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UST/LUST Program Status In The District Of Columbia

The District of Columbia was granted state program approval (SPA) in 1997.

UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2013)
Number of active underground storage tanks 630 (national total: 577,981)
Number of confirmed releases 901 (national total: 514,123)
Number of cleanups completed 804 (national total: 436,406)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 97 (national total: 77,717)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 91%
Release detection requirements 83%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 77%

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

State Contact Information

UST/LUST Programs

District Department of the Environment (DDOE)
Toxic Substances Division
Underground Storage Tank Branch
1200 First Street, NE, 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20002

Tel: 202-535-2326 (Direct)
      202-535-2600 (Main)
Fax: 202-535-1383

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