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UST/LUST Program Status In Tennessee

Tennessee was granted state program approval (SPA) in 1998.


UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2014)
Number of active underground storage tanks 16,465 (national total: 570,731)
Number of confirmed releases 14,837 (national total: 521,271)
Number of cleanups completed 14,518 (national total: 447,323)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 319 (national total: 73,948)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 90%
Release detection requirements 89%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 83%

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

State Contact Information

UST/LUST Program

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation
Division of Underground Storage Tanks
William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower
312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 12th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243

Phone: 615-532-0945
Fax: 615-532-9759

UST/LUST Program: http://www.tn.gov/environment/underground-storage-tanks/ Exit EPA Disclaimer

Fund Program

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation
Underground Storage Tank Reimbursement Fund
William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower
312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 12th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243

Phone: 615-532-0972
Fax: 615-532-9759

Fund Program: http://www.state.tn.us/environment/underground-storage-tanks/tanks_fund-reimbursement.shtml Exit EPA Disclaimer

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