Site safety and risk management are a very real part of doing business in America today. There are various state and federal laws that outline the requirements for facilities. The page “Chemical Accident Prevention Risk Assessment: Risk Management” may help: http://www.epa.gov/oswer/riskassessment/ceppo_management.htm
A list of the chemicals and their respective thresholds regulated under Section 112(r) can be viewed at:
Tier II, TRI and 112(r): A Comparison - Businesses that store and/or manufacture, process, or use certain chemicals must meet certain reporting requirements. For a Comparison of Tier II, TRI, and 112(r) Requirements, go to the following:
For more information go to the National Institute for Chemical Studies website at http://www.nicsinfo.org/.