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Commenting open: January 05, 2023 12:00AM PT - February 05, 2023 11:59PM PT.

NRCES/US Ecology Oil Spill Contingency Plan 5-Year Update

Ecology invites interested members of the public, local, and tribal governments to review and comment on required 5-year updates to industry-written oil spill contingency plans. Washington Administrative Code (WAC) 173-182 requires oil-handling facilities, pipelines, and vessels to have a state-approved oil spill contingency plan that ensures their ability to respond to major oil spills. These updates are required by the state’s oil spill planning regulations.

The below plan is currently undergoing a review by Ecology and may not meet all requirements of the rule. Your comments, as well as Ecology’s review, will be considered before approving the contingency plan.

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