Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Office of Environmental Assessment Underground Storage Tanks Division
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
Louisiana was granted state program approval in 1992. Louisiana's underground storage tank (UST) rules are similar to the federal rules. The state has a Motor Fuels UST Trust Fund to cover releases from USTs, a certification requirement for certain UST professionals, and its own fee system.
Louisiana has also adopted the ...