"DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (DEQ)"
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (DEQ) REMEDIATION DIVISION STORAGE TANKS & CONTRACTS UNIT P.O. BOX 30426, LANSING, MI 48909-7926 PHONE: 517-335-7279 OWNER’S RESPONSIBILITY for CLOSURE of an UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK OWNER OWNER DEQ -decides to close tank(s) -submits notice 30 days -responds to owner with -verifies tanks are prior to closure to DEQ instructions and forms registered and fees paid OWNER RELEASE OWNER DISCOVERED? -performs site assessment -contacts DEQ field -submits site assessment office prior to closure Report to DEQ within NO YES -performs closure 45 days -submits amended registration form to DEQ within 30 days of closure DEQ OWNER DEQ -records closure upon -reports release within -records closure upon receipt of registration 24 hours of discovery receipt of registration form to DEQ form -reviews site assessment Fax to: 517-335-2245 -enters release information report and responds to owner DOES SITE ASSESSMENT OWNER INDICATE CLEAN CLOSURE? -works with DEQ, Remediation Division (District) on cleanup YES NO -hires Qualified Consultant to perform site investigation and cleanup DEQ DEQ -notifies owner of -notifies owner of clean closure contamination -enters release information EQP3875 (Rev. 4/12)