USCG Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC) meeting

The CTAC met on 17 April 2003 at the US Coast Guard Headquarters, Washington, DC. Progress reports were given from the Hazardous Cargo Transportation Security (HCTS) sub-committee, Charter Revision Workgroup, and Outreach Workgroup.

The Spring 2003 US Coast Guard Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC)  meeting was held on 17 April 2003 at the US Coast Guard Headquarters, Washington, DC. The meeting included the swearing in of new members, the presentation of service awards  and progress reports from the Hazardous Cargo Transportation Security (HCTS) sub-committee, Charter Revision Workgroup, and Outreach Workgroup. Other relevant issues included the work currently being undertaken to automate the US Coast Guard Comprehensive Hazardous Chemical Spill Response Guide, an informative explanation of the US Coast Guard Regulatory Process and a presentation on the American Chemistry Council (ACC) Security Initiatives. The next CTAC meeting will be held in the autumn  of 2003 in Washington, DC.

Contact: Margaret Doyle