chemical emergency

chemical emergency

A sudden release or spill of a potentially hazardous chemical into the environment.
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Contract award: the conclusion of a framework agreement for the years 2015-2017, for the supply of equipment of chemical emergency kit (no matter tech / 153-249 / ram / 2015).
Systems, the leader in integrated chemical emergency response solutions, has launched SAFER Water Treatment(TM) today.
In 2012 the Florida Department of Health (FDOH) approved the Chemical Incident Annex, identifying public health actions such as preparing, responding, and recovering from a chemical emergency, and the authority to activate specialized actions if an individual or cluster of ill persons with similar symptoms requires medical treatment following exposure to priority chemicals.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to revitalize EPCRA presents the most immediate opportunity to improve access to chemical emergency information needed by local emergency responders.
This project aimed at strengthening the potential of concerned national parties, especially the Lebanese army and the ISF and the civil defense in terms of the detection, response and decontamination and medical intervention in cases of chemical emergency.
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is awarding $36 million in grants to 20 organizations that develop safety and health training for workers involved in hazardous waste operations and transportation, environmental restoration of contaminated facilities, and chemical emergency response.
Often, there are two aspects to the response to any chemical emergency viz.
Much of the work it does is under the stress of a chemical emergency or natural disaster, he said.
There is no single method for USAR support that automatically fits every domestic chemical emergency.
Similarly, less than one-third of this high-risk group believed that community members were informed (very well or adequately) about where to get information in a chemical emergency.
A chemical emergency was declared and the Environment Agency was also notified.
SAFER Systems and RAE Systems (Amex: RAE), the recognized global leaders in integrated software for chemical emergency response solutions and wireless toxic gas sensing systems, have launched SAFER Real-Time and SAFER STAR Version 9.
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