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Underground Storage Tank Branch
The Utah State Underground Storage Tank program is a regulatory branch of the Department of Environmental Quality. Its primary goal is to protect human health and the environment from leaking underground storage tanks (USTs). The UST staff oversees UST notification, installation, inspection, removal, and compliance with State and Federal UST regulations concerning release prevention and remediation. Get more details.
Proposed Changes to R311, Utah Underground Storage Tank Rules.
The Division of Environmental Response and Remediation (DERR) is proposing amendments to the Utah Underground Storage Tank (UST) rules to incorporate by reference new Federal UST regulations that became effective on October 13, 2015, make changes to the Utah rules to administer the Federal regulations, simplify the Utah rules, and remove rule wording that is redundant or no longer applies.
TheDERR web site,
Proposed changes to R311, Utah Underground Storage Tank Rules, has a summary of the proposed changes and links to a downloadable document that contains the text of the changes, the new Federal UST regulations, a revised monthly operator inspection form, and other related documents.
On September 8, 2016, the Utah Waste Management and Radiation Control Board approved the proposed rule changes for publication and public comment. The public comment period begins on October 1, 2016, and ends on October 31, 2016. The DERR web site has information on the public hearing that will be held to receive comments, and contains instructions for submitting comments in writing or by email. If you have questions concerning the proposed changes, please contact Gary Astin at (801) 536-4103 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Doug Hansen at (801) 536-4454 or email@example.com.
- Certification Study Guides and Reference Material
- Certified UST Contractors
- Contractor Certification Program
- Contacts for UST Questions
- Newsletter: Utah Tank News
- One Time Drop of Fuel for Tank and Line Testing
- Tank Fees Summary
- Useful UST Forms
- UST/LUST Lists
- UST Issues E-mail Alerts Sign Up
- UST Owner/Operator Training and Registration Program
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- Accessing the Petroleum Storage Tank (PST) Fund
- Remediation and Abatement
- Reporting a Release From Underground Storage Tanks (Spills)
- Online Form for Reporting Spills
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No Certificate of Compliance
Facilities that do not have an active Certificate of Compliance and are ineligible to receive deliveries of fuel. Updated daily.
PST Fund Financial Viability Study
A financial viability study of the Petroleum Storage Tank Trust Fund.
- Petroleum Storage Tank Loan Progam
Funds are available for loans to eligible owners and operators for upgrading, replacing, or closing USTs.
Red Tag Program
Starting in 2013 large red "delivery prohibition" tags will be placed on tanks that are not eligible to receive fuel deliveries
Summary Information on USTs
Utah's summary information; required by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 Grant Guidelines. Updated November 3, 2015.
UST Certification Program Online Applications and Payments
Submit applications and payments online for Sampler, Consultant, Installer, Remover, and Tester Certification and A/B Operator Registration.
UST Compliance Report
Utah's government owned; required by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 Grant Guidelines.
UST Issues E-mail Alerts Sign Up
Be personally notified when important issues arise concerning Underground Storage Tank owners, operators, and contractors.
UST Priority Assessment Tool
Currently sites with the highest priority assessment are inspected more frequently. See how upgrades to your facility will effect its assessment.
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