CUPA-2020 Session Details

UST Cleanup Fund Update; What's New at DTSC
Mon, Feb 3    8am - 9:45am    48 of 100 seats available
M-F1   Cleanup
Location   SANDPEBBLE-DE
Credits      REHS: 2
   Objective
Updates from the Department of Toxic Substances Control; Update regulators and regulated community about administrative and technical changes at the UST Cleanup Fund.
   Description
DTSC will provide updates on Site Mitigation and Restoration Program tools and resources, including new funding for investigation and cleanup, HERO updates on toxicology and risk assessment, approaches to vapor intrusion and indoor air analyses, and brownfields; Attendees will be provided with updates related to the following: letters of commitment, claimant priority list, cost reimbursements, statewide accounting a procurement system, Review Summary Reports, the EAR Account, the Replacing of the RUST Unit, and near-term funding projections for all programs within the UST Cleanup Fund.
   Speakers
Maryam Tasnif-Abbasi, Peter Garcia, Shukla Roy-Semmen - Department of Toxic Substances Control

Diane Barclay - UST Cleanup Fund Manager, State Water Board
McLean Reich - RUST Unit Chief, State Water Board

   Presentation
RUST Program Update
Summary of upcoming deadlines, eligible applicants, typical costs covered, typical ineligible costs, and how to apply for a loan or grant under the State Board's Replacing, Removal or Upgrading of Underground Storage Tanks (RUST) Program.
UST Cleanup Fund Update
Summary of USTCF statistics, status of reimbursements, the 240 legacy appeals, EAR, Orphan and RUST grants, Site Cleanup Subaccount Grants, Expedited Cleanup Account and the utility of Review Summary Reports (5-Year Reviews).