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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, 2014)
Number of active underground storage tanks 634 (national total: 570,731)
Number of confirmed releases 913 (national total: 521,271)
Number of cleanups completed 819 (national total: 447,323)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 94 (national total: 73,948)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 87%
Release detection requirements 87%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 78%

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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