Petroleum Bulk Storage
Title: Petroleum Bulk Storage Policy
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
(DEC) and the United States Environmental Protection Agency
(U.S. EPA) regulate the storage and handling of oil and other
Petroleum products, and specify appropriate procedures to implement
in the event of an actual or suspected release of such products
to the environment. Columbia University strives to ensure
compliance with all applicable environmental, health and safety
laws and regulations, including those related to Petroleum
management and tanks.
PURPOSE: Compliance with NYDEC and EPA handling of oil and other petroleum products at Columbia University.
RESPONSIBILITY: All parties involved in Petroleum Bulk Storage at Columbia University.
APPLICABILITY: Columbia University in the City of New York.
Spill Prevention Control & Countermeasures (SPCC):
Link to Facilities Management (MS):
Link to EPA: