U.S. COAST GUARD RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOR HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL DISCHARGE RESPONSE

The U.S. Coast Guard's Office of Research and Development is presently conducting a program to develop equipment and methods for responding to discharges of hazardous chemicals into the waters of the United States. The program to ameliorate hazardous chemical discharges has been divided into six project areas as follows: (1) Prevention and Reduction; (2) Personnel Protection; (3) Detection, Identification and Quantification; (4) Hazard Assement Modeling; (5) Containment, Treatment, and Recovery; (6) Disposal.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Hazardous Chemicals - Spills and Waterborne Transportation, paper presented at the 87th AICHE National Meeting, Boston, 19-22 August 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Institute of Chemical Engineers

    345 East 47th Street
    New York, NY  United States  10017
  • Authors:
    • Sinclair, J R
  • Publication Date: 1980

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00317478
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1980 12:00AM