Division of Spill Prevention and Response


Underground Storage Tanks

UST Manager: Larry Brinkerhoff
(907) 269-3055


The Underground Storage Tank (UST) staff of the Industry Preparedness Program (IPP) provides technical and regulatory assistance on regulated UST systems in Alaska.  UST regulations are contained in 18 AAC 78, Article 1.


This unit’s primary activities include:

  • Provides technical assistance to UST owners/operators
  • Performs audits of third-party UST inspectors
  • Reviews third-party inspection reports for UST systems
  • Oversees UST certified worker program
  • Oversee regulated UST installs and closures

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Industry Preparedness Program