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Main Title National Multi-Agency Oil and Hazardous Materials Pollution Contingency Plan.
CORP Author Federal Water Pollution Control Administration, Washington, D.C.
Year Published 1968
Stock Number PB-216 561
Additional Subjects ( Hazardous materials ; Accidents) ; ( Water pollution ; Hazardous materials) ; ( Government policies ; Hazardous materials) ; Hazardous materials transportation ; Contingency plans ; Oil pollution
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NTIS  PB-216 561 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 45p
Abstract
The report documents the U.S. preparedness to deal with a catastrophic oil spill. The plan represents an agreement among concerned Departments and agencies of the Federal government for a pattern of coordinateed and integrated responses to pollution incidents. The objectives of this plan are to develop effective systems for discovering and reporting the existence of a pollution incident, promptly instituting measures to restrict the further spread of the pollutant, application of techniques to cleanup and dispose of the collected pollutants, and institution of action to recover cleanup costs and effect enforcement of existing Federal statutes.