Public notice of Significant Noncompliance
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the federal regulations contained in 40 CFR 403.8.f(2)(vii) The Town of Montague Water Pollution Control Facility is required to publish the names of all Industrial Users (IU) of Montague's public sewer system that were determined to be in significant noncompliance (SNC) with applicable pretreatment standards or other pretreatment requirements.
Discharge Quality Violations
No IUs were found to have discharged process wastewater in violation of Montague's Local Discharge Limits in a manner that met the definition of SNC.
The following IU was found to be in violation of the reporting requirements of Montague WPCF's Pretreatment Program in a manner that met the definition of SNC.
INDUSTRIAL USER – Lightlife Foods 1 Lightlife Way Turners Falls MA 01376
NATURE OF VIOLATION - Multiple monthly reports submitted greater than 30 days after the due dates from September 2019 to April 2020. Failure to report violations of Oil and Grease local limits in January and February of 2020.
FOLLOW-UP ACTION TAKEN -Town of Montague WPCF issued a Notice of Violation (NOV) and is requesting a meeting to address compliance issues.