Notification Requirements Associated with “Reportable” Chemical Spills/Releases

Most industrial plants have at some point experienced chemical spills/releases, and nearly all have emergency plans in place related to how onsite personnel are to respond. However, there is confusion throughout the industry regarding the proper procedures for notifying authorities in the event of a release in excess of a “Reportable Quantity” (RQ). In the latest issue of Hixson’s EH&S From Experience newsletter, we share the six items that should definitely be included on your company’s chemical spill action plan. Read it today!


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