Fuel Storage

Leaking fuel tanks are costly to homeowners and local water bodies.  It’s important to regularly inspect your fuel storage tank. Is your oil tank in shape? Find out.

Report Spills Immediately

Reporting spills of chemicals and other pollutants immediately decreases the likelihood it will have the opportunity to enter the groundwater, a water body, or a storm drain system.

Leaking above ground storage tank

Maine DEP 24-hour Hotlines

To Report Oil Spills call (24 hours) 1-800-482-0777

To Report Hazardous Material Spills call (24 hours) 1-800-452-4664

The sooner you call, the sooner DEP can respond to protect your health, property, and our environment.

How to Report a Spill

  • Report any non-hazardous or non-oil type pollution problem to your local government offices.

  • Report hazardous material or oil spills to the Maine DEP.