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 »

Tobacco Seller Training Now Available

Posted by - Course Updates, PASS Training

PASS has recently begun to roll out new training offerings, in conjunction with 360training, an online Austin, TX, national and international employee training/certification company, starting with tobacco seller training. This course addresses tobacco regulations focusing on keeping tobacco away from minors due to health risks. This training also discusses regulatory standards, as well as laws… Read more »

Flood Guidance from the EPA

Posted by - General

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)

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 »

URGENT SAFETY RECALL – OPW SWIVEL CONNECTORS:

Posted by - General

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 »

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 »