This excerpt taken from the MGPI 10-Q filed May 10, 2006.
3. (a). MGP is a person as defined in Section 302(e) of the Act, 42 U.S.C. § 7602(e), and the federal and state regulations promulgated pursuant to the Act.
(b). MGP owns and operates a grain processing facility in Pekin, Illinois (the Facility), for the manufacture of various products from flour and grain, including fuel and beverage ethanol. The Plaintiffs allege that in the course of MGPs manufacturing activities significant quantities of particulate matter (PM), particulate matter at or below 10 microns (PM10), carbon monoxide (CO), volatile organic compounds (VOCs), nitrogen oxides (NOx) and other pollutants are generated, including hazardous air pollutants (HAPs) listed under Section 112(b)(1), 42 U.S.C. § 7412(b)(1) of the Act. The primary sources of these emissions are the feed dryers, fermentation tanks, distillation units, and load-out of ethanol into trucks.
(c). Plaintiffs allege that the Facility is a major emitting facility, as defined by Section 169(1) of the Act, 42 U.S.C. § 7479(1), and the federal and state regulations promulgated pursuant to the Act.
(d). Unless otherwise defined herein, terms used in this Consent Decree shall have the meaning given to those terms in the Act, and the federal and state regulations promulgated pursuant to the Act.