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Report UST Confirmed Releases - Suspected Releases

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

In accordance with 20 DCMR Chapter 6202, any owner, operator, responsible party, authorized agent or contractor who knows of or has reason to suspect a release from a UST shall inform the owner or operated IMMEDIATELY and shall notify the DDOE Director (UST Branch) within 24 hours. The responsible party shall immediately contain and clean a spill or overfill less than 25 gallons and immediately begin corrective action if the release is more than 25 gallons or causes a sheen on surface water.