CFATS Legislation Update & Happy Holidays

It's been quite a year in the chemical industry.

Ammonium Nitrate Public Meetings Notice

Last week, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced a series of public meetings to consult with the public regarding its recently published Ammonium Nitrate Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM). 

Chemical Security Workshop DHS Panel: CFATS Inspections Process & Ammonium Nitrate Program Updates

We were pleased to have Carlos Vasquez, District Commander, Infrastructure Security Compliance Division (ISCD), and Paul Sanders, Inspector, ISCD, as panelists from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) at the Joint Chemical Security Regulatory Workshop with the Chemical Industry Council of California (CICC).

Chemical Security Workshop

On September 13, Chemical Industry Council of California (CICC) and ADT Advanced Integration will host a one-day interactive security workshop focused on the Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA), Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) and the Ammonium Nitrate Program.  Held in Norwalk, California, the program will feature speakers from the Department...

DHS Publishes Ammonium Nitrate NPRM

This week, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for an Ammonium Nitrate Security Program that would regulate the sale and transfer of ammonium nitrate, which is also a Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) Chemical of Interest (COI).