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(FERC. No. 199), Relicensing for Dated: October 30, 2007. without change and may be made
Existing 130-megawatt (MW), Santee Ken Mittelholtz, available on-line at http://
and Cooper Rivers, Berkeley, Environmental Protection Specialist, Office www.regulations.gov, including any
Calhoun, Clarendon, Orangeburg and of Federal Activities. personal information provided, unless
Sumter Counties, SC, Wait Period [FR Doc. E7–21590 Filed 11–1–07; 8:45 am] the comment includes information
Ends: 12/03/2007, Contact: Monte BILLING CODE 6560–50–P claimed to be Confidential Business
Terhaar 202–502–6035. Information (CBI) or other information
whose disclosure is restricted by statute.
EIS No. 20070460, Final EIS, FRC, WI, Do not submit information that you
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
Guardian Expansion and Extension AGENCY consider to be CBI or otherwise
Project, Construction and Operation protected through regulations.gov or e-
Natural Gas Pipeline Facilities, [EPA–HQ–OPP–2007–0588; FRL–8154–4]
mail. The regulations.gov website is an
Jefferson, Dodge, Fond du Lac, ‘‘anonymous access’’ system, which
Acrolein Human Health Risk
Calument, Brown, Walworth, means EPA will not know your identity
Assessment; Notice of Availability
Outagamie Counties, WI, Wait Period or contact information unless you
Ends: 12/03/2007, Contact: Andy AGENCY: Environmental Protection provide it in the body of your comment.
Black 1–866–208–3372. Agency (EPA). If you send an e-mail comment directly
EIS No. 20070461, Final EIS, IBR, 00, ACTION: Notice. to EPA without going through
Colorado River Interim Guidelines for regulations.gov, your e-mail address
SUMMARY: This notice announces the will be automatically captured and
Lower Basin Shortages and
availability of EPA’s human health risk included as part of the comment that is
Coordinated Operations for Lake
assessment, and related documents for placed in the docket and made available
Powell and Lake Mead, the pesticide acrolein, and opens a
Implementation, Colorado River, CO on the Internet. If you submit an
public comment period on these electronic comment, EPA recommends
and CA, Wait Period Ends: 12/03/ documents (Phase 3 of 6–Phase that you include your name and other
2007, Contact: Nan Yoder 702–595– Process). The public is encouraged to contact information in the body of your
9851. suggest risk management ideas or comment and with any disk or CD-ROM
EIS No. 20070462, Final EIS, MMS, 00, proposals to address the risks identified. you submit. If EPA cannot read your
Eastern Planning Area Outer EPA is developing a Reregistration comment due to technical difficulties
Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Eligibility Decision (RED) for acrolein and cannot contact you for clarification,
Lease Sale 224, Gulf of Mexico through a 6–Phase public participation EPA may not be able to consider your
Offshore Marine Environment and process that the Agency uses to involve comment. Electronic files should avoid
Coastal Parshes/Counties of LA, MS, the public in developing pesticide the use of special characters, any form
AL, and North Western Florida, Wait reregistration decisions. Through this of encryption, and be free of any defects
Period Ends: 12/03/2007, Contact: Dr. process, EPA is ensuring that all or viruses.
