Now that Spring is finally arrived, construction activities will soon be in full swing. In preparation for your upcoming project, it is important to secure all applicable permits and utilize best management practices when executing work.
Notice to Owners/Operators in Michigan with 7 or Fewer USTs: MUSTA Buy-Down Deductible Due by March 31, 2016
Now is a great time for LUST Site Closures in Michigan. The processes are in place, the necessary guidance documents have been issued, and the MDEQ-RRD is increasing their compliance assistance efforts of open LUST Sites. Therefore, sites that have existing contamination, including LNAPL (previously called Free Product) that were not eligible for closure previously may be suitable now. The following article discusses a short history of LUST, financial assurance mechanisms, new guidance documents, and incentives for moving forward towards closure.