OilUST

Residential Heating Oil Tanks

General topics

  • What is a heating oil tank?
  • What will the DEQ and prospective buyer require in assessing an operating heating oil tank?
  • What will the DEQ and prospective buyer require is assessing an abandoned heating oil tank?

How is a heating oil tank decommissioned and what does it cost?

  • By removal
  • In-place

How do you assess the environmental liability associated with a release from a heating oil tank?

  • If there has been a release, what are the cleanup options and how much will it cost?
  • Soil matrix cleanup option
  • Generic remedy cleanup option
  • Risk-based assessment cleanup option