WAUKESHA – The Wisconsin Department
of Natural Resources on Monday said it has made a preliminary
decision to renew Waukesha-based Safety-Kleen Systems Inc.’s
hazardous waste storage license.
The facility has operated without a major incident since its
last ten-year license was issued in April 2003, according to a
DNR statement, and has made no significant operational changes
since, which is why it has received preliminary approval.
Safety-Kleen wants to store 6,111 gallons of hazardous waste in
containers and another 15,000 gallons of hazardous waste in a
Written or verbal public comments will be accepted until Monday,
Dec. 30 at 4:30 p.m. Interested parties, according to the
statement, should contact Michael Ellenberger, 9531 Rayne Road,
Suite IV, Sturtevant, WI 53177, or phone comments to