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Focus on Emergency Signage Required for UST Sites

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
12-09-240November 2012June 2013
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Author(s) Toxics Cleanup Program
Description The Department of Ecology revised the Underground Storage Tank (UST) rule (Chapter 173-360 WAC) in August 2012, to establish emergency response requirements. The WAC requires that each UST facility have properly trained and certified Class A and B designated person(s) and, at manned UST facilities, at least one individual manning the facility must be a C operator. Also, each UST facility must have signage posted that provides emergency response information. The signage requirements took effect on October 1, 2012.
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Keywords signage, requirements, Focus sheet
WEB PAGE UST Rule Making

Underground Storage Tank Regulations (Code Reviser Format and Ecology Format, Publication No. 12-09-242)