The Association of State and Territorial Solid Waste Management Officials’ (ASTSWMO) UST Task Force has completed its analysis of FY 2014 UST data and is releasing the UST Common Compliance Violations Report – FY 2014.
The ASTSWMO UST Task Force developed this biennial report to serve as a resource to better understand the types of violations issued by UST programs. ASTSWMO solicited information from all 50 States, five Territories and the District of Columbia in an effort to determine which violations were most often encountered during UST compliance inspections and other verification activities. The reports builds on similar studies conducted in FYs 2010 and 2012.
STI notes the following of interest:
The FY 2014 dataset represents the responses of 31 States and one local agency, and accounts for nearly 43,000 UST inspections. Here are the top six violations: