Welcome to the Emergency Management
Center (EMC) at Oak
Ridge National Laboratory.
This web site contains research and training materials developed
by the staff of the EMC. Many of the documents referenced within
are available for download as PDF (Adobe® Portable Document
You may also visit the EMC Chemical
Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program (CSEPP) website, which
contains a variety of materials developed by EMC research staff
for the CSEPP; Bibliography, Exercise, Planning, Publications and
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