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UST/LUST Program Status In Colorado

Colorado was granted state program approval (SPA) in 2007.


UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2014)
Number of active underground storage tanks 7,414 (national total: 570,731)
Number of confirmed releases 8,068 (national total: 521,271)
Number of cleanups completed 7,420 (national total: 447,323)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 648 (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 72%

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

State Contact Information

UST/LUST Program

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
Division of Oil & Public Safety
Oil Inspectors Section
633 17th Street
Suite 500
Denver, CO 80202-3660

Phone: 303-318-8500
Phone: 303-318-8505
Phone: 303-318-8507
Fax: 303-318-8488

UST/LUST Program: http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/CDLE-OilPublicSafety/CDLE/1248095302546 Exit EPA Disclaimer

Fund Program

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
Division of Oil & Public Safety
Petroleum Storage Tank Fund
633 17th Street
Suite 500
Denver, CO 80202-3660

Phone: 303-318-8510
Fax: 303-318-8518

Fund Program: http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/CDLE-OilPublicSafety/CDLE/1248095302550 Exit EPA Disclaimer

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