EPCRA Section 312 Tier II reporting - Training offered by Chemical Distributors, Incorporated
Mandated by Section 312 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA) - also known as SARA Title III -
the Tier II form captures information about the types, quantities and locations of hazardous chemicals at a given facility. The
form also lists contact information for the facility's designated emergency point-of-contact. The purpose of this form is to provide
State, local officials, and the public with specific information on potential hazards. This includes the locations, as well as the
amount, of hazardous chemicals present at your facility during the previous calendar year.
Facilities with chemicals in quantities that equal or exceed the following thresholds must report:
- For Extremely Hazardous Substances (EHSs)(40 CFR part 355 Appendix A and Appendix B (PDF)), either 500 pounds or the Threshold Planning
Quantity (TPQ), whichever is lower.
- For gasoline (all grades combined) at a retail gas station, the threshold level is 75,000 gallons (or approximately 283,900 liters), if
the tank(s) was stored entirely underground and was in compliance at all times during the preceding calendar year with all applicable Underground
Storage Tank (UST) requirements at 40 CFR part 280 or requirements of the State UST program approved by the Agency under 40 CFR part 281.
- For diesel fuel (all grades combined) at a retail gas station, the threshold level is 100,000 gallons (or approximately 378,500 liters),
if the tank(s) was stored entirely underground and the tank(s) was in compliance at all times during the preceding calendar year with all
applicable UST requirements at 40 CFR part 280 or requirements of the State UST program approved by the Agency under 40 CFR part 281.
- For all other hazardous chemicals: 10,000 pounds.
This report is due by March 1 for the previous calendar year.
Courses may be offered individually or as a package. Our training plan can be customized to meet your needs.
The EH&S division of Chemical Distributors, Incorporated started with an internal need for training and compliance and has expanded
with the following offering for all of our customers.
Please inquire about a program to match your specific needs.
All training materials will be provided
Give us a call, we've got you covered.
About our trainer:
Cindy Shelton is a certified Associate Safety Professional through the Board of Certified Safety Professionals, as well as a Registered Environmental Professional through the National Registry of Environmental Professionals. She is also an authorized trainer for OSHA 10 and 30 hour Training in General Industry. In addition, she holds a Masterís degree from Columbia Southern University in Occupational Safety and Health with a concentration in Environmental Management.