Hawaiian USTs and Volcanoes

Posted by - UST Operator Training

Currently, there are no Underground Storage Tank (UST) facilities in the path of the fissures and lava flows from the Kilauea Volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island. Kilauea erupted on May 3 resulting in several homes and businesses being destroyed, and more than 2,000 residents evacuated as fissures and lava flows continue to move further into… Read more »

PASS Trainings are Being Updated to Comply With New EPA and State Regulations

Posted by - Course Updates, General, PASS Training

PASS Training and Compliance is in the process of integrating new individual state Underground Storage Tank (UST) regulations with updated EPA rules. EPA rules, adopted in 2015, go into effect Oct. 13, 2018.  Individual states have completed their updates or are in the process. EPA rules stipulate that states must, at a minimum, comply with… Read more »

The Deadline to Implement the New EPA UST Regulations is Looming

Posted by - PASS Tools, Regulatory Updates

In July 2015, the EPA published its’s latest UST regulations and gave the local authorities and facilities three years for implementation. Some states have already put the regulations into place, but many states are still working the proposed new regulations through their systems; the state legislature or administrative body, public comment, and then publication. These… Read more »