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Focus on: Rule Adoption and Repeal Notice

 
Publication number Date Published
18-09-057July 2018
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Author(s) Michael Feldcamp and Kris Grinnell
Description This focus sheet spotlights changes to Washington state’s Underground Storage Tank (UST) Regulations, called the UST rule. The rule is in place to prevent releases of petroleum and other hazardous substances from UST systems, and ensure any releases are detected and cleaned up.

On July 18, 2018, the Department of Ecology (Ecology) repealed existing Chapter 173-360 WAC and adopted new Chapter 173-360A WAC, Underground Storage Tank Regulations. The new chapter modifies and replaces the repealed chapter. The new UST regulations become effective on October 1, 2018.
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Keywords Underground Storage Tank UST, Rulemaking, regulations, petroleum, contamination
WEB PAGE Chapter 173-360 WAC, Chapter 173-360A WAC
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Highlights of 2018 UST Rule Revisions

Underground Storage Tank Regulations and Statute

Focus on Preparing for an UST Inspection (revised October 2018)

Focus on: Rule Adoption and Repeal Notice

Final Regulatory Analyses: Chapter 173-360 WAC and Chapter 173-360A WAC, Underground Storage Tank Regulations

Concise Explanatory Statement: Chapter 173-360 WAC and Chapter 173-360A WAC, Underground Storage Tank Regulations (Summary of Rulemaking and Response to Comments)

Implementation Plan: Chapters 173-360 and 173-360A WAC, Underground Storage Tank Regulations