62-761.210. Reference Guidelines  


Effective on Sunday, October 13, 2019
  • 1(1) Reference guidelines listed in paragraphs 762-761.210(2)(a) 8through (n), F.A.C., are available for inspection during business hours at the Department of Environmental Protection’s Tallahassee Office located at 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400, and 36directly from the source. Secondary references found within the following primary reference guidelines that have insufficient information to obtain those references can be obtained as provided in the document titled 66Appendix A – Secondary References, 71July 2019, hereby adopted and incorporated by reference, located here: 81http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 83or the Department address listed above. All other secondary references can be obtained through the following reference guidelines.

    101(2) Titles of documents. References to the following documents listed in paragraphs 11362-761.210(2)(a) 114through (n), F.A.C., are made throughout this chapter. Each document or part thereof is adopted and incorporated by reference only to the extent that it is specifically referenced in this chapter. To the extent that the provisions contained in the following reference guidelines conflict with this chapter, the Department’s requirements as stated in this chapter shall control.

    171(a) American Concrete Institute (ACI). Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 19062-761.210(1), 191F.A.C., or from the publisher at ACI, 38800 Country Club Drive, Farmington Hills, Michigan 48331-3439, (248)848-3800, or the publisher’s website at 212http://www.concrete.org/:

    2131. 214Control of Cracking in Concrete Structures, 220ACI 224R-01, (Reapproved 2008); 224and,

    2252. 226Design Considerations for Environmental Engineering Concrete Structures, 233ACI 350.4R-04, 2004 Edition237.

    238(b) American Petroleum Institute (API). Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 25762-761.210(1), 258F.A.C., or from the publisher at API, 1220 L Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005, (202)682-8000, or the publisher’s website at 278http://www.api.org/279:

    2801. 281Closure of Underground Petroleum Storage Tanks, 287API Recommended Practice 1604 (R2010), 3rd Edition, March 1996,

    2962. 297Installation of Underground Petroleum Storage Systems, 303API Recommended Practice 1615, 6th Edition, April 2011,

    3113. 312Cathodic Protection of Underground Petroleum Storage Tanks and Piping Systems, 322API Recommended Practice 1632 (R2010), 3rd Edition, May 1996; and,

    3324. 333Using the API Color-Symbol System to Mark Equipment and Vehicles for Product Identification at Gasoline Dispensing Facilities and Distribution Terminals, 353API Recommended Practice 1637 (R2012), 3rd Edition, July 2006. Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 371http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 373or the Department address listed in subsection 38062-761.210(1), 381F.A.C382.

    383(c) ASME International (387founded as t390he American Society of Mechanical Engineers). A copy of the following document is available at the Department address listed in subsection 41162-761.210(1), 412F.A.C., or from the publisher at ASME International, 22 Law Drive, Box 2900, Fairfield, New Jersey 07007-2900, (800)843-2763, or 431the publisher’s website 434at 435http://www.asme.org/436: 437Process Piping, 439ASME B31.3, 2016 Edition.

    443(d) Energy Institute. A copy of the following document is available at the Department address listed in subsection 46162-761.210(1), 462F.A.C., or from the publisher at Energy Institute, 62 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7AR, United Kingdom, +44 (0)20 7467 7100, or the publisher’s website at 488https://www.energyinst.org/home489: Identification Markings for Dedicated Aviation Fuel Manufacturing and Distribution Facilities, Airport Storage and Mobile Fuelling Equipment, 506EI 1542, 9th Edition, July 2012.

    512(e) Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). A copy of the following document is available at the Department located at 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399, (850)245-8705, 540or the Department’s website at https://floridadep.gov/waste/permitting-compliance-assistance/content/storage-tank-system-rules-forms-and-reference, 546or at the following website location: 552http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11183, 554Ins555tructions for Conducting Sampling During Underground Storage Tank Closure, 564July 2019 Edition.

