Do you own a single wall UST in California?

Posted by - Regulatory Updates

Did you know that all single wall tanks in California were to be permanently closed by the end of 2015? However, the State Water Resources Control Board wants to help with this financial burden. Grants and low interest loans are now available to assist owners/operators in the removal and replacement any remaining single-wall USTs. To get more… Read more »

2017 NATSO Show

Posted by - Tradeshows

PASS recently took a trip down to beautiful Savannah Georgia to attend the 2017 NATSO Show. The show took place Saturday January 21-24 at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa Convention Center.  During these couple of days there was lots of hustle and bustle with tons of great things to do and to see. The NATSO Show brings travel plaza… Read more »

Cold Weather Affects your Car and your UST

Posted by - General, PASS Tools

The seasons have changed and the temperature has dropped.  This change in temperature effects both the fuel consumer and the gas station that we get our fuel from.  Lets take a quick look at how it can impact both. Fuel Efficiency For fuel consumers, cold weather means waiting until the last moment to stop and get out… Read more »

CSD publishes 40 Leaders 40 and Under for 2016

Posted by - General

Convenience Store Decisions (CSD) and the Young Executives Organization (YEO) have came together again and compiled this year’s 40 Leaders 40 and Under. As a youthful company ourselves, it is very refreshing for us at PASS to read these leaders stories.  The passion and dedication that they show for our industry and their involvement in community… Read more »

Trying to call Us? Make sure you have the Right Number!

Posted by - General

We just completed the process of upgrading our phone system, and decided to consolidate numbers, getting rid of our toll-free, 866, number. For many years toll-free numbers were a necessary service to provide for customers, but with the advent of cell phones and free nationwide calling, have really began going the way of the Dodo. Having multiple numbers… Read more »

PEI RP100 Update Scheduled for Next Year

Posted by - General, Regulatory Updates

The PEI Recommended Practices for Installation of Underground Liquid Storage Systems better known as PEI RP100, is getting a makeover. This publication covers the engineering and construction of Underground Liquid Storage Systems, including layout and trenches, flow shut-off devices, transition sumps, automatic line-leak detectors, secondary containment, and water management. The current publication is  the 2011 edition.  There have been… Read more »

PEI RP900 Revisions Expected December 2016, Including the New Appendix D

Posted by - Regulatory Updates, UST Inspections

PEI‘s UST System Inspection and Maintenance Committee met in Chicago at the beginning of September to discuss the revision of Recommended Practices for the Inspection and Maintenance of UST Systems, better known as  PEI RP900. Updates have been made and the revised edition is scheduled for December 2016.  This publication was listed by the EPA as a… Read more »