Sally Valdes 703–787–1707. pesticides meet current health and Docket: All documents in the docket
safety standards. are listed in the docket index available
EIS No. 20070463, Draft EIS, CGD/
DATES: Comments must be received on in regulations.gov. To access the
MARAD, FL, Calypso Liquefied
or before January 2, 2008. electronic docket, go to http://
Natural Gas (LNG) Deepwater Port www.regulations.gov, select ‘‘Advanced
ADDRESSES: Submit your comments,
License Application, Proposes to Search,’’ then ‘‘Docket Search.’’ Insert
Own, Construct, and Operate a identified by docket identification (ID)
number EPA–HQ–OPP–2007–0588, by the docket ID number where indicated
Deepwater Port, Outer Continental and select the ‘‘Submit’’ button. Follow
one of the following methods:
Shelf (OCS) in the OCS NG 17–06 the instructions on the regulations.gov
• Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://
(Bahamas) Lease Area, 8 to 10 miles www.regulations.gov. Follow the on-line website to view the docket index or
off the East Coast of Florida to the instructions for submitting comments. access available documents. Although
Northeast of Port Everglades, FL, • Mail: Office of Pesticide Programs listed in the index, some information is
Comment Period Ends: 12/17/2007, (OPP) Regulatory Public Docket (7502P), not publicly available, e.g., CBI or other
Contact: Mary Kate Jager 202–372– Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 information whose disclosure is
1454. Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, restricted by statute. Certain other
DC 20460–0001. material, such as copyrighted material,
Amended Notices
• Delivery: OPP Regulatory Public is not placed on the Internet and will be
EIS No. 20070385, Draft EIS, FHW, 00, Docket (7502P), Environmental publicly available only in hard copy
Peace Bridge Expansion Project, Protection Agency, Rm. S–4400, One form. Publicly available docket
Capacity Improvements to the Peace Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. materials are available either in the
Bridge, Plazas and Connecting Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. Deliveries electronic docket at http://
Roadways, U.S. Coast Guard Bridge are only accepted during the Docket’s www.regulations.gov, or, if only
normal hours of operation 8:30 a.m. to available in hard copy, at the OPP
Permit, U.S. Army COE Section 10
4 p.m., Monday through Friday, Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S–
and 404 Permits. City of Buffalo, Erie
excluding legal holidays. Special 4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.),
County, NY and Town of Fort Erie,
arrangements should be made for 2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. The
Ontario, Canada, Comment Period hours of operation of this Docket
Ends: 11/13/2007, Contact: Amy deliveries of boxed information. The
Docket Facility telephone number is Facility are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
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Jackson-Grove 518–431–4131. Monday through Friday, excluding legal


(703) 305–5805.
Revision of Fr Notice Published 09/ Instructions: Direct your comments to holidays. The Docket Facility telephone
14/2007: Extending Comment Period docket ID number EPA–HQ–OPP–2007– number is (703) 305–5805.
from 10/29/2007 to 11/13/2007. 0588. EPA’s policy is that all comments FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
received will be included in the docket Amaris Johnson, Special Review and

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Reregistration Division (7508P), Office v. If you estimate potential costs or Agency’s risk assessment methodologies
of Pesticide Programs, Environmental burdens, explain how you arrived at and assumptions as applied to this
Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania your estimate in sufficient detail to specific pesticide.
Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460– allow for it to be reproduced. Through this notice, EPA also is
0001; telephone number: (703) 305– vi. Provide specific examples to providing an opportunity for interested
9542; fax number: (703) 308–7070; e- illustrate your concerns and suggest parties to provide risk management
mail address: johnson.amaris@epa.gov. alternatives.
proposals or otherwise comment on risk
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: vii. Explain your views as clearly as
management for acrolein. Risks of
possible, avoiding the use of profanity
I. General Information concern associated with the use of
or personal threats.
viii. Make sure to submit your acrolein include:
A. Does this Action Apply to Me?
comments by the comment period 1. Exposure to workers during
This action is directed to the public deadline identified. application periods, and
in general, and may be of interest to a
wide range of stakeholders including II. Background 2. Bystanders during post-application
environmental, human health, and periods.
A. What Action is the Agency Taking?
agricultural advocates; the chemical In targeting these risks of concern, the
industry; pesticide users; and members EPA is releasing for public comment Agency solicits information on effective
of the public interested in the sale, its human health risk assessment and and practical risk reduction measures.
distribution, or use of pesticides. Since related documents for acrolein, an
aldehyde, and soliciting public EPA seeks to achieve environmental
others also may be interested, the justice, the fair treatment and
Agency has not attempted to describe all comment on risk management ideas or
proposals. Acrolein is primarily used in meaningful involvement of all people,
the specific entities that may be affected regardless of race, color, national origin,
by this action. If you have any questions irrigation canals and reservoirs to treat
aquatic weeds, such as pondweed. Its or income, in the development,
regarding the applicability of this action implementation, and enforcement of
to a particular entity, consult the person secondary use is in oil fields, as a
biocide to remove bacteria during environmental laws, regulations, and
listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
petroleum production. EPA developed policies. To help address potential
CONTACT.
