UST/LUST Program Status In New Jersey
New Jersey has not yet been granted state program approval (SPA).
|Number of active underground storage tanks||14,693 (national total: 583,508)|
|Number of confirmed releases||10,890 (national total: 507,540)|
|Number of cleanups completed||7,645 (national total: 424,637)|
|Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed||3,245 (national total: 82,903)|
|Release prevention requirements||95%|
|Release detection requirements||95%|
|Both prevention and release detection requirements||90%|
The UST Performance Measures provide program performance data for all states and territories.
State Contact Information
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
Water Compliance & Enforcement
P.O. Box 422
Trenton, NJ 08625-0422
UST/LUST Program: http://www.state.nj.us/dep/srp/bust/bust.htm
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection & New Jersey Economic Development Authority
Bureau of Contract & Fund Management
Underground Storage Tank Fund Program
401 East State Street
P.O. Box 413
Trenton, NJ 08625-0413
Fund Program: http://www.nj.gov/dep/srp/finance/ustfund/
*This fund does not provide federally-required coverage to finance all UST cleanups and does not fulfill the federal financial responsibility requirement.