Underground Storage Tank Installation and Management

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CRC Press, Dec 18, 1991 - Law - 192 pages
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This timely book provides a concise, yet complete guide to the installation of UST systems. It addresses the EPA requirements for UST systems and offers practical, step-by-step suggestions for all aspects of installation, including management practices and the removal and closure of old systems. This information, as well as the book's excellent illustrations and appendices, make it an important complimentary guide to specific UST manufacturer's training and installation manuals.
 

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Contents

Chapter Introduction
1
EPA Regulations for Underground Petroleum Storage Tanks
9
Excavation
23
Material Handling
37
Backfill
49
Supports and Anchoring
57
Piping and Other Equipment
67
Tank Removal and Closure
81
Spill Prevention and Containment
105
Release Detection Methods
115
References
127
Appendix A Batteries and the Corrosion Reactions of Iron
133
Appendix B Compliance Dates and Deadlines
145
Financial Requirements for Owners of UST Systems
151
Index
163
Copyright

Corrosion Protection
91

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