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Underground Storage Tank (UST) Rules

The UST Rules regulate the installation and operation of underground petroleum/chemical storage tanks (not including propane tanks), and they first came into effect in 1985.

The current UST Rules came into effect on October 26, 2020.

Contact Information

If you have questions about the UST Rules, please contact:
Anna Bourakovsky

Storage Tanks Section
Hazardous Materials Program
Waste Management and Prevention Division
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
1 National Life Drive – Davis 1
Montpelier, VT 05620-3704