[ 342L-23]  Directory of underground storage tank service providers.  (a)  The director shall develop and maintain a directory of service providers who are identified in [subsection] (c).  Information submitted by service providers shall be made readily available to owners and operators of underground storage tanks and tank systems and the public for review and inspection upon request.

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes 342L-23

  • Director: means the director of health. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 342L-1
  • Person: means an individual, trust, estate, firm, joint stock company, corporation (including a government corporation), partnership, association, commission, consortium, joint venture, commercial entity, the State or a county, the United States government, federal agency, interstate body, or any other legal entity. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 342L-1
  • Petroleum: means petroleum, including crude oil or any fraction thereof which is liquid at standard conditions of temperature and pressure (60 degrees Fahrenheit and 14. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 342L-1
  • Release: includes , but is not limited to, any spilling, leaking, emitting, discharging, escaping, leaching, or disposing from an underground storage tank or tank system. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 342L-1
  • tank: means any one or combination of tanks (including pipes connected thereto) used to contain an accumulation of regulated substances, and the volume of which (including the volume of the underground pipes connected thereto) is ten per cent or more beneath the surface of the ground. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 342L-1
  • tank system: means an underground storage tank, connected underground piping, underground ancillary equipment, and containment system, if any. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 342L-1

     (b)  The directory shall consist of service providers who are:

     (1)  Individuals, engaged in types of services in [subsection] (c), having signatory authority and responsibilities; and

     (2)  Persons, representing firms engaged in types of services in [subsection] (c), who have signatory authority and responsibilities.

     (c)  Categories of service providers include the following:

     (1)  Installation of underground storage tanks or tank systems;

     (2)  Retrofitting underground storage tanks or tank systems for corrosion protection, spill and overfill prevention, and release detection;

     (3)  Operating and maintaining corrosion protection systems;

     (4)  Repairing underground storage tanks and tank systems;

     (5)  Testing and monitoring underground storage tanks and tank systems for releases of petroleum and hazardous substances;

     (6)  Assessment of an underground storage tank site for the nature and extent of contamination of soil and waters by released substances;

     (7)  Procurement of product, soil, and water samples;

     (8)  Preparation and analysis of product, soil, and water samples;

     (9)  Procurement of field measurements to screen for and characterize contaminants;

    (10)  Abatement and remediation of contaminants at the site to levels protective of human health and the environment;

    (11)  Cleaning of underground storage tanks or tank systems;

    (12)  Excavating and removing underground storage tanks or tank systems, and contaminated soils and debris;

    (13)  Transporting underground storage tanks or tank systems, contaminated soils and debris; and

    (14)  Treatment, storage, and disposal of uncleaned underground storage tanks or tank systems, contaminated soils and debris.

     (d)  Effective June 18, 1992, service providers wishing to be listed in the directory may submit to the director, at a minimum, the following types of information:

     (1)  Full name of the individual or person in a firm with signatory authority and responsibilities;

     (2)  Current job title and description of responsibilities;

     (3)  Name of the firm or company currently employing the person, if applicable;

     (4)  Identification of the specific category or categories of services provided in [subsection] (c) to be provided;

     (5)  List the number, types, and qualifications of personnel reporting to the person with signatory authority and responsibility, if any;

     (6)  For the individual or person with signatory authority and responsibility, formal education, including specific copies of diplomas from high schools, vocational schools, colleges, and universities;

     (7)  For the individual or person with signatory authority and responsibility, registrations and certifications, including copies of registered professional engineering license, plumbers license, tank or tank system installer certification by manufacturer, tank or tank system testing certifications, commercial haulers license, etc. (including registrations and certifications from other states);

     (8)  For the individual or person with signatory authority and responsibility, formal training, including description of courses and seminars and certificates of completion thereof;

     (9)  For the individual or person with signatory authority and responsibility, related work experience, including type of work, and identification and telephone numbers of any references;

    (10)  For the individual or person with signatory authority and responsibility, memberships and affiliation with professional and work organizations; and

    (11)  For the individual or person with signatory authority and responsibility, statement attesting to coverage of financial liability relating to the applicable categories of work in [subsection] (c).