Norlite, LLC
628 S. Saratoga Street Cohoes, NY 12047
(518) 235-0030 (phone) (518) 235-0233 (fax)

Public Outreach

General Information

Norlite, LLC
628 South Saratoga Street
Cohoes, NY 12047

Norlite's operation and the upcoming Comprehensive Performance Test

Integrated Contingency Plan, March 2019

Community Meeting Norlite Facility Improvement, Cohoes, NY. January 8, 2019

MACT Comprehensive Performance Test Report and Notification of Compliance for Lightweight Aggregate Kilns 1 and 2 Final Report

NYSDEC State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) DISCHARGE PERMIT

2014 Norlite Part 373 Permit Renewal Documents

2015 NYSDEC letter of approval for a permit modification
in accordance with Part 373.1-7(c)(1)(iii)

2015 NYSDEC notice of approval of Comprehensive Performance Test (CPT) Plan

Download the complete CPT Plan now - (10 MB PDF)

NYS DEC cover letter

RCRA 373 Permit, Issued January 2016, Updated February 19, 2018

Title V Air permit, Issued January 2016

Contact Information

Questions, concerns or complaints from the public should be directed to 518-235-0401; twenty four hours a day. Callers will be put in touch with on-site personnel.

Prince Knight
Laboratory, Environmental & Compliance Manager
Tradebe Environmental Services, LLC
628 South Saratoga Street
Cohoes, NY 12047
518-235-0401 x4049 (office)
518-235-0233 (fax)
518-857-2969 (cell)

Alternatively, members of the public may also contact Joe Hadersbeck, Norlite’s NYSDEC onsite monitor. Joe’s contact information is as follows:

Joseph E. Hadersbeck
Environmental Engineer
NYS DEC - Region 4, Division of Environmental Remediation (S&HM)
1130 North Westcott Road
Schenectady, New York 12306
518-357-2093 (office)
518-235-0401 x4069 (Norlite office)
518-357-2398 (fax)
518-320-5763 (cell)

Past Events







  • Norlite submitted a notification of a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on behalf of the City of Cohoes. The City of Cohoes is sponsoring the Household Hazardous Waste Collection day with the assistance of Norlite and Tradebe Environmental Services for the collection. The Household Collection day is May 16, 2015.



  • On Saturday, May 03, 2014, Norlite co-sponsored a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day with the City of Cohoes.


  • Norlite worked with the NYSDEC and received approval for kiln 1 to install new technology for measuring stack gas flow rate. This new technology was approved and in operation on kiln 1 on April 18, 2014.


  • As per Norlite’s Part 373 Permit Module V and 40 CFR 63 Subpart EEE, Norlite conducted Annual CEM Relative Accuracy Test Audits (RATA) the week of March 3, 2014. This testing was approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.


  • Norlite Aggregate held an "Open House" day on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM at our facility located at 628 Saratoga Street, Cohoes, NY. Future events will be planned.


  • Norlite completed a MACT Confirmatory Performance Test on May 21, 2013 on Kiln 1. The final compliance report for the Confirmatory Performance Test was submitted to the NYSDEC by August 19, 2013.