Underground Storage Tanks (USTS)

Business / Real Estate / Underground Storage Tanks (USTS): USTs are commonly used for storing petroleum products, chemicals or process wastes. Sites which use USTs include airports, gas stations, industrial locations and military bases. Over time neglected tanks may leak hazardous substances into the environment, contaminating groundwater. State and federal laws impose strict requirements on landowners where USTs are located to detect and correct leaks to protect groundwater.

Other Words for Underground

Underground Noun Synonyms: secret, clandestine, concealed, hidden, covert, undercover, surreptitious, stealthy, private
Underground Verb Synonyms: subterranean, buried, below-ground, sunken, covered
Underground Adjective Synonyms: resistance, partisans or partizans, freedom fighters, (in France) Maquis, insurgents, seditionaries or seditionists, insurrectionists, guerrillas or guerillas, extremists, revolutionaries, fifth-columnists, fifth column, saboteurs, subversives
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Underground Storage Tanks (USTS)

Business / Real Estate / Underground Storage Tanks (USTS): USTs are commonly used for storing petroleum products, chemicals or process wastes. Sites which use USTs include airports, gas stations, industrial locations and military bases. Over time neglected ta MORE

Uniform Grain And Rice Storage Agreement (USGRSA)

Business / Agriculture / Uniform Grain And Rice Storage Agreement (USGRSA): The contractual arrangement governing transactions between the Farm Service Agency and private grain storage companies. Commercial warehouses storing grain under a nonrecourse loan or owned by the CCC MORE

Underground Storage Tank

Business / Agriculture / Underground Storage Tank: For purposes of Subtitle I of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, this is any tank used to store petroleum or hazardous substances regulated under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Com MORE

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