Lee County Storage Tanks Program
The Lee County storage tanks program is
a state-contracted program responsible for annual compliance inspections,
installations and closures of petroleum storage tanks operating in Charlotte, DeSoto and Lee counties.
To protect the public and environment, the Tanks
Program inspects all underground storage tanks with a capacity greater than
110 gallons, and all aboveground storage tanks with a capacity greater than 550
gallons. This includes gas stations, private business and agricultural
To be in
compliance, a facility must follow the strict standards in The Florida Department
of Environmental Protection rules, chapter 62.761 (underground) and chapter 62-762 (aboveground) Florida Administrative Code.
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