Twin Pines Minerals, LLC
The Georgia Environmental Protection Division offers public announcements regarding Twin Pines Minerals, LLC. The information will be posted on this webpage.
Twin Pines submitted the Application for a Surface Mining Permit and Mining Land Use Plan (MLUP) found below on November 13, 2020 and the Provision Addendum on February 17, 2021. These submittals are undergoing a thorough review and EPD has not made any comments or requests for changes at this time. Once EPD completes our review, we will post our response to these documents on this website. Any future versions of the application and/or MLUP will be posted here, replacing earlier versions. Once EPD is satisfied with the updated versions of the application and MLUP, public comments will be formally requested. Please see the Twin Pines Minerals, LLC Permitting Fact Sheet for more information on the permitting and public comment period process.
Additionally, the project must obtain permits from the Watershed Protection Branch and the Air Protection Branch. All of the NPDES permit applications (including for construction stormwater) may be viewed under the name “Saunders Mine” in the Georgia EPD Online System (GEOS) for Permitting, Compliance and Facility Information here:
Groundwater Withdrawal and Air Permit Applications may be viewed below.