Working together to protect against threats to our land, air and water

The U.S. National Response Team (NRT) provides technical assistance, resources and coordination on preparedness, planning, response and recovery activities for emergencies involving hazardous substances, pollutants and contaminants, oil, and weapons of mass destruction in natural and technological disasters and other environmental incidents of national significance.

To Report Oil and Chemical Spills, and Hazardous Material Releases Call the National Response Center:
1-800-424-8802 or 202-267-2675 More info
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Quick Reference Guides

Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Ethanol Quick Reference Guides (QRGs) for Federal On-Scene Coordinators (FOSCs) can be accessed via the following links:

Biological QRGs

Chemical QRGs

Improvised Nuclear Device (IND) and Radiological Dispersion Devices (RDD) QRGs

Ethanol QRG

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SARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19 Resources for FOSCs

The COVID-19 Resources Compilation for Federal On-Scene Coordinators (OSCs) is available here.

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Group Pages
Name City State Updated
2016 NRT Worker Safety and Health Technical Conference Washington DC 9/11/2020
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Working together to protect against threats to our land, air and water

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