APRIL 22, 2016--At the April 14 AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers) Spring Meeting and 9th Global Congress on Process Safety in Houston, Texas, Dr. Dave Gorman, Reactive Chemicals Specialist of Dow Chemical, updated congress attendees on recent improvements to the Chemical Reactivity Worksheet (CRW).
Articles from April 22, 2016
APRIL 22, 2016--On April 20, 2016, OR&R leadership, including Dave Westerholm, Tony Penn, and Scott Lundgren met with six individuals from Russia who were selected to participate in the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), on an exchange entitled “Arctic Environmental Protection and Innovative Solutions to Oil Pollution, Prevention, and Response.”
APRIL 22, 2016--Each year, prior to hurricane season, the United States Coast Guard (USCG) Sector Mobile, Alabama, simulates a disaster which would activate their Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP).
APRIL 22, 2016--On April 13 and 14, the NOAA Marine Debris Program coordinated the first workshop to create the Oregon Marine Debris Action Plan in Newport, Oregon. More than 50 marine debris experts representing agencies, NGOs, industry, and academia were assembled for what turned out to be a busy and productive workshop.
APRIL 22, 2016--In an effort to supplement existing Marine Environmental Response (MER) training provided to U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) pollution responders, the District 11 staff hosted an MER Capstone Course this week the week of April 18 in the San Francisco Bay area.
APRIL 22, 2016--On April 14, 2016, the NOAA Gulf of Mexico Disaster Response Center (DRC) hosted the SeaGrant workshop titled “Where did the oil go?”