Installation of Used USTs
(1)An owner and permittee may not reuse an UST that has been installed in the ground and subsequently removed unless the UST was decommissioned in accordance with all requirements of OAR 340-150-0168 (General Permit Requirements for Decommissioning an UST System by Permanent Closure or Change-in-Service).
(2)The original manufacturer must certify that the used UST meets the UST performance requirements of OAR 340-150-0300. If the original manufacturer is not available (e.g., no longer in business, unknown, etc.) another manufacturer of the same tank brand or type must certify in writing that the UST meets the current UST performance requirements.
(3)Before reinstalling the UST, an owner and permittee must have the manufacturer’s recertification documented in writing and available to the department upon request.
(4)An owner and permittee must install the UST in accordance with OAR 340-150-0300 and follow all recommendations made by the manufacturer for reinstalling the used UST.
(5)An owner and permittee must submit documents showing compliance with all manufacturer recommendations including, but not limited to, warranty cards or manufacturers’ checklists to the department as an attachment to the installation checklist required by OAR 340-150-0300(8)(d).
Rule 340-150-0302 — Installation of Used USTs,