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 »

PASS Tools Updates – February 2018 →

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I know not everyone is subscribed to our changelog, so I wanted to take a minute to highlight some of the updates we’ve gotten out the door over the last few months. ℹ Equipment Data Management Improvements ? Facility Groups ? Improvements to Document/Paperwork Management ? Comment Attachments We are constantly launching new features, so if you… Read more »

The NACS Show is Next Week →

Posted by - General, Tradeshows

We’re packing up for a little road trip next week to head on up to the NACS Show at McCormick Place in Chicago next week, October 17-20. Please be sure to stop by and say hello, we’ll be in Booth #3551, right next to our partner, MyTankInfo. You can click here to add us to your NACS… Read more »

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)

EPA Approves New Test Method for Sumps →

Posted by - General, Regulatory Updates, UST Inspections

The EPA OUST announced recently that it has approved PMAA’s low liquid level integrity test as an alternative method for containment sump testing that is required under the 2015 federal UST regulations. The 2015 regulations require liquid testing every three years of all containment sumps used for interstitial monitoring of piping. The original test method cited… Read more »

Do You have a Designated UST Operator List Handy? →

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Did you know that most state regulators require that a list of all employees who are trained as designated UST operators be made available at your facility at all times? This is typically called at Designated UST Operator List. PASS makes it easy to create and regenerate this list so you never get caught off guard. All… Read more »

URGENT SAFETY RECALL – OPW SWIVEL CONNECTORS: →

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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 »

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 »