62-762.211. Reference Guidelines  


Effective on Thursday, October 17, 2019
  • 1(1) Reference guidelines listed in paragraphs 762-762.211(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-11126, 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 documents listed in paragraphs 11162-762.211(2)(a) 112through (n), F.A.C., below 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 161Department’s requirements as stated in this chapter shall control.

    170(a) American Concrete Institute (ACI):

    1751. 176Control of Cracking in Concrete Structures, 182ACI 224R-01, (Reapproved 2008); 186and,

    1872. 188Design Considerations for Environmental Engineering Concrete Structures, 195ACI 350.4R-04, 2004 Edition199.

    200(b) American Petroleum Institute (API). Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 21962-762.211(1), 220F.A.C., or from the publisher at API, 1220 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20005, (202)682-8000, or at http://www.api.org/:

    2381. 239Specification for Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic Tanks, 245API Spec 12P, 4th Edition, February 2016,

    2522. 253Piping Inspection Code: In-service Inspection, Repair, and Alteration of Piping Systems, 264API 570, 4th Edition, February 2016, includes Addendum 1 (2017),

    2743. 275Design and Construction of Large, Welded, Low-Pressure Storage Tanks, 284API Std 620, 12th Edition, October 2013. Includes Addendum 1 (2014).

    2954. 296Welded Tanks for Oil Storage, 301API Std 650, 12th Edition, March 2013, Includes Errata 1 (2013), Errata 2 (2014), and Addendum 1 (2014), and Addendum 2 (2016),

    3235. 324Cathodic Protection of Aboveground Petroleum Storage Tanks, 331API RP 651, 4th Edition, September 2014,

    3386. 339Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration, and Reconstruction, 345API Std 653, 5th Edition, November 2014,

    3527. 353Welding of Pipelines and Related Facilities, 359API Std 1104, 36221st Edition, September 2013. Includes Errata 1 (2013), Errata 2 (2014), Errata 3 (2014), Errata 5 (2018), and Addendum 1 (2014), Addendum 2 (2016),

    3868. 387Recommended Practice for the Pressure Testing of Steel Pipelines for the Transportation of Gas, Petroleum Gas, Hazardous Liquids, Highly Volatile Liquids, or Carbon Dioxide, 411API RP 1110, 6th Edition, February 2013,

    4189. 419Cathodic Protection of Underground Petroleum Storage Tanks and Piping Systems, 429API RP 1632, (R2010), 3rd Edition, May 1996,

    43710. 438Using the API Color-Symbol System to Mark Equipment and Vehicles for Product Identification at Gasoline Dispensing Facilities and Distribution Terminals, 458API RP 1637, (R2012), 3rd Edition, July 2006. 466Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 475http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11126; 477and,

    47811. 479Overfill Protection for Storage Tanks in Petroleum Facilities, 487API RP 2350, 4th Edition, May 2012.

    494(c) 495ASME International (498founded as t501he American Society of Mechanical Engineers). A copy of the following document is available at the Department address listed in subsection 52262-762.211(1), 523F.A.C., or from the publisher at ASME International, 22 Law Drive, Box 2900, Fairfield, New Jersey 07007-2900, (800)843-2763, or 542the publisher’s website 545at 546http://www.asme.org/547:

    5481. 549Process Piping, 551ASME B31.3, 2016 Edition; and,

    5562. 557Pipeline Transportation Systems for Liquids and Slurries, 564ASME B31.4, 2016 Edition.

    568(d) Energy Institute. A copy of the following document is available at the Department address listed in subsection 58662-762.211(1), 587F.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 https://www.energyinst.org/home615: Identification Markings for Dedicated Aviation Fuel Manufacturing and Distribution Facilities, Airport Storage and Mobile Fuelling Equipmen632t, 633EI 1542, 9th Edition, July 2012.

    639(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, 667or the Department’s website at https://floridadep.gov/waste/permitting-compliance-assistance/content/storage-tank-system-rules-forms-and-reference, 673or at the following website location: 679http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11184, 681Instructions for Conducting Sampling During Aboveground Storage Tank Closure, 690July 2019 Edition.

    693(f) Geosynthetic Institute. A 697copy of the following document is available at the Department address listed in subsection 71162-762.211(1), 712F.A.C., or from the publisher at Geosynthetic Institute, 720475 Kedron Avenue, Folsom, Pennsylvania 19033-1208, (610)522-8440, or at http://www.geosynthetic-institute.org/. 730Test Methods, Test Properties and Testing Frequency for High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Smooth and Textured Geomembranes, 746GRI Test Method GM13, Rev. 14, January 2016. 754Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 763http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11126765.

    766(g) NACE International. 769Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 78362-762.211(1), 784F.A.C., or from the publisher at NACE International, 7921440 South Creek Drive, Houston, Texas 77084-4906, (800)797-6223, or at http://www.nace.org/:

    8031. 804Application of Cathodic Protection to Control External Corrosion of Carbon Steel On-Grade Storage Tank Bottoms (formerly External Cathodic Protection of On-Grade Carbon Steel Storage Tank Bottoms), 830NACE Standard SP0193-2016-SG (formerly RP0193-2001), 2016 Edition,

    8372. 838Control of External Corrosion on Underground or Submerged Metallic Piping Systems, 849NACE Standard SP0169-2013 (formerly RP0169), 2013 Edition,

    8563. 857External Corrosion Control of Underground Storage Tank Systems by Cathodic Protection, 868NACE Standard SP0285-2011, 2011 Edition; and,

    8744. 875Coatings and Linings over Concrete for Chemical Immersion and Containment Service, 886NACE Standard SP0892-2007 (formerly RP0892), 2007 Edition.

