Brain Bateman (BAAQMD) to Joe Emmerichs (PSC), February 23, 2007 (443 kb)

Final Emissions Inventory Report for PSC, February 15, 2007 (PDF, 48,072 kb)

Slides for Community Meeting by BAAQMD, February 7, 2007 (PDF, 1,069 kb)

Comments at Community Meeting by Janice Schroeder (WBACASJ), February 7, 2007 (PDF 389 kb)

Responses to Public Comments Regarding PSC Company's Emission Inventory Report, February, 2007 (171 kb)

Letter from Brain Bateman (BAAQMD) to Joe Emmerichs (PSC), February 5, 2007 (212 kb)

Agreement Between Pacific Steel Casting and Communities for a Better Environment, January 31, 2007 (Word 35 kb)

Proposed Consent Decree Between Pacific Steel Casting and Communities for a Better Environment, January 29, 2007 PDF 156 kb)

Comments on PSC Emissions Inventory Report from Nabil Al-Hadithy to the BAAQMD, January 22, 2007 (PDF 196 kb)

Trade Secret Request from Susan Adams (BAAQMD) to Joe Emmerichs (PSC), January 10, 2007 (PDF 105 kb)

BAAQMD Responses to Questions about Timelines for the PSC Emissions Inventory Report (EIR) and Health Risk Assessment (HRA), January 4, 2007 (Word, 26 kb)

Neighborhood News from Pacific Steel Casting, Issue #1, January 2007 (PDF 752 kb)

Status Report from Linda Maio, December 12, 2006 (Word 26 kb)

BAAQMD Announcement - Emissions Inventory Report for PSC, December 7, 2006 (Word 34 kb)

Emissions Inventory Report for PSC, November 16, 2006 (PDF 31,260 kb)

Status Report on PSC by Linda Maio, November 10, 2006 (Word 36 kb)

BAAQMD Phase 1 Findings: Toxic Air Contaminants in the San Francisco Bay Area, September 2006  (Link)

Summary of Results - Particulate Matter Emissions - Plant 3, Pouring, Cooling & Shakeout Stack, September 22, 2006 (PDF 131 kb)

Source Test Report: 2006 Particulate Matter and Trace Metals Emissions Re-Test - Plant 3 Pouring/Cooling/Shakeout, September 22, 2006 (PDF 22,419 kb)

Order Denying Preliminary Injunction Against PSC, September 20, 2006 (PDF 107 kb)

Summary of Results - Particulate Matter Emissions - Plant 1, Casting Pour-Off Area, August 30, 2006 (PDF 346 kb)

Appendix A: Standard Measurement Procedures - Plant 3, August 30, 2006 (PDF 25,735 kb)

Appendix A: Standard Measurement Procedures - Plant 2, August 30, 2006 (PDF 29,614 kb)

Appendix A: Standard Measurement Procedures - Plant 1, August 30, 2006 (PDF 12,540 kb)

Source Test Report (Volume I): 2005-2006 Emissions Source Tests, August 30, 2006 (PDF 668 kb)

Summary of Results - Particulate Matter Emissions - Plant 3, Electric Arc Furnace Outlet Stack, August 24, 2006 (PDF 377 kb)

Source Test Report - 2006 Particulate Matter - Emissions Test, August 24, 2006 (PDF 11,239 kb)

Press Release: BAAQMD Files Lawsuit Against PSC, August 14, 2006 (PDF 40 kb)

Status Report from Peter Hess (BAAQMD), July 14, 2006 (PDF 100kb)

Communities for a Better Environment Lawsuit, July 6, 2006 (PDF 41kb)

Letter from Jack Broadbent (BAAQMD) to Mayor Tom Bates, June 13, 2006 (PDF 119kb)

Letter from Joe Emmerichs (PSC) to Mayor Tom Bates, June 13, 2006 (PDF 171kb)

BAAQMD Notice of Violation Against PSC on May 23, 2006, June 9, 2006 (PDF 658 kb)

Appeal of ZAB's Approval of PSC's Carbon Adsorption System, May 30, 2006 (PDF 482kb)

Zoning Adjustment Board's Approval of PSC's Carbon Adsorption System, May 11, 2006 (PDF 733 kb)

Communities for a Better Environment Notice of Intent to File Suit Under the Clean Air Act, May 5, 2006 (PDF 700kb)

Followup E-mail from Jack Colbourn (BAAQMD) re Meeting of April 10, 2006, April 14, 2006 (PDF 77kb)

Minutes from Meeting of April 10, 2006 (Word 27kb)

Letter from Jack Broadbent (BAAQMD) to Linda Maio, April 3, 2006 (PDF 105kb)

Letter from Linda Maio to Jack Broadbent (BAAQMD), March 15, 2006 (Word 26kb)

Settlement Agreement Between BAAQMD and PSC, December 20, 2005 (PDF 477kb)

