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UST/LUST Program Status In Georgia

Georgia was granted state program approval (SPA) in 1996.


UST Performance Measures (as of September 30, 2013)
Number of active underground storage tanks 29,417 (national total: 577,981)
Number of confirmed releases 13,198 (national total: 514,123)
Number of cleanups completed 11,834 (national total: 436,406)
Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed 1,364 (national total: 77,717)

Percent of facilities in significant operational compliance with:
Release prevention requirements 80%
Release detection requirements 70%
Both prevention and release detection requirements 64%

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

State Contact Information

UST/LUST Program

Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Environmental Protection Division
Land Protection Branch
Underground Storage Tank Management Program
4244 International Parkway
Suite 104
Atlanta, GA 30354

Phone: 404-362-2687
Fax: 404-362-2654

UST/LUST Program: http://epd.georgia.gov/underground-storage-tanks Exit EPA Disclaimer

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