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Action required by all NSW Site Operators
1 month ago

Action required by all NSW Site Operators

By  •  Compliance

The NSW Environmental Protection Agency recently announced the expiry of all Class 2, 3 and 4 exemptions to the secondary leak detection requirements under the 2008 UPSS regulations, and has …
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UPSS Regulations in NSW
2 months ago

UPSS Regulations in NSW

By  •  Environment

Petroleum industry stakeholder briefing and discussion forum

The proper management of Underground Petroleum Storage Systems (UPSS) is a significant legal obligation for all service station operators under State …
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EPA’s cooperative fuel tank program makes for safer service stations
12 months ago

EPA’s cooperative fuel tank program makes for safer service stations

An innovative, voluntary checklist from Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) that had hundreds of service stations improving the safety of their underground fuel tanks in 2015 is about to return, …
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EPA inspections help petrol stations to keep it clean
1 year ago

EPA inspections help petrol stations to keep it clean

An Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) statewide inspection team has built up a list of tips and traps, to help service station owners protect their business and the environment from …
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VIC: Local servos sharpen their environmental act
1 year ago

VIC: Local servos sharpen their environmental act

Local service stations are about to receive a free resource that will help them to protect the environment and public safety in this community.

The Underground Petroleum Storage System (UPSS) Flipchart from …
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How clean is your fuel?
2 years ago

How clean is your fuel?

Fuel contamination is a growing issue for fuel retailers that can impact on sales, maintenance budgets and brand reputation.

Newer fuel formulas like biodiesel and ethanol are more susceptible to …
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UPSS monitoring – it’s the law
2 years ago

UPSS monitoring – it’s the law

Underground Petroleum Storage Systems (UPSS) have the potential to leak, particularly as they age, leading to expensive clean-up bills and damage to the environment.

If leaks go undetected they can …
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Leighton O’Brien launches national groundwater monitoring service
2 years ago

Leighton O’Brien launches national groundwater monitoring service

Leighton O’Brien, a market leader in fuel analytics software and field technologies, has launched a national groundwater monitoring service to assist retail fuel operators to meet their compliance obligations and …
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Contractor workshops set 2017 Agenda
2 years ago

Contractor workshops set 2017 Agenda

During the week commencing 20 February 2017, ACAPMA held a series of workshops with stakeholders involved in the design, installation, support and servicing of petroleum equipment in Australia.

The three …
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Victorian UPSS Program Update
2 years ago

Victorian UPSS Program Update

By  •  Environment

Early last year, EPA Victoria sent out a self-evaluation questionnaire to the operators of the State’s 1,400 retail fuel sites. The purpose of this questionnaire was to secure industry feedback …
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