    567(f) NACE International. Copies of the following docum575ents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 58562-761.210(1), 586F.A.C., or from the publisher at NACE International, 1440 South Creek Drive, Houston, Texas 77084-4906, (800)797-6223, or the publisher’s website at 607http://www.nace.org/608:

    6091. 610Control of External Corrosion on Underground or Submerged Metallic Piping Systems, 621NACE Standard SP0169-2013 (formerly RP0169), 2013 Edition; and,

    6292. 630Corrosion Control of Underground Storage Tank Systems by Cathodic Protection, 640NACE Standard SP0285-2011 (formerly RP0285), 2011 Edition.

    647(g) National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 66762-761.210(1), 668F.A.C., or from the publisher at NFPA, 1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169-7471, (800)344-3555, 682or at the publisher’s website at 688www.nfpa.org/689:

    6901. 691Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code, 696NFPA 30, 2018 Edition;

    7002. 701Temporarily Out of Service, Closure in Place, or Closure by Removal of Underground Storage Tanks, 716NFPA 30 (Annex C), 2018 Edition; and,

    7233. 724Motor Fuel Dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages, 731NFPA 30A, 2018 Edition.

    735(h) 736National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Information about this bureau of the Department of Commerce is available at National Institute of Standards and Technology, 100 Bureau Drive, Stop 1070, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899-1070, 769(301)975-6478, or the organization’s website at 775http://www.nist.gov/index.html.

    776(i) National Leak Prevention Association (NLPA). A copy of the following document is available at the Department address listed in subsection 79762-761.210(1), 798F.A.C., or from the publisher at NLPA, Route 2 Box 106A, Falmouth, Kentucky 41040, (702)832-2260, or the publisher’s website at 818http://www.nlpa-online.org/: 819NLPA Standard 631, Chapters A and B, 8261991. Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 836http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-07649, 838or the Department address listed in subsection 84562-761.210(1), 846F.A.C847.

    848(j) Petroleum Equipment Institute (PEI). Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 86762-761.210(1), 868F.A.C., or from the publisher at PEI, Post Office Box 2380, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74101-2380, (918)494-9696, or the publisher’s website at 888www.pei.org/889:

    8901. 891Recommended Practices for Installation of Underground Liquid Storage Systems, 900PEI/RP100-17, 2017 Edition; and,

    9042. 905Recommended Practices for the Testing and Verification of Spill, Overfill, Leak Detection and Secondary Containment Equipment at UST Facilities, 924PEI/RP1200-17, 2017 Edition.

    927(k) 928SSPC: The Coatings Society and NACE International. A copy of the following document is available at the Department address listed in 949subsection 95062-761.210(1), 951F.A.C., or from the publisher at SSPC: The Coatings Society, 96140 24th Street, 6th Floor, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222-4643, (877)281-7772, or from the publisher’s website at http://www.sspc.org/; or from the publisher at NACE International, 1440 South Creek Drive, Houston, Texas 77084-4906, 991(800)797-6223, or from the publisher’s website at 998http://www.nace.org/999: 1000Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Coating Systems for Concrete Used in Secondary Containment, 1013SSPC-TU 2/NACE 6G197, Publication No. 97-04/Item No. 24193, February 1997.

    1023(l) Steel Tank Institute (STI). Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 104262-761.210(1), 1043F.A.C., or from the publisher at STI, 944 Donata Court, Lake Zurich, Illinois 60047, (847) 438-8265, or from the publisher’s website at 1065https://www.steeltank.com/1066:

    10671. 1068sti-P31069® 1070Specification and Manual for External Corrosion Protection of Underground Steel Storage Tanks, 1082sti-P31083®, 1084Revised May 2018. Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1096http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 1098or the Department address listed in subsection 110562-761.210(1), 1106F.A.C.,

    11072. 1108Specification for External Corrosion Protection of FRP Composite Steel USTs – ACT-1001120®, 1121STI F894, Revised May 2018. 1126Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1135http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 1137or the Department address listed in subsection 114462-761.210(1), 1145F.A.C.,

    11463. 1147Cathodic Protection Testing Procedures for sti-P31153® 1154UST’s, 1155STI R051-17, (R051), Revised April 2017,

    11614. 1162Recommended Practice for Corrosion Protection of Underground Piping Networks Associated with Liquid Storage and Dispensing Systems, 1178STI R892, Revised January 2006; 1183and,

    11845. 1185Recommended Practice for the Addition of Supplemental Anodes to sti-P31195® 1196USTs, 1197STI R972, Revised December 2010.

