At risk

Smith, Don
November 1993
National Petroleum News;Nov93, Vol. 85 Issue 12, UST update p1
Trade Publication
Provides information on the risks being faced by small gasoline operators with the implementation of Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) underground storage tank (UST) regulations. Background; Results of Havill & Co.'s survey on the impact of EPA's UST regulation; Forecast of the gasoline market five years from 1993; Statistics; Shell Oil Co.'s Risk-Based Corrective Action (RCBA) planning approach.


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