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Publications iconKansas Register

Volume 41 - Issue 23 - June 9, 2022

State of Kansas

Department of Health and Environment

Public Notice

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has reviewed an application from Champlin Tire Recycling, Inc., for a modification to its existing waste tire processing facility permit. Waste tires will be brought to the site from customers in Kansas and other states. A maximum of 30,000 Passenger Tire Equivalents (PTE’s) will be allowed on-site, and 200 tons of processed material, according to their proposed Facility Operating Plan.

The Waste Tire Processing Facility will be located in the NW ¼ of Section 14, Township 31S, Range 24 E, in Crawford County, at the address of 1208 S. 190th St., Weir, Kansas. KDHE has reviewed the application and found it to be in conformance with state solid waste statutes and regulations.

KDHE is providing public notice of its intent to issue a permit to Champlin Tire Recycling, Inc, for the proposed waste tire processing facility described herein. A copy of the administrative record, which includes the draft permit and all information regarding this permit modification action, is available for public review until July 8, 2022, during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, at the following location:

Office of The Crawford County Clerk
111 E. Forest
Girard, KS 66743
Contact: Lisa Lusker, County Clerk

Additionally, the application form with primary permit information is available for public viewing on the KDHE Bureau of Waste Management website at

Anyone wishing to comment on the draft permit information should submit written statements postmarked not later than July 8, 2022, to Emery Wiens at the following address:

Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Bureau of Waste Management
1000 SW Jackson, Suite 320
Topeka, KS 66612

After consideration of all comments received, the director of the Division of Environment will make a final decision on whether to issue the permit. Notice of the decision will be given to anyone who submitted written comments during the comment period and to those who requested notice of the final permit decision.

Janet Stanek

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