Illinois Underground Storage Tank Regulations

Illinois underground storage tank regulations are about to change significantly in 2018. The main agency that regulates underground storage tanks (USTs) in Illinois is the Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM). The OSFM works in conjunction with the Environmental Protection Agency whom creates the laws. The OSFM is responsible for enforcing all laws pertaining to underground storage tanks that …

The Importance of ABC Operator Certification in Chicago Illinois

With the recent man-made disaster in the news, in which a gas station in Westmont Illinois leaked gasoline into the sewers causing multiple explosions in and around the Willowbrook and Burr Ridge areas, the importance of properly maintaining a fuel facility is often forgotten and overlooked. Read the full news article here: http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/burr-ridge/news/ct-dbr-willowbrook-explosion-tl-1026-20171020-story.html Failure to maintain a facility properly can …

Commercial Fueling Facilities – On-Site Fueling

Commercial companies such as trucking, construction or local governments that have fleets of vehicles all have different options when it comes to fueling their fleet. To get the fuel they need, fleets have three basic choices: They can fuel up at gas stations, install an on-site fueling station, or use onsite fuel delivery. To take advantage of the lowest cost …