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UST/LUST Program Status In New Mexico

New Mexico was granted state program approval (SPA) in 1996.

UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2014)
Number of active underground storage tanks 3,736 (national total: 570,731)
Number of confirmed releases 2,602 (national total: 521,271)
Number of cleanups completed 1,766 (national total: 447,323)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 836 (national total: 73,948)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 80%
Release detection requirements 83%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 71%

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

State Contact Information

UST/LUST Program

New Mexico Environment Department
Environmental Protection Division
Petroleum Storage Tank Bureau
1301 Siler Road Building B
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Phone: 505-476-4397
Fax: 505-476-4374

UST/LUST Program: http://www.nmenv.state.nm.us/ust/ustbtop.html Exit EPA Disclaimer

Fund Program

New Mexico Environment Department
Petroleum Storage Tank Bureau
Corrective Action Fund
P.O. Box 26110
Santa Fe, NM 87502

Phone: 505-827-0397
Fax: 505-827-2855

Fund Program: http://www.nmenv.state.nm.us/ust/caf.html Exit EPA Disclaimer

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