UST Section - FAQs

Corrective Action and Trust Fund Branch

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) Revised  
Home Heating Oil USTs 4/19/2017
UST Enforcement  
2003 Reasonable Rate Document 1/2004

 

Brochures Revised  
Eligibility Flowchart 9/10/2013
Home Heating Oil UST Flowchart 7/7/2017
Leaking Petroleum UST Cleanup Funds 8/21/2013
Non-Regulated USTs 5/5/2017
Selecting an Environmental Consultant for Petroleum Cleanup  

 

Permits and Inspection Branch

FAQ's Revised  
Biodiesel Storage in USTs 10/2015
Farm Tank USTs 10/2015
Groundwater Monitoring Leak Detection 10/2015
New Requirements for UST Systems (NC's Updated UST Regulations effective June 1, 2017) 4/2017
Preparing for an Underground Storage Tank Inspection 9/2015
Secondary Containment Performance Standards for UST systems after 11/1/2007 8/20/2009
Secondary Containment O & M Requirements for UST Systems & Components Installed or Replaced after 11/1/2007 10/2015
UST Responsibilities 10/2015
Vapor Monitoring Leak Detection 10/2015

 

Brochures Revised  
Alternative Fuel Storage Guidelines for UST Systems 10/2015
Financial Responsibility Requirements for USTs 11/2015
Procedures for Placing UST Systems in Temporary Closure & Returning them to Service 6/2016
Site Check Guidelines for Regulated UST Systems 3/2017
Siting and Secondary Containment Requirements for UST Systems Installed prior to 11/1/2007 and near Wells and Surface Waters 10/2015
UST Operator Training Requirements 1/2015
UST System Installation 10/2015

 

Manuals Revised  
Corrosion Protection Manual 10/27/2015
Financial Responsibility Manual 11/2015
Leak Detection Methods for Petroleum USTs and Piping Manual 10/2015
Manual Tank Gauging for small USTs Manual 10/2015
NC Operations and Maintenance Manual 10/2015