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作者: DIANE Publishing Company
出版社: DIANE Publishing
关键词: preparedness, response, prevention, responsibilities, epa, accident, safety, chemical
页数: 56
出版时间: 1996-08-01
ISBN-10: 0788133721
ISBN-13: 9780788133725

Examines the EPA's role in the area of chemical accident safety. Attempts to comprehensively evaluate efforts to implement chemical accident safety policies, something which has not previously been attempted. Discusses the EPA's databases on accident occurrence and impact, the EPA's chemical preparedness activities, the effectiveness of the EPA's response to chemical accidents in the past, and the steps the EPA has taken to help prevent chemical accidents. Charts and graphs.
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作者: Julian Perry Robinson
出版社: World Health Organization
关键词: weapons, guidance, chemical, biological, health, response, public
页数: 364
出版时间: 2004
ISBN-10: 9241546158
ISBN-13: 9789241546157

This second edition like the first analyses the public health aspects of the possible hostile use of biological or chemical agents. It describes how biological and chemical agents may endanger public health; provides the standard principles of risk analyses that Member States may undertake to prepare for the deliberate release of biological or chemical agents; and presents national and international laws including their potential role in mobilizing international assistance and available sources of such assistance. Seven technical annexes cover chemical agents toxins biological agents principle
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作者: Thomas J. Howard
出版社: DIANE Publishing
关键词: disposal, costs, schedule, affecting, factors, weapons, material, key, chemical
页数: 72
出版时间: 1997-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788143549
ISBN-13: 9780788143540

Sine 1985, the Army has spent $3.2 billion on its programs for destroying the U.S. stockpile of chemical munitions and planning for the disposal of nonstockpile chemical warfare materiel. The Army estimates that $24.4 billion more will be needed to complete these programs. This report describes the DoD's programs for destroying the U.S. stockpile of chemical munitions and planning for the disposal of nonstockpile chemical warfare materiel. Provides an overall assessment of the programs' cost and schedule, alternatives for improving program effectiveness and efficiency, and actions the Army has
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作者: Stuart E. Johnson
出版社: DIANE Publishing
关键词: biological, weapons, chemical, deterring, threat, niche
页数: 132
出版时间: 1997-04-01
ISBN-10: 0788148583
ISBN-13: 9780788148583

Addresses concerns over the”niche” threat -- the use of chemical or biological weapons by countries who lack the conventional power to challenge the U.S., but who do possess the resources & know-how to possibly resort to weapons of mass destruction. Discusses the need to establish a new set of assumptions for framing U.S. chemical & biological weapons planning. Provides an overview of the nuclear, biological, & chemical weapons environment, its implications for U.S. forces abroad & in the field, & examines the issue of deterrence. Authors include: Brad Roberts, Jerome Kahan, Keith Payne, &
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作者: Dana A. Shea (au)
出版社: DIANE Publishing
关键词: 112th, congress, options, issues, facility, security, chemical
页数: 28
出版时间: 2011-05-01
ISBN-10: 1437983278
ISBN-13: 9781437983272

The Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS) regulates chemical facilities for security purposes. The 111th Congress extended this authority through March 4, 2011, and debated the scope and details of reauthorization. Some Members of Congress supported an extension of the existing authority. Other Members called for revision and more extensive codification of chemical facility security regulatory provisions. There are questions regarding the current law's effectiveness in reducing chemical facility risk and the sufficiency of federal funding for chemical facility security. Contents of this report: Int
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作者: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Rev
出版社: National Academies
关键词: chemical, agent, disposal, facility, tooele, depot, management, deseret, risk, assessment
页数: 98
出版时间: 1997-09-04
eBookDB-ID: NAP:16205
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作者: Thomas J. Howard
出版社: DIANE Publishing
关键词: emergency, preparedness, program, management, needed, weapons, stockpile, changes, chemical
页数: 68
出版时间: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788147439
ISBN-13: 9780788147432

The U.S. Army was directed to destroy the stockpile of lethal chemical agents & munitions & provide for the maximum protection of the environment, the public, & the personnel involved in disposing of the munitions, it established the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program (CSEPP) to help communities near the chemical storage sites enhance emergency management & response capabilities & enhance emergency preparedness in the 8 Army installations where stockpiles are stored. This report assesses CSEPP's progress & identifies opportunities to improve program mgmt.
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