Purpose of the Kansas Storage Tank Section

The Storage Tank Section is responsible for the enforcement of federal and state storage tank regulations designed to prevent releases from storage tanks that impact the health and safety of the citizens of the state. The section also provides oversight and direction of investigations and remedial activities at site where releases have taken place. Remediation of site may be funded by responsible party resources, through reimbursement from the state Petroleum Storage Tank Reimbursement Fund or from the federal LUST Trust Fund.