The City of Paramount has received inquiries from residents about a “Proposition 65 Notification” that was sent to a defined area in town in January.
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The four metal forging facilities in Paramount – Carlton Forge Works, Press Forge, Mattco Forge, and Weber Metals – are now in compliance with SCAQMD’s Rule 1430 requirements.
SCAQMD hosted a Town Hall meeting on June 20, 2018 at the Paramount Park Community Center to provide an update on the agency’s air monitoring efforts in the City.
Beginning in February 2018, Carlton Forge Works contracted with a third-party surface cleaning service to augment its housekeeping activities within the facility and on adjacent streets.
The City will continue to closely monitor the three businesses’ progress toward reducing air emissions.
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (DPH) has issued Public Health Directives to four Paramount metal companies: Carlton Forge Works, Mattco Forge, Press Forge, and Weber Metals.
The independent SCAQMD Hearing Board has issued a Stipulated Order of Abatement to Carlton Forge Works requiring them to pursue actions to further reduce the potential for odors from the facility.
On Thursday, July 13, the SCAQMD Hearing Board held a public hearing to consider a request for an Order for Abatement related to odor complaints at Carlton Forge Works.
SCAQMD has filed a petition for an administrative order to require Carlton Forge Works to reduce its persistent odors. The facility has agreed to a proposed order.
SCAQMD will hold a Hearing Board proceeding on Thursday, July 13 at 9:00 a.m. to consider the request for Order for Abatement related to odor complaints at Carlton Forge Works in Paramount.