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Superior Environmental Corp (Superior), on behalf of a confidential Bay County, Michigan automobile dealership, was hired to investigate and close a used oil underground storage tank (UST) release at the car dealership, originally reported in 1997.
Superior's Nate Hehir and Karl Primdahl recently attended the 26th annual No-Spills Conference in Traverse City, MI representing the company as a contributing vendor.
At its meeting on January 19, 2016, the Michigan Underground Storage Tank Authority Board of Directors extended the deadline for owners and operators to buy-down their Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Fund deductible for calendar year 2016 to March 31, 2016.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recently issued an updated version of their Musts For USTs publication (November 2015) which summarizes federal UST requirements for installation, reporting, spill and overfill prevention, corrosion protection, release detection, walkthrough inspections, compatibility, operator training, repairs, financial responsibility, release response, and closure.