ABSTRACT

Hazardous Materials Response Technology Assessment   [open pdf - 2MB]

This manual is designed to familiarize readers with various technologies that are available (and in development) that a fire and/or rescue department could use to control and mitigate a hazardous materials incident. In addition, this manual provides concepts, terminology, and key considerations that may help in the management of incidents of hazardous material contamination. The manual is intended to illustrate the characteristics of hazardous materials technologies and is not intended as a definitive guide on establishing a hazardous materials program in a department.

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Federal Emergency Management Agency: US Fire Administration, http://www.usfa.fema.gov/
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