||RCRA/UST, Superfund, and EPCRA Hotline Training Module. Introduction to Accidental Release Prevention Program (CAA Section 112(r); 40 CFR Part 68). Updated as of November 1995.
||Booz-Allen and Hamilton, Inc., Bethesda, MD.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
Clean Air Act ;
Air pollution abatement ;
Risk management ;
Safety management ;
Chemical compounds ;
Toxic substances ;
Emergency plans ;
Training manuals ;
EPCRA(Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act) ;
Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act ;
Accidental releases ;
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The module explains the purpose of Section 112(r) of the Clean Air Act and how it relates to the goals and requirements of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act (EPCRA). It describes the promulgation of the list of regulated substances. It discusses the risk management planning requirements and explains how the risk management rule is being promulgated. It identifies the presidential review and describes the similarity of the risk management program to the occupational health and safety administration's process safety management standard.