Public Hearing: Proposed Amendments to 7 DE Admin. Code 1351: Underground Storage Tanks (UST)

Date & Time:
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
6:00 pm

DNREC Lukens Drive Offices
391 Lukens Dr.
New Castle, Delaware

The Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances will hold a public hearing on proposed amendments to the regulations governing underground storage tanks.

These amendments to the Regulations Governing Underground Storage Tank Systems (7 DE Admin. Code 1351) are being proposed to reflect regulatory changes promulgated at the federal level as well as advances in UST system technologies.

The proposed amendments may be inspected at DNREC’s office located at 391 Lukens Drive, in New Castle, and in the August 1, 2019 edition of the Delaware Register of Regulations.

For additional information on this proposed regulatory promulgation, contact Eileen Butler at 391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE 19720; by phone at 302-395-2500; or, by email at

Persons wishing to comment on the proposed amendments may do so either orally or in written form at the public hearing on August 27, 2019.  In lieu of attending the public hearing, written comments may be submitted to the Hearing Officer via the DNREC comment form, via email to, or via USPS to the below address.

The Department will accept public comment through the close of business on Wednesday, September 11, 2019. 

Docket #2019-R-WH-0015
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Public Hearing Officer

Lisa A. Vest
DNREC Office of the Secretary
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901

Public Hearing Materials

Start Action Notice 2016-10

Public Hearing Notice

Existing Regulation: Underground Storage Tanks (7 DE Admin. Code 1351)

Proposed Amendments:
Delaware Register of Regulations Notice (23 DE Reg. 104, 08/01/19)
Proposed Amendments (As published in the Register of Regulations, 08/01/19)
– REVISIONS – Correction of clerical errors subsequent to the 08/01/19 publication in the Register
FIRST REVISION of Proposed Amendments (08/09/19)
SECOND REVISION of Proposed Amendments (08/16/19)

Federal Regulation Changes

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