Tier II Reporting Changes

Effective January 1, 2014, there will be significant changes to the Tier II hazardous chemical inventory forms that are submitted to the state, LEPC and fire departments. EPA will require additional information on the Tier II forms, including modifications to the quantity ranges and storage codes, the reporting of mixtures and calculations o f EHS substances among others. The LEPC will be conducting an informational update session on October 16th in Room 101 of the 911 Center. More information will be available at the September LEPC meeting.

ATTENTION – SARA Title III Initiative – Facility Compliance

The Delaware County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) is currently in the process of updating the Emergency Response Plans for all SARA Title III facilities in Delaware County. This action is necessary to insure compliance with SARA Title III requirements as well as Pennsylvania Act 165 and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) regulations. The LEPC will also be conducting a survey of general information relative to the transportation of extremely hazardous materials.