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UST/LUST Program Status In Illinois

Illinois has not yet been granted state program approval.


UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2013)
Number of active underground storage tanks 20,334 (national total: 577,981)
Number of confirmed releases 25,745 (national total: 514,123)
Number of cleanups completed 21,334 (national total: 436,406)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 4,411 (national total: 77,717)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 75%
Release detection requirements 72%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 63%

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

State Contact Information

UST Program

Illinois Office of State Fire Marshal
Division of Petroleum & Chemical Safety
1035 Stevenson Drive
Springfield, IL 62703-4259

Phone: 217-785-1020
Phone: 217-785-5878
Fax: 217-524-9284

UST Program: http://www.sfm.illinois.gov/commercial/ust/index.aspx Exit EPA Disclaimer

LUST Program

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Bureau of Land
Division of Remediation Management
Leaking Underground Storage Tank Section
1021 North Grand Avenue East
Springfield, IL

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 19276
Springfield, IL 62794-9276

Phone: 217-524-3300
Fax: 217-524-4193

LUST Program: http://www.epa.state.il.us/land/lust/index.html Exit EPA Disclaimer

Fund Program

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Illinois Underground Storage Tank Fund
Bureau of Land #24
Leaking Underground Storage Tank Section
P. O. Box 19276
Springfield, IL 62794-9276

Phone: 217-782-6762
Fax: 217-524-4193

Fund Program: http://www.epa.state.il.us/land/lust/ust-fund.html Exit EPA Disclaimer

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