    1202(m) Underwriters’ Laboratories Standards (UL). 1207Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 122162-761.210(1), 1222F.A.C., or from the publisher at UL, 1229333 Pfingsten Road, Northbrook, Illinois 60062-2096, (847)272-8800, or from the publisher’s website at www.ul.com/:

    12431. 1244Steel Underground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids, 1252UL 58, July 1998, Revised January 2018, 10th Edition. 1261Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1270http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 1272or the Department address listed in subsection 127962-761.210(1), 1280F.A.C.,

    12812. 1282Non-metallic Underground Piping for Flammable Liquids, 1288UL 971, 1290October 1995, Revised March 2006, 12951st Edition. 1297Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1306http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 1308or the Department address listed in subsection 131562-761.210(1), 1316F.A.C.,

    13173. 1318Standard for Fibre Reinforced Underground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids (formerly 1330Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Underground Storage Tanks for Petroleum Products, Alcohols, and Alcohol-Gasoline Mixtures), 1342UL/ULC 1316, January 1994, Revised November 2018, 3rd Edition. 1351Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1360http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 1362or the Department address listed in subsection 136962-761.210(1), 1370F.A.C.,

    13714. 1372External Corrosion Protection Systems for Steel Underground Storage Tanks, 1381UL 1746, January 2007, Revised December 2014, 3rd Edition. 1390Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1399http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 1401or the Department address listed in subsection 140862-761.210(1), 1409F.A.C.; 1410and,

    14115. 1412Outline of Investigation for Underground Fuel Tank Internal Retrofit Systems, 1422UL 1856, June 2013, 1st Edition. 1428Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1437http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-10946, 1439or the Department address listed in subsection 144662-761.210(1), 1447F.A.C.

    1448(n) United States Government Printing Office, Federal Digital System, Code of Federal Regulations, Electronic Code of Federal Regulations. Copies of the following documents are available at U.S. Government Printing Office, 732 North Capitol Street, NW, Washington, DC 20401-0001, (202)512-1800, or from the publisher’s website at 1493http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/ECFR?SID=dbbcbc9f2acd236910a67035e0e599bd&page=browse:

    14951. 1496Technical Standards and Corrective Action Requirements for Owners and Operators of Underground Storage Tanks (UST), 151140 CFR Part 280, 1515July 15, 2015; published by Government Printing Office, Code of Federal Regulations, 732 North Capitol Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20401-0001, or 1536http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-07664, 1538or 1539https://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=fc39ac52f9d11adfefd71beee374f05d&pitd=20150715&node=pt40.27.280&rgn=div5; and,

    154221543. 1544Designation of Hazardous Substances 154840 CFR Section 302.4, 1552August 1989, 1554published by Government Printing Office, Code of Federal Regulations, 732 North Capitol Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20401-0001, or 1572http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-07663, 1574or http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?tpl=/ecfrbrowse/Title40/157740cfr302_main_02.tpl1578.

    1579(3) Applicability of Reference Guidelines: Storage tank systems or system components installed after January 11, 2017, shall comply with this chapter on or after January 11, 2017. Unless otherwise specified in this chapter, storage tank systems or system components installed before January 11, 2017, are subject to the applicable Reference Standards listed in the Department’s storage tank rules that were in effect at the time the storage tank systems or system components were installed.

    1653Rulemaking Authority 1655376.303 FS. 1657Law Implemented 1659376.303 FS. 1661History–New 12-10-90, Formerly 17-761.210, Amended 7-13-98, 6-21-04, 1-11-17, 10-13-19.
    1670Editorial Note: 1672Portions of this rule were relocated to Rule 168062-761.420, 1681F.A.C.