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New Underground Storage Tank Regulations: Requirements for Your Facility


Webinar Recording

Recording Price: $199.00

(Includes Proprietary Materials)

It's been a year since the new EPA rules on Underground Storage Tanks (UST) went into effect and many states are still scrambling to change their rules. All UST operators must have the new regulations in effect by 2 years from the new rules, meaning time is running out. In addition, secondary tanks are under more scrutiny. How can you get your UST to meet the new regulations? Join us for this 60-minute webinar to discover:

  • How to comply with the new EPA rules on underground storage tanks
  • Managing your UST: How to establish guidelines for compliance
  • New testing and inspection requirements you need to know
  • What to do in case of emergency: How to set response procedures
  • Why the EPA passed the new rules: Key considerations

Program Highlights

  • New EPA Mandates on Underground Storage Tanks: Ensure Compliance

    • Secondary tank compliance: Why has the EPA changed the regulations?
    • Ensuring your USTs meet the new EPA standards within the 2-year limit
    • What to do if your tanks system needs work done
    • Common compliance problems and how to fix them
  • UST Tank Management Update : Compliance Guidelines for Your Facility

    • Recordkeeping requirements for your UST system
    • New testing & inspections: Functionality, Sump & Spill Bucket
    • What maintenance should be done - and when
    • Crucial changes to Overspill Prevention you need to know now
  • Keys to Developing Your Facility's UST Emergency Response Procedures

    • Protection during delivery of regulated substances
    • Appropriate responses to all alarms
    • Reporting of leaks, spills and releases
    • Requirements that now also impact petroleum tanks
  • Live Question & Answer Session - Have your specific UST question answered!

About The Speaker

David Piercey has over 33 years' experience and is recognized as one of the country's leading tank specialists. His extensive background includes:

  • Instructor for the various organizations on tank installation, repair and standards.
  • Contributing Author for "Aboveground Storage Tank Management and SPCC Guide" and "Underground Storage Tank Management," both are published by ABS Consulting
  • Consulting with a wide range of facilities on developing SPCC and ICP plans to ensure compliance with EPA requirements.
  • Has conducted thousands of storage tank design, construction, upgrade, and inspection programs throughout the United States.
  • Works with clients nationwide to provide tank management programs for both underground and aboveground storage tanks.
  • Committee member for Petroleum Equipment Institute (PEI), recommended practices for Inspection and Maintenance for USTs, PEI-RP900 and PEI Recommended Practices for the Installation of USTs, PEI-RP100.
  • Consultant for Petroleum Equipment Institute (PEI), recommended practice for Testing and Verification of Spill, Overfill, Leak Detection and Secondary Containment Equipment at UST Facilities (PEI/RP1200).

Program Benefits

Join us for this 60-minute webinar to ensure your underground storage tank meets EPA standards, especially for facilities or campuses with a secondary tank.