The Above Ground Storage Tanks Program handles issues related to:

  • Rules that apply to the operation of facilities with ASTs of 10,000 gallon or greater capacity if petroleum is received from pipelines or vessels. Additionally, spills or releases of reportable quantities of petroleum or hazardous substances from ASTs must be reported to DEQ's Emergency Response Program.
    Note: The program has not adopted rules regarding the installation or removal of ASTs storing petroleum or listed hazardous substances.
Although not covered by DEQ’s program, certain ASTs are regulated by: