Removal Requirements for Underground Storage Tanks
Home improvement contractors conducting residential underground storage tank (UST) removal or replacement must comply with the following:
- Maintain liability insurance coverage of one million dollars ($1,000,000); and
- Complete a 40-hour Hazardous Material Training Program approved by the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.
Note: UST refers to both a “residential underground heating oil storage tank system” and an “underground storage tank system” as defined in CT General Statutes 20-419.