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UST/LUST Program Status In Maryland

Maryland was granted state program approval (SPA) in 1992.


UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2014)
Number of active underground storage tanks 7,803 (national total: 570,731)
Number of confirmed releases 12,086 (national total: 521,271)
Number of cleanups completed 11,825 (national total: 447,323)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 261 (national total: 73,948)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 78%
Release detection requirements 90%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 72%

The UST Performance Measures provide program performance data for all states and territories.

State Contact Information

UST/LUST Program

Maryland Department of Environment
Waste Management Administration
Oil Control Program
1800 Washington Boulevard
Suite 620
Baltimore, MD 21230-1719

Phone: 410-537-3442
Fax: 410-537-3092

UST/LUST Program: http://www.mde.maryland.gov/programs/land/oilcontrol/undergroundstoragetanks/pages/programs/landprograms/oil_control/usthome/index.aspx Exit EPA Disclaimer

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