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Final Amendments to RMP Rule
How will the RMP rule impact changes to OSHA’s PSM update?
What has EPA done to further the safe storage and handling of reactives?
What has EPA done to further the safe storage and handling of Ammonium Nitrate?
Why didn’t EPA revise the RMP list of regulated substances to include Ammonium Nitrate?
How did EPA coordinate with the Department of Homeland Security and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration?
When do I have to comply with the new rule provisions?
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Applicability/General Duty Clause
NFPA 4 Criteria
Aggregating a substance located in multiple processes
Are agricultural facilities subject to the risk management program requirements?
Determining thresholds for different chemicals in interconnected vessels
Ground water pathways related to reasonably expected to discharge
Threshold determination for a single process with oleum and sulfur trioxide
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Are exercises required as a part of the emergency response program requirements under 40 CFR Part 68, Subpart E?
Five - Year Accident History
Are releases under prior ownership included in the five-year accident history?
Accidental releases from non-covered processes
Differences in accident history between Program 1 eligibility and the hazard assessment
Do I have to report accidents that resulted in medical treatment?
Do I have to include on-site incidents in my accident history?
Do I need to report releases for processes that have shut down?
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Offsite Consequence Analysis (OCA)
Methods to identify affected populations
Acid aerosol reducing additive as passive mitigation
Active mitigation systems (e.g., scrubbers) and alternative release scenarios
Administrative controls considered when determining worst-case release quantity
Air disperson models and accounting for multiple vessels
Are areas occupied solely by employees considered public receptors?
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How to deregister facility from risk management program
States with authority to implement / enforce the risk management program rule
Are facilities that have received ISO 14001 certification exempt from audits?
Applicable requirements for Title V air permits
Adding chemicals to list of regulated substances
Comprehensiveness and format of a management system
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Plan Preparation and Submission
When were RMPs initially required to be submitted?
Who is responsible for preparing and submitting an RMP for a leased stationary source?
Are facilities required to use an Integrated Contingency Plan?
After a reportable accident, do I have to revise my RMP?
Can I submit a plan that includes substances not currently present at the facility?'
Difference between RMP update and RMP correction
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Does compliance under OSHA's PSM demonstrate compliance with the risk management program?
Does a five-year update satisfy the requirement to conduct a compliance audit?
What constitutes a revision of the PHA?
Applicability of compliance audit provisions to emergency response programs
Breaking a process into separate units to comply with prevention program requirements
Applicability of compliance audit provisions to non-prevention program elements
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Applicability of program levels and prevention program requirements for co-located vessels
Are all covered processes subject to identical risk management program requirements?
Are evacuations and sheltering-in-place considered for Program 1 eligibility?
Are processes subject to delegated state OSHA programs classified as program level 3?
Can a facility divide a process when assigning program levels?
Can a process qualify for Program 1 if it has had an accident?
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Local meteorological data for alternative release scenarios
Different results using ALOHA and RMP*Comp
Different distances to toxic endpoints with different versions of RMP*Comp
Distance to endpoint calculations used by RMP*Comp
RMP*Comp and emergency response
Redoing calculations if RMP*Comp is updated