U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response
EPA Office of Water
U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
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A common objective among pollution control rules is to require management practices that prevent spills and releases of hazardous substances or oil that could endanger human health and the environment. Waste management requirements and hazardous chemical storage and disposal rules include leak detection standards as a safeguard to preventing spills, releases, and unnecessary contamination.
In general, leak detection rules require that a leak detection device be installed ...