Rules and Regulations for Underground Storage Facilities Used for Petroleum Products and Hazardous Materials (Rhode Island)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Rhode Island



Name Rules and Regulations for Underground Storage Facilities Used for Petroleum Products and Hazardous Materials (Rhode Island)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Coal with CCS, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Primary Website http://www.dem.ri.gov/pubs/regs/regs/waste/ustreg11.pdf


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

These regulations apply to underground storage facilities for petroleum and hazardous waste, and seek to protect water resources from contamination. The regulations establish procedures for the remediation of contaminated sites as well as siting, design, installation, operating, and monitoring requirements for underground tank systems.


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Policy Contact

Contact Name Leo Hellested
Department Department of Environmental Management
Division Office of Waste Management
Address 235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI, 02908


Phone 401-222-2797
Fax 401-222-2812
Email leo.hellested@dem.ri.gov
Website http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/benviron/waste/index.htm


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1 R.I. Gen. Laws
Date Effective 2007
Date Enacted 2005


Authority 2 ch. 42-17.1.2(ee)
Date Effective 2008


Authority 3 42-17.1.2(dd)
Date Effective 2011


Authority 4 46-12



Authority 5 42-35-2



Authority 6 42-35-3













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