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UST/LUST Program Status In Oregon

Oregon was granted state program approval (SPA) in 2011.

UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2014)
Number of active underground storage tanks 5,586 (national total: 570,731)
Number of confirmed releases 7,426 (national total: 521,271)
Number of cleanups completed 6,550 (national total: 447,323)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 876 (national total: 73,948)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 91%
Release detection requirements 92%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 86%

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

State Contact Information

UST/LUST Program

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Land Quality Division
Tanks Section
Underground Storage Tank Program
811 Southwest Sixth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204

Phone: 503-229-6652
Phone: 503-229-5263
UST Helpline: 800-742-7878
Fax: 503-229-6954

UST/LUST Program: http://www.deq.state.or.us/lq/tanks/index.htm Exit EPA Disclaimer

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