Category: Environmental Response and Remediation

Testing Requirements: Owner/Operator Approved Training Courses:
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The information on this page does not constitute an endorsement, expressed or implied, by the State of Utah or the Division of Environmental Response and Remediation. The A and B Operator Training Courses listed below are approved by DERR for both A and B Operator Registration. Indicate on the application if you are registering for …

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State Leak Detection Inspections
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Jump to: Records You Should Have Available for the Inspector Third Party Certification What You Need To Do To Have a Successful Inspection What You Need To Do To Have a Successful Inspection Preparing for leak detection inspections can be a headache if you don’t have all your paperwork in order. Here is a breakdown …

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Closing Underground Storage Tanks in Utah
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Tank Closure Closure is one way to help protect public health and the environment from the threats posed by older underground storage tanks. There are two types of closure: temporary or permanent. All regulated tanks that do not meet the federal upgrade requirements must be permanently closed. Regulated tanks that meet federal upgrade requirements can …

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Closure Plan Requirements
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R311-204, Utah Administrative Code (U.A.C.), requires Underground Storage Tank (UST) owners and operators to submit a Closure Plan outlining the details of the UST closure to the Executive Secretary of the Utah Solid and Hazardous Waste Control Board. Completed Closure Plan The Owners and Operators (O/O) must submit to the Division of Environmental Response and …

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Certification Manuals: Certification Program
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The UST Certification Requirements and Rules contain the most recent versions of rules and regulations and should be used to study for all certification exams. Tank Installers should use the rules manual and any study material obtained when they were initially certified (PEI RP100 is also useful). Groundwater and Soil Sampler Exam Reference Material (9 …

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Recertification Exams: Certification Program
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Applicants for first time Certification for Groundwater/Soil Sampler, UST Remover, and UST Installer must attend a Division of Environmental Response and Remediation (DERR) approved course. Those whose certification has been expired for more than two years must take a DERR approved course. For more information contact Michelle Horning (801) 536-4128. Initial and recertification exams for …

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Certificate of Compliance for Underground Storage Tanks
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Requirements The Utah Underground Storage Tank (UST) Act requires that owners and operators of regulated petroleum USTs qualify their tanks for and receive a Certificate of Compliance, and keep the USTs in substantial compliance with all UST rules and regulations. It is a violation of the UST Act to operate these USTs without a Certificate …

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Eligibility: Certification Program
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Jump to: Installer (UST) Installer Specialties (UST) Remover (UST) Precision Tester (UST) Groundwater and Soil Sampler (UST) Performance Standards for Certification Reciprocity General Information UST Installer Utah Underground Storage Tank rules and requirements for Installers include the following items. See the full document (77 KB) for details. Financial Assurance An applicant or the applicant’s employer …

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Certification Courses and Testing: Certification Program
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All initial and renewal certification testing will be conducted the first Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m. and the third Tuesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. at the DEQ/DERR office located at 195 North 1950 West, Salt Lake City. You must submit application, supporting documents and certification fee five business days prior to …

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Certification Lists: Certification Program
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Those individuals and companies certified by the State of Utah Division of Environmental Response to perform specific work related to Underground Storage Tanks. These lists are in no way an endorsement. Consultants Certified by Utah to Coordinate Cleanup of UST Releases (60 KB) (Updated Daily) Identifies companies with certified Underground Storage Tank consultants on staff. …

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Corrective Action Process Guidelines for Underground Tanks

These documents make up “Guidelines for Utah’s Corrective Action Process for LUST Sites.” It is the responsibility of the individual who downloads and uses this information to verify that it is current, and confirm that its contents are correct with the Division of Environmental Response and Remediation. Cleanup Level Calculator: Site-Specific (437 KB) An Excel …

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One Time Drop Letter for Tank and Line Tightness Testing
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Before a tank can receive a Certificate of Compliance, the integrity of the tank and associated piping must be evaluated through a tank and line tightness test. To receive fuel for the test, the owner or installer must contact the DERR for authorization of a one-time delivery (One Time Drop Letter). Information to submit to …

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Installing Underground Storage Tanks

Jump to: Correct Installation Practices Are A Must EPA Registration Form Equipment Requirements for New Underground Storage Tanks Hire A Qualified Contractor Notification and Permit Requirements for Installing New USTs One Time Drop Letter and Tank and Line Tightness Testing Red Tag Program UST Installation Permit As the owner/operator of an underground storage tank, you …

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