Colorado Underground Storage Tanks regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Colorado Underground Storage Tanks: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Underground storage tanks (USTs): Colorado Revised Statutes (CRS) 8-20.5-101 to 8-20.5-209 and regulations at 7 Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR) 1101-14 Sections 1-1 to 9-6

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Incorporated codes: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 1-7

Applicability: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-1-1 and 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-1-2

Exclusions: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-1-1(b)

Partial exclusions: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-1-1(c)

Design, construction, and installation: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2

Tanks: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-1(a)

Piping: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-1(b)

Spill and overfill protection equipment: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-1(c)

Dispenser systems: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-1(d)

Secondary containment: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-1(e)

Compatibility: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-1(f)

Installation: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-2

Installation inspection: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-2-1(c) and 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-2-3

Registration: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-3

Upgrading: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-2-4

Compliance inspections: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-3-6

Delivery prohibition: 7 CCR 1101-14 Sections 6-2-1 to 6-2-7

Training: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-3-1

Release detection: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 2-3-4

Closure: 7 CCR 1101-14 Sections 2-4-1 to 2-4-3

Corrective action: 7 CCR 1101-14 Sections 5-1 to 5-4

Financial responsibility: 7 CCR 1101-14 Sections 7-1 to 7-3

Petroleum Storage Tank Fund: 7 CCR 1101-14 Sections 8-1 to 8-7

Eligibility: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 8-1

Allowable costs: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 8-3

Petroleum Cleanup and Redevelopment Fund: 7 CCR 1101-14 Sections 9-1 to 9-6

Eligibility: 7 CCR 1101-14 Sections 9-2 to 9-4

Eligible costs and reimbursement: 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 9-3 and 7 CCR 1101-14 Section 9-5

Regulatory Agency

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