Odor Engineering Report for Carbon Adsorption System at Plant #3, November 28, 2005 (PDF 690kb)

Response to Comments Regarding the HRA Assessment and Source Testing Protocols, November 23, 2005 (Word 42kb)

Status Report on Pacific Steel Casting, November 1, 2005 (Word 27kb)

Summary of Pacific Steel Casting's Proposed Odor Control Plan, October 19, 2005 (PDF 115kb)

Pacific Steel Casting Press Release, October 18, 2005 (PDF 97kb)

Proposed Odor Control Plan from PSC to BAAQMD, October 12, 2005 (PDF 207kb)

Appendix D - Field Work Safety Plan, November 4, 2005 (PDF 2,981kb)

Appendix C - Emission Calculations, November 4, 2005 (PDF 1,013kb)

Appendix B - Quality Assurance, November 4, 2005 (PDF 3,317kb)

Appendix A - Standard Measurement Procedures, November 4, 2005 (PDF 3,030kb)

Draft Source Test Protocol, September 15, 2005 (PDF 455kb)

Cover Letter for Draft Source Test Protocol, September 19, 2005 (Word 31kb)

Letter from Michael Wilson (UCB) to Linda Maio re Toxics Use Reduction, September 13, 2005 (Word 120kb)

Title V - Permits - of the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Air Act (Link)

Letter from Brian Bateman (BAAQMD) to Joe Emmerichs (PSC), September 9, 2005 (PDF 200kb)

Followup on August 10, 2005 Community Meeting (Word 23kb)

Letter from Jack Broadbent (BAAQMD) to Mayor Tom Bates, August 31, 2005 (PDF 130kb)

Revised AB2588 HRA Protocol, August 26, 2005 (PDF 259kb)

Cover Letter for Revised AB2588 HRA Protocol, August 29, 2005 (Word 30kb)

Minutes of Community Meeting, August 10, 2005 (PDF 162kb)

Letter from Phil Kamlarz (COB) to Jack Broadbent (BAAQMD), August 5, 2005 (PDF 130kb)

Letter from Brian Bateman (BAAQMD) to Joe Emmerichs (PSC), August 3, 2005 (PDF 278kb)

Letter from Peter Hess (BAAQMD)  to Tom Bates, July 27, 2005 (PDF 175kb)

Letter from Peter Hess (BAAQMD) to Linda Maio, July 20, 2005 (PDF 158kb)

Letter from Chris Chan (PSC) to Nabil Al-Hadithy (COB), July 13, 2005 (PDF 66kb)

Letter from Linda Maio to Peter Hess (BAAQMD), June 24, 2005 (PDF 52kb)

Permit to Operate Co-Plant #3, Expires Sep 1, 2005 (PDF 233kb)

Permit to Operate Co-Plant #2, Expires Dec 1, 2005 (PDF 889kb)

Permit to Operate Co-Plant #1, Expires Dec 1, 2005 (PDF 409kb)

PSC Annual Data Update Form for Co-Plant #3, May 14, 2005 (PDF 142kb)

PSC/City of Berkeley Agreements, May 4, 2005 (PDF 51kb)

Minutes of Community Meeting, April 14, 2005 (PDF 158kb)

Letter to Community from Linda Maio, April 14, 2005 (PDF 51kb)

Letter to Joe Emmerichs (PSC) from Brain Bateman (BAAQMD), April 11, 2005 (PDF  88kb)

Hotspots Analysis and Reporting Program (HARP) Software (Link)

Air Quality and Land Use Handbook, April 2005 (Link)

Non-Waste Hazardous Materials Inventory Spreadsheet (PDF 1,114kb)

PSC Annual Data Update Form for Co-Plant #2, August 14, 2004 (PDF 377kb)

PSC Annual Data Update Form for Co-Plant #1, August 14, 2004 (PDF 70kb)

Oakland/Berkeley Asthma Hospitalization Report, 2004 (PDF 714kb)

BAAQMD Emissions Inventory of Toxic Air Contaminants (TAC) for Berkeley by Source - 2002 (PDF 116kb)

BAAQMD Emissions Inventory of Toxic Air Contaminants (TAC) for Berkeley by Source - 2001 (PDF 101kb)

BAAQMD Emissions Inventory of Toxic Air Contaminants (TAC) for Berkeley by Source - 2000 (PDF 122kb)

BAAQMD Emissions Inventory of Toxic Air Contaminants (TAC) for Berkeley by Source - 1999 (PDF 129kb)

West Berkeley Air Monitoring, June 2000 (PDF 372 kb)

Asthma Hospitalization Data: 1994-96, April 1999 (PDF 1,692kb)

Use Permit - Plant #3, November 14, 1979 (PDF 63kb)

Use Permit - Plant #2, July 1974 (PDF 64kb)

 


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