26 Aug '11, 4pm

General info from EPA about reducing risks to health and the environment from a hurricane.

Summary of regulatory requirements related to shutdown operations - For complex industrial processes, shutdown operations require special care beyond normal operations. Facility owners and operators are required to minimize chemical releases during process shutdown operations; and if reportable releases occur, they must be reported immediately upon constructive knowledge of occurrence. Read more about applicable regulations: Reminder to minimize process shutdown-related releases and report releases in a timely manner

Full article: http://www.epa.gov/hurricanes/

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