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RMP Fact Sheet 

What is it? EPA established the Risk Management Plan (RMP) rule to prevent and mitigate the release of certain hazardous substances. RMP requires facilities to develop comprehensive safety plans and share information with emergency responders. EPA reviews the plans and conducts inspections to ensure compliance. RMP is one of several federal programs that regulates safety at chemical facilities.

American Chemistry Council

The American Chemistry Council’s mission is to advocate for the people, policy, and products of chemistry that make the United States the global leader in innovation and manufacturing. To achieve this, we: Champion science-based policy solutions across all levels of government; Drive continuous performance improvement to protect employees and communities through Responsible Care®; Foster the development of sustainability practices throughout ACC member companies; and Communicate authentically with communities about challenges and solutions for a safer, healthier and more sustainable way of life. Our vision is a world made better by chemistry, where people live happier, healthier, and more prosperous lives, safely and sustainably—for generations to come.