How to Remove & Dispose of Used Underground Petroleum Storage Tanks?

Answer According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), there are nearly 600,000 underground storage tanks (USTs) nationwide that store petroleum and other hazardous substances. The greatest r... Read More »

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How do I dispose of old gas grill tanks?

Take your propane take to one of the many stores that offers to exchange an empty tank for a full one. Also, try a local propane company check your phone book for local listings. A scrap metal faci... Read More »

How do I dispose of propane tanks?

Empty ItEmpty your propane tank before trying to dispose of it. Do not attempt to empty the tank by just opening the valve as it pollutes the air and is a fire hazard. Burn all the gas in your tank... Read More »

How long do underground propane tanks last?

Today's underground propane tanks have a normal life span of 30 to 40 years if properly installed. The tank should be installed in a location that is easily serviceable by your propane provider. Th... Read More »

What are the causes of bad water in storage tanks?

The problem with bad water in storage tanks, according to water treatment companies like Inspectapedia, is not the water, but the contaminants---organic, bacterial and mineral---that may get into t... Read More »