ABSTRACT

Homeland Security: EPA's Management of Clean Air Act Chemical Facility Data   [open pdf - 65KB]

In a report issued today, we discuss issues surrounding chemical industry security, including the threat posed by chemical facilities, federal requirements addressing chemical facility security and the safe management of chemicals, steps taken by federal agencies to assess and address security, and voluntary industry actions taken to address security concerns. As part of our study of issues surrounding chemical industry security, you also asked us to examine EPA's management of Clean Air Act chemical facility data. In this report we describe EPA's actions to modify management of RMP data in response to the increased terrorist threat since the events of September 11, 2001.

Report Number:
GAO-03-509R
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Date:
2003-03-14
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Public Domain
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Government Accountability Office (GAO): http://www.gao.gov/
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pdf
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