US Ecology Hazardous Waste Management Facility Operating License Information

Contact: Richard A. Conforti (confortir@michigan.gov) 517-284-6558
Agency: Environmental Quality

On September 14, 2007, US Ecology, Inc. submitted a hazardous waste operating license renewal application pursuant to Part 111, Hazardous Waste Management, of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, as amended, to continue existing operations and to construct new units for storage and treatment at its facility located at 6520 Georgia Street in Detroit, Michigan.  

Operating License Application**

Public Notice Announcing Availability of Draft Operating License

On September 18, 2015, the public comment period was extended until October 12, 2015.

Extend Public Comment Period

Draft Operating License Boilerplate

Fact Sheet

The following documents are being posted to help provide a timeline and response to questions and comments the DEQ has received.  This is not a final responsiveness summary of all the comments the DEQ has received on this draft operating license.  A final responsiveness summary is currently being drafted and will be posted on this page when complete.

USE 565 Timeline Summary

USE 565 Air Photos 1949 to 2010

USE 565 Capacity Comparison Table

**The Application is too large to post on this Web site: contact Richard Conforti if you need an electronic copy.

Hard copies of the Operating License Application and Draft License are available for viewing at the following locations:

DEQ Detroit Field Office
Cadillac Place
3058 West Grand Boulevard, Suite 2300
Detroit, Michigan 48202

DEQ Southeast Michigan District Office
27700 Donald Court
Warren, Michigan 48092-2793

DEQ Lansing Central Office (Contact Richard Conforti)
Constitution Hall, 4th Floor South
525 West Allegan Street
Lansing, Michigan 48933