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Tank and piping shall be tested at the time of installation at the owner's risk by his or her representative before a representative of the department as follows:
  1. Aboveground, underground and mounded-over tanks shall be filled to capacity with water and maintained for not less than 24 hours.
  2. Piping shall be hydrostatically tested to a pressure of 100 pounds per square inch (psig)(689.5 kPa) or 150 percent of the maximum operating pressure, whichever is greater, for 30 minutes.
3406.4.17.1 Periodic Test
Underground piping shall be tested once every 10 years at the owner's risk by his or her representative before a representative of the department. Such test shall be made at 100 pounds per square inch (psig)(689.5 kPa) or 150 percent of the maximum operating pressure, whichever is greater, for 30 minutes.

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