the human health risk assessment and environmental justice issues, the
B. What Should I Consider as I Prepare risk characterization for acrolein as a Agency seeks information on any groups
My Comments for EPA? part of its public process for making its or segments of the population who, as
1. Submitting CBI. Do not submit this pesticide reregistration eligibility a result of their location, cultural
information to EPA through decision. Through this program, EPA is practices, or other factors, may have
regulations.gov or e-mail. Clearly mark ensuring that pesticides meet current atypical, unusually high exposure to
the part or all of the information that standards under the Federal Insecticide, acrolein, compared to the general
you claim to be CBI. For CBI Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act population.
information in a disk or CD-ROM that (FIFRA). The ecological risk assessment EPA is applying the principles of
you mail to EPA, mark the outside of the for acrolein was posted in the docket for public participation to all pesticides
disk or CD-ROM as CBI and then the Phase 3 public comment period on undergoing reregistration and tolerance
identify electronically within the disk or July 25, 2007. This comment period reassessment. The Agency’s Pesticide
CD-ROM the specific information that is closed on September 23, 2007. The Tolerance Reassessment and
claimed as CBI. In addition to one Agency intends to review the comments Reregistration; Public Participation
complete version of the comment that for both the ecological and human Process, published in the Federal
includes information claimed as CBI, a health risk assessments, revise the risk Register on May 14, 2004 (69 FR 26819)
copy of the comment that does not assessments if appropriate from (FRL–7357–9), explains that in
contain the information claimed as CBI comments received, and provide an conducting these programs, the Agency
must be submitted for inclusion in the additional public comment period on is tailoring its public participation
public docket. Information so marked both the ecological and human health process to be commensurate with the
will not be disclosed except in risk assessments for acrolein. level of risk, extent of use, complexity
accordance with procedures set forth in Acrolein is registered as a non-food
of the issues, and degree of public
40 CFR part 2. use aquatic herbicide used primarily in
concern associated with each pesticide.
2. Tips for preparing your comments. irrigation canals. It is a non-specific
For acrolein the full, 6–Phase process
When submitting comments, remember biocide that treats aquatic weeds by
with 2 comment periods and ample
to: breaking down their cell walls. Acrolein
opportunity for public consultation
i. Identify the document by docket ID is formulated as a liquid, and is metered
seems appropriate in view of its large
number and other identifying directly into irrigation canals or
number of users in the Pacific
information (subject heading, Federal reservoirs.
EPA is providing an opportunity, Northwest, multiple incidents, complex
Register date and page number).
through this notice, for interested issues, acute toxicity, and numerous
ii. Follow directions. The Agency may
parties to provide comments and input affected stakeholders.
ask you to respond to specific questions
or organize comments by referencing a on the Agency’s human health risk All comments should be submitted
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) part assessment for acrolein. Such comments using the methods in ADDRESSES, and
or section number. and input could address, for example, must be received by EPA on or before
iii. Explain why you agree or disagree; the availability of additional data to the closing date. Comments will become
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suggest alternatives and substitute further refine the risk assessments, such part of the Agency Docket for acrolein.
language for your requested changes. as residue data on root and tuber crops, Comments received after the close of the
iv. Describe any assumptions and air monitoring data, and residential comment period will be marked ‘‘late.’’
provide any technical information and/ bystander exposure and risk EPA is not required to consider these
or data that you used. information, or could address the late comments.

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B. What is the Agency’s Authority for I. General Information FR 45415) (FRL–8084–1), EPA revoked
