New Emergency Responder Training Videos Available from CHEMTREC

Courtesy of CHEMTREC

Three newly refreshed CHEMTREC® videos for Emergency Responders are now available online. These videos can be accessed either on YouTube at the links below or on the CHEMTREC® and the American Chemistry Council’s web sites. The videos will also be available on DVD within the next month.

CHEMTREC® is the definitive information resource and solutions provider for hazardous materials and dangerous goods response. A service of the American Chemistry Council (ACC), CHEMTREC® has a broad range of critical resources that can help emergency responders mitigate incidents involving hazardous materials, such as:

  • A round-the-clock communications center staffed by trained and experienced emergency service specialists;
  • Immediate access to thousands of chemical product specialists and hazardous materials experts through CHEMTREC’s database of over 30,000 manufacturers, shippers, carriers, public organizations, and private resources;
  • A state-of-the-art telecommunications system that supports the virtual emergency response team, seamlessly linking on-scene responders with chemical experts, transportation companies, and medical experts;
  • An expansive electronic library of over five million Safety Data Sheets (SDS);
  • A database of medical experts and chemical toxicologists who provide advice and emergency medical treatment assistance to on-scene medical professionals treating victims of product exposure; and
  • Interpretation capabilities for more than 180 languages in the event of an emergency involving non-English speaking stakeholders.

Learn more about the free services available through CHEMTREC® at