Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 14 OF 158
|Main Title||Area Contingency Plan for Oil Discharges and Hazardous Substance Releases for Inland Zone of the Caribbean.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.|
|Report Number||EPA/540/R-94/030 ;OSWER-9200.5-136;|
|Additional Subjects||Emergency plans ; Hazardous materials spills ; Oil spills ; Chemical spills ; Superfund ; Contingency planning ; Emergency preparedness ; Pollution control ; Waste management ; Interagency coordination ; Intergovernmental relationships ; National government ; State government ; Local government ; Communications ; Emergencies ; Public relations ; Puerto Rico ; Virgin Islands ; Caribbean Region ; Area contingency plans ; Emergency response ; EPA Region 2 ; Oil Pollution Act of 1990 ; Federal Water Pollution Control Act|
The purpose of this Area Contingency Plan (ACP) is to provide an action plan to respond to a release and to promote timely and effective coordination among the entire spill community, including Federal, Commonwealth/Territory, local, and private entities in response to a discharge or substantial threat of discharge. The ACP applies to and is in effect for the inland waters of within Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.