Taking this Action? inert ingredient tolerance exemptions
A. Does this Action Apply to Me?
Section 4(g)(2) of FIFRA, as amended, because insufficient data were available
directs that, after submission of all data You may be potentially affected by to the Agency to make the safety
concerning a pesticide active ingredient, this action if you are an agricultural determination required by FFDCA
‘‘the Administrator shall determine producer, food manufacturer, or section 408(c)(2). In making the FFDCA
whether pesticides containing such pesticide manufacturer. Potentially reassessment safety determination, EPA
active ingredient are eligible for affected entities may include, but are considered the validity, completeness,
reregistration,’’ before calling in not limited to: and reliability of the data that are
product-specific data on individual end- • Crop production (NAICS code 111). available to the Agency [FFDCA section
use products and either reregistering • Animal production (NAICS code 408 (b)(2)(D)] and the available
112). information concerning the special
products or taking other ‘‘appropriate
regulatory action.’’ • Food manufacturing (NAICS code susceptibility of infants and children
311). (including developmental effects from
List of Subjects • Pesticide manufacturing (NAICS in utero exposure) [FFDCA section 408
Environmental protection, Pesticides code 32532). (b)(2)(C)]. Data gaps existed for these
and pests. This listing is not intended to be inert ingredients in areas that were
exhaustive, but rather provides a guide critical to reassessment. Without these
Dated: October 23, 2007. for readers regarding entities likely to be data, the assessment of possible effects
Steve Bradbury, affected by this action. Other types of to infants and children could not be
Director, Special Review and Reregistration entities not listed in this unit could also made. EPA concluded it had insufficient
Division, Office of Pesticide Programs. be affected. The North American data to make the safety finding of
[FR Doc. E7–21438 Filed 11–1–07; 8:45 am] Industrial Classification System FFDCA section 408(c)(2) and revoked
BILLING CODE 6560–50–S
(NAICS) codes have been provided to the inert ingredient tolerance
assist you and others in determining exemptions identified in the final rule
whether this action might apply to under 40 CFR 180.910, 180.920,
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION certain entities. To determine whether 180.930, and 180.940, with the
AGENCY you or your business may be affected by revocations effective two years after the
this action, you should carefully date of publication. The tolerance
[EPA–HQ–OPP–2007–1060; FRL–8155–4] exemptions will expire on August 9,
examine the applicability provisions in
Unit II. If you have any questions 2008.
Pesticide Inert Ingredients: Support
Status of Revoked Tolerance regarding the applicability of this action B. What Information Is Provided In This
Exemptions to a particular entity, consult the person Notice?
listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
AGENCY: Environmental Protection CONTACT.
EPA has received communications
Agency (EPA). from pesticide registrants and inert
B. How Can I Get Copies of this ingredient manufacturers expressing
ACTION: Notice.
Document and Other Related interest in supporting certain inert
SUMMARY: EPA has received notice from Information? ingredient tolerance exemptions that
various companies of their intention to 1. Docket. EPA has established a were revoked in the final rule of August
submit data in order to support the docket for this action under docket 9, 2008. EPA developed voluntary
reinstatement of a number of inert identification (ID) number EPA–HQ– guidance describing how interested
ingredient tolerance exemptions that OPP–2007–1060. Publicly available parties could support these revoked
were revoked because of insufficient docket materials are available either in tolerance exemptions, including
data, revocations effective as of August the electronic docket at http:// consultations with the Agency and how
9, 2008, in a final rule published in the www.regulations.gov, or, if only they can demonstrate support, including
Federal Register on August 9, 2006 (71 available in hard copy, at the Office of identifying test materials and providing
FR 45415). This notice identifies the Pesticide Programs (OPP) Regulatory evidence that a laboratory has been
tolerance exemptions that the Public Docket in Rm. S–4400, One hired to conduct the study. The
companies indicate they will be Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 2777 S. voluntary guidance document, entitled
supporting with the submission of data. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. The hours of ‘‘Guidance for Supporting the Inert
The information in this notice is for operation of this Docket Facility are Ingredients Subject to the Revocation
informational purposes only and does from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday Notice of August 9, 2006’’, is available
not affect the previous revocations. through Friday, excluding legal on EPA’s website at http://
Based on the review of the submitted holidays. The Docket Facility telephone www.epa.gov/opprd001/inerts/.
data, EPA will conduct rulemaking to In the interest of keeping the
number is (703) 305–5805.
establish new tolerance exemptions stakeholders informed about activities
2. Electronic access. You may access
where appropriate. that may impact these revoked tolerance
this Federal Register document
exemptions, EPA is publishing in this
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: electronically through the EPA Internet
notice the support status of each of the
Kerry Leifer, Registration Division under the ‘‘Federal Register’’ listings at
revoked tolerance exemptions by
(7505P), Office of Pesticide Programs, http://www.epa.gov/fedrgstr.
indicating whether the Agency has
Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 received a demonstration of support
II. Background
Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, (such as described in the guidance
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DC 20460–0001; telephone number: A. Background on the Revocation of


document discussed above).
(703) 308–8811; fax number: (703) 605– Pesticide Inert Ingredient Tolerance Be advised that the information
0781; e-mail address: Exemptions on August 9, 2006 provided in this notice does not
leifer.kerry@epa.gov. In a final rule published in the guarantee or in any way bind the
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Federal Register on August 9, 2006 (71 Agency to reinstate tolerance

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