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UST/LUST Program Status In Connecticut

Connecticut was granted state program approval (SPA) in 1995.

UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2014)
Number of active underground storage tanks 6,279 (national total: 570,731)
Number of confirmed releases 3,030 (national total: 521,271)
Number of cleanups completed 2,196 (national total: 447,323)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 834 (national total: 73,948)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 76%
Release detection requirements 73%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 64%

The UST Performance Measures provide program performance data for all states and territories.

State Contact Information

UST/LUST Program

Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection
Bureau of Materials Management and Compliance Assurance
Storage Tank Enforcement Unit
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106-5127

UST Phone: 860-424-3374
LUST Phone: 860-424-3376
Fax: 860-424-4061

UST/LUST Program: http://www.ct.gov/dep/cwp/view.asp?a=2692&q=322600&depNav_GID=1652&depNav=| Exit EPA Disclaimer

Fund Program

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
Bureau of Water Protection and Land Reuse
Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Account Program
79 Elm Street, 4th Floor
Hartford, CT 06106-5127

Phone: 860-424-3370
Fax: 860-424-4061

Fund Program: http://www.ct.gov/dep/cwp/view.asp?a=2717&q=325322&depNav_GID=1652 Exit EPA Disclaimer

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