TITLE

DHS rules are a Pandora's box

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/15/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 14, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the formation of new U.S. chemical facility anti-terrorism regulations. According to Robert Stephan, assistant secretary at the Department of Homeland Security, bringing the new site security rules into being has been an epic struggle. The seminal list of "chemicals of interest" contains the names of more than 300 chemicals and threshold amounts for each that will determine whether a facility associated with any of the compounds will fall under the department's purview.
ACCESSION #
27192734

 

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