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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||RCRA, Superfund and EPCRA Hotline Training Module. Introduction to: Oil Pollution Prevention Regulation and the Oil Pollution Act of 1990.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.|
|Report Number||EPA/540/R-97/017 ;OSWER-9205.5-09;|
|Additional Subjects||Oil spills ; Emergency preparedness ; Notification procedures ; Liabilities ; Compensation ; Oil pollution control ; Water pollution abatement ; Tanker ships ; Offshore facilities ; Onshore sites ; Terminal facilities ; Contingency planning ; Pollution regulations ; Reporting requirements ; Superfund ; Training manuals ; Education ; Oil pollution Act of 1990 ; Pollution prevention ; Spill prevention control and countermeasures ; Emergency response ; RCRA(Resource Conservation and Recovery Act) ; EPCRA(Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act)|
The goal of the module is to explain the purpose, scope, and reporting requirements under the Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasures (SPCC) and related regulations and the Oil Pollution Act of 1990. The module: identifies the major objectives of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990; identifies which facilities must prepare SPCC plans and which must prepare Facility Response Plans; explains what facilities must do to comply with the notification requirements for a discharge of a harmful quantity of oil and explains what the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund is and how it is funded and used.