Amendment to leak detection requirements allows use of new technology (12/17)
This amendment modifies about 40 national rules requiring facilities to find and repair leaks from equipment, including pumps, valves, and connectors, from refineries, chemical production plants, and bulk liquid storage facilities. This amendment, which was proposed in 2006, will be effective upon publication in the Federal Register.
View the rule athttp://www.epa.gov/ttn/oarpg/t3pfpr.html. For more information on the rule, visithttp://www.epa.gov/ttn/oarpg/t3fs.html.