    893(h) National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). 899Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 91362-762.211(1), 914F.A.C., or from the publisher at NFPA, 9211 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169, (617)770-3000, or at www.nfpa.org/:

    9311. 932Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code, 937NFPA 30, 2018 Edition,

    9412. 942Motor Fuel Dispensing Facilities and Repair Garages, 949NFPA 30A, 2018 Edition,

    9533. 954Standard on Explosion Protection by Deflagration Venting, 961NFPA 68, 2018 Edition,

    9654. 966Standard on Explosion Prevention Systems, 971NFPA 69, 2014 Edition; and,

    9765. 977Standard on Types of Building Construction, 983NFPA 220, 2018 Edition.

    987(i) National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), NIST, 100 Bureau Drive, Stop 1070, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899-1070, (301)975-6478, or at http://www.nist.gov/index.html.

    1008(j) Petroleum Equipment Institute (PEI). 1013Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 102762-762.211(1), 1028F.A.C., or from the publisher at PEI, 1035Post Office Box 2380, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74101-2380, (918)494-9696, or at www.pei.org/:

    10461. 1047Recommended Practices for Installation of Underground Liquid Storage Systems, 1056PEI/RP100-17, 2017 Edition,

    10592. 1060Recommended Practices for Installation of Aboveground Storage Systems for Motor Vehicle Fueling, 1072PEI/RP200-13, 2013 Edition; and,

    10763. 1077Recommended Practices for the Testing and Verification of Spill, Overfill, Leak Detection and Secondary Containment Equipment at UST Facilities, 1096PEI/RP1200-17, 2017 Edition.

    1099(k) SSPC: The Coatings Society and NACE International. A copy of the following document is available at the Department address listed in subsection 112262-762.211(1), 1123F.A.C., or from the publisher at SSPC: The Coatings Society, 40 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, or from the publisher’s website at http://www.nace.org/: 1170Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Coating Systems for Concrete Used in Secondary Containment, 1183SSPC-TU 2/NACE 6G197, Publication No. 97-04/Item No. 24193, February 1997.

    1193(l) Steel Tank Institute (STI). 1198Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 121262-762.211(1), 1213F.A.C., or from the publisher at STI, 1220944 Donata Court, Lake Zurich, IL 60047, (847)438-8265, or at https://www.steeltank.com/:

    12311. 1232Steel Tank Institute Standard for Fire Tested Tanks Flameshield1241®, 1242STI F001, April 2017. 1246Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1255http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11126;

    125721258. Generator Base Tanks: Standard for Aboveground Tanks Used as a Generator Base Tank, 1272STI F011, April 2017. 1276Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1285http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11126;

    12873. 1288Standard for Aboveground Tanks with Integral Secondary Containment, 1296STI F9211298®, 1299Revised June 2016;

    13024. 1303Fireguard: Specification for Fireguard Protected Aboveground Storage Tanks, 1311STI F941, June 2016. 1315Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1324http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11126;

    13265. 1327Recommended Practice for Corrosion Protection of Underground Piping Networks Associated with Liquid Storage and Dispensing Systems, 1343STI R892, Revised January 2006;

    13486. 1349Installation Instructions for Shop Fabricated Aboveground Storage Tanks for Flammable, Combustible Liquids, 1361STI R912, Revised November 2015. 1366Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1375http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-07688;

    13777. 1378Standard for the Inspection of Aboveground Storage Tanks, 1386STI SP001, 6th Edition, January 2018; and,

    13938. 1394Standard for Repair of Shop Fabricated Aboveground Tank1402s, STI SP031, 5th Edition, January 2018.

    1409(m) Underwriters’ Laboratories Standards (UL). 1414Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 142862-762.211(1), 1429F.A.C., or from the publisher at UL, 1436333 Pfingsten Road, Northbrook, Illinois 60062-2096, (847)272-8800, or at www.ul.com/:

    14461. 1447Standard for Steel Aboveground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids, 1457UL 142, December 2006, Revised August 2014, 9th Edition. 1466Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1475http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11126;

    14772. 1478Nonmetallic Underground Piping for Flammable Liquids, 1484UL 971, October 1995, Revised March 2006, 1st Edition. 1493Secondary references to this guideline can be found here: 1502http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-11126; 1504and,

    15053. 1506Standard for Protected Aboveground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids, 1516UL 2085, December 1997, Revised September 2010, 2nd Edition.

    1525(n) U.S. Government Printing Office, Federal Digital System, Code of Federal Regulations, Electronic 1538Code of Federa1541l Regulations. 1543Copies of the following documents are available at the Department address listed in subsection 155762-762.211(1), 1558F.A.C., or from the publisher at U.S. Government Printing Office, 1568732 North Capitol Street, NW, Washington, DC 20401-0001, (202)512-1800, or at www.gpo.gov/:

    15801. 1581Technical Standards and Corrective Action Requirements for Owners and Operators of Underground Storage Tanks (UST), 159640 CFR Part 280, 1600July 15, 2015, published by Government Printing Office, Code of Federal Regulations, 732 North Capitol Street, NW, Washington, DC 20401-0001, or 1621http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-07664, 1623or 1624https://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=fc39ac52f9d11adfefd71beee374f05d&pitd=20150715&node=pt40.27.280&rgn=div5; 1626and,

    16272. 1628Designation of Hazardous Substances 163240 CFR Section 302.4, 1636August 1989, 1638published by Government Printing Office, Code of Federal Regulations, 732 North Capitol Street, NW, Washington, DC 20401-0001, or 1656http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-07663, 1658or http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?tpl=/ecfrbrowse/Title40/166140cfr302_main_02.tpl.

    1662(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.

    1736Rulemaking Authority 1738376.303 FS. 1740Law Implemented 1742376.303 FS. 1744History–New 6-21-04, Amended 1-11-17, 10-17-19.