Flood Guidance from the EPA

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The EPA produced a short document that gives simple guidance in the event of flooding. The guide goes over flood preparation, response and information on financial assistance. In light of Hurricane Harvey’s unprecedented and catastrophic flooding in southeastern Texas, We want to help the EPA disseminate this document. EPA UST Flood Guide Website → EP UST Flood Guide (PDF)


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URGENT SAFETY RECALL – OPW SWIVEL CONNECTORS:  An issue has been identified at our suppliers which leads us to request that you immediately stop the sale of OPW swivel connector models 241 TPS Series and 36S with stamped manufacture dates between January 2013 and March 2017. This applies to 3/4 and 1 inch swivels. The… Read more »

Updates to Illinois Stage II Vapor Recovery Decommissioning

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An Update from the Illinois Petroleum Marketeer Association:  Gasoline Dispensing Facilities that Have Stage II Vapor Recovery Systems Must Decommission the Equipment by December 31, 2016: Stage II vapor recovery systems have been required at most Chicago area retail and commercial gasoline dispensing facilities (GDF) located in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry, and Will counties, along with… Read more »

NACS Show 2016 is Just Around the Corner

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Stop by Our Booth – #3766 In October we return to Atlanta after a two year stretch in Las Vegas. We have a lot of new things to share with you including a major update to the PASS LMS and exciting updates to PASS Tools. It’s a great time to get started thinking about the 2018 inspection deadline and PASS can help… Read more »

Florida Sunshine Expo 2016

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PASS at the 2016 Florida Sunshine Expo Raymond from PASS attended the Florida Sunshine Expo last weekend.  Raymond talked with many existing clients and added a few more.  PASS was pleased to partner with Marathon Oil at their booth again this year.  PASS works with Marathon Oil to supply UST Operator Training along with PASS Tools/ Inspection services…. Read more »

Florida Sunshine Expo!

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  PASS will be attending the 2016 Florida Sunshine Expo… July 29th – August 1st at the Orlando World Center Marriott – Orlando, FL. The Sunshine State is home to more than 10,400 convenience stores employing more than 156,000 Floridians, with an economic impact of almost $49 billion. There are lots of factors in this state concerning… Read more »

Illinois UST Operator Retraining

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Does your UST operator certificate expire this year? The State of Illinois requires all UST operators (Class A, Class B, and Class C) to be retrained every 2 years.  The initial training deadline of August 8, 2012 meant that Illinois operators needed to retrain in 2014 and now need to retrain in 2016. If you… Read more »

New York UST Operator Exam Preparation

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New York’s Training Deadline is The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (NYDEC) recently implemented regulations requiring UST operators to be certified by October 11, 2016.  Class A/B operators at regulated Petroleum Bulk Storage (PBS) and Chemical Bulk Storage (CBS) facilities in the state of New York can become certified by taking and passing the appropriate… Read more »

NEW Connecticut UST Operator Training Courses

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PASS’ new and improved Connecticut UST operator training courses (Class A/B and Class C) have recently been approved by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP).  How are they “new” and “improved,” you might ask?  Here’s the scoop. We have completely rewritten these courses from the ground up, eliminating unnecessary and redundant pages and… Read more »