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UST/LUST Program Status In Nevada

Nevada was granted state program approval (SPA) in 1998.


UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2013)
Number of active underground storage tanks 3,786 (national total: 577,981)
Number of confirmed releases 2,515 (national total: 514,123)
Number of cleanups completed 2,361 (national total: 436,406)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 154 (national total: 77,717)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 88%
Release detection requirements 85%
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 Program

Nevada Department of Conservation & Natural Resources
Division of Environmental Protection
Bureau of Corrective Action
Underground Tank Program
901 South Stewart Street
Suite 4001
Carson City, NV 89701-5249

Phone: 775-687-9376
Fax: 775-687-6396

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LUST Program: http://ndep.nv.gov/bca/rem_home.htm Exit EPA Disclaimer

Fund Program

Nevada Division of Environmental Protection
Bureau of Corrective Action
Petroleum Claims Branch
Petroleum Fund
901 South Stewart Street
Suite 4001
Carson City, NV 89701-5249

Phone: 775-687-9368
Fax: 775-687-5856

Fund Program: http://ndep.nv.gov/bca/petrofnd.htm Exit EPA Disclaimer

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