UST/LUST Program Status In New Jersey
New Jersey has not yet been granted state program approval (SPA).
|Number of active underground storage tanks||13,795 (national total: 570,731)|
|Number of confirmed releases||13,236 (national total: 521,271)|
|Number of cleanups completed||9,775 (national total: 447,323)|
|Number of cleanups in backlog to be completed||3,461 (national total: 73,948)|
|Release prevention requirements||95%|
|Release detection requirements||96%|
|Both prevention and release detection requirements||92%|
The UST Performance Measures provide program performance data for all states and territories.
State Contact Information
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
Water Compliance & Enforcement
P.O. Box 422
Trenton, NJ 08625-0422
UST/LUST Program: http://www.state.nj.us/dep/srp/bust/bust.htm
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection & New Jersey Economic Development Authority
Bureau of Contract & Fund Management
Underground Storage Tank Fund Program
401 East State Street
P.O. Box 413
Trenton, NJ 08625-0413
Fund Program: http://www.nj.gov/dep/srp/finance/ustfund/
*This fund does not provide federally-required coverage to finance all UST cleanups and does not fulfill the federal financial responsibility requirement.