Public Comment Form

Commenting open: July 06, 2021 12:00AM PT - August 04, 2021 11:59PM PT.

Georgia Pacific West Chlor-Alkali Area: Draft Cleanup Action Plan and Associated Documents

2021 Fact sheet
Información en español abajo

Please note that this comment form is for the purpose of submitting a comment to the Washington State Department of Ecology. Commenter contact information is optional. Contact information is necessary if you want to receive future notices or responses related to this topic.

The Department of Ecology invites you to review a draft cleanup action plan and associated documents for the Georgia Pacific West Chlor-Alkali Area (Site) on the Bellingham waterfront. The plan calls for treating or removing higher-level contaminated soil, capping lower-level contaminated soil, treating and monitoring groundwater, and restricting activities that could disturb capped areas.

  • Cleanup Action Plan: Ecology’s plan that describes the cleanup work to address contamination at the Site.
  • Agreed Order Amendment:  Legal agreement between Ecology and the Port of Bellingham (Port) requiring design of the work described in the cleanup action plan. The cleanup will be split into four sequenced projects.
  • State Environmental Policy Act-Determination of Non-Significance: Ecology determination that the cleanup work is not likely to harm the environment.

En español
El Departamento de Ecología le invita a comentar sobre un reporte ambiental para el sitio que está contaminado Georgia Pacific West en Bellingham. 

Si le gustaría recibir este documento en español, por favor llame al 509-329-3444 o envíe un correo electrónico a Traducciones de avisos públicos para los sitios de limpieza de la Bahía de Bellingham se preparan bajo solicitud.

Contact Information

All fields are optional unless otherwise indicated.

Submitted by Value

First Name

Last Name






Consent to Mailing List

Your Comment

Comments are due by August 4, 2021 at 11:59 P.M.

To make a comment, please enter comment(s) in the text area. To submit attachments use the "upload a file" button below. Then hit 'Continue' to review your comment(s).

Any information (e.g., personal or contact) you provide on this comment form or in an attachment may be publicly disclosed and posted on the Internet.

To submit comments for a group please visit our Commenting Tips webpage.

Next Steps: After the close of the comment period, Ecology will review and consider all comments received as we finalize the cleanup action plan and respond accordingly.

*Uploading a file is optional*

You may attach up to five 30 MB files to accompany your submission. Allowed formats are pdf, jpg, jpeg, png, txt, gif, doc, docx If you experience technical difficulties submitting your comment please contact the person listed at the bottom of this page.

Thank you for subscribing to the Georgia Pacific West Chlor-Alkali Area: Draft Cleanup Action Plan and Associated Documents mailing list.