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RECORD NUMBER: 41 OF 150
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Emergency Response Notification System (ERNS), 1988.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.|
|Additional Subjects||Data file ; Hazardous materials spills ; Oil spills ; Reporting ; Chemical spills ; Risk assessment ; Notification ; Emergency planning ; Emergency preparedness ; Pollution sources ; Pollution abatement ; Pollution control ; United States ; Magnetic tapes ; Emergency Response Notification System ; Response action|
The Emergency Response Notification System (ERNS) is a computer data base containing information on release notifications of oil and hazardous substances that have occurred throughout the United States and have been reported to the National Response Center the ten EPA Regions, or the U.S. Coast Guard. The initial notification data may be updated with information from various Federal, State, and local response authorities as appropriate. ERNS data can be used to analyze release notifications, support emergency planning efforts, and assist decision makers in developing spill prevention programs.