National Response Center


Subject:
Oil & Gas , Pollutants & Toxic Substances , Cleanup & Treatment , Gasoline & Oil , Oil Spills

Description:
This U.S. Coast Guard center serves as "the sole national point of contact for reporting all oil, chemical, radiological, biological, and etiological discharges into the environment anywhere in the United States and its territories." The center's website contains background on the response system, summaries of significant environmental and terrorist incidents reported to the center (back to 2004), incident statistics (including by type and by cause, back to 1991), and related documents and data.

Publisher:
National Response Center

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nrc.uscg.mil


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