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Safety 101: Wildfire Smoke and Air Quality

This year, we’ve seen rampant wildfires move across the western U.S. As these fires have torn through the landscape, they’ve released smoke and ash into the air—creating dangerous breathing conditions […]

Meet SERT, CTEH’s Senior Emergency Response Team

When an emergency response occurs, it’s all hands on deck. Whether it’s a maritime accident or oil spill, CTEH members join forces to resolve incidents quickly, safely and effectively. To […]

CTEH’s Hank Garcia Presents at IOSC 2017

This week, Hank Garcia, CTEH senior consultant, joined industry leaders from across the globe at the International Oil Spill Conference (IOSC 2017) to share his oil preparedness and response expertise. […]

Meet the Global Preparedness and Crisis Management Team

Plan, organize, train, exercise and improve. From well control events to offshore oil spills, the CTEH Global Preparedness and Crisis Management team provides incident management and response services to help […]

Success at Clean Pacific Conference & Exhibition

CTEH just wrapped up another successful Clean Pacific Conference & Exhibition! Check out a quick recap of our presentations below: Community Air Quality Data During Accidental Release and Combustion of […]

A storm’s brewing: Sharing tips for National Hurricane Preparedness Week

Flooding. Severe winds. Downed power lines. Are you prepared if a hurricane makes landfall near where you live or work? We’re here to ensure you’re #HurricaneStrong. This National Hurricane Preparedness […]

Joe Leonard Presents at the Midwest Hazmat Conference

Last weekend, hundreds of emergency responders headed to Illinois for the 28th Annual Midwest Hazardous Materials Response Conference. On Saturday, Commander (Ret.) Joe Leonard, one of CTEH’s senior consultants and […]

TERP Team to Action: Part II

Inside CTEH recently introduced you to our Toxicology Emergency Response Program (TERP), which is available 24/7/365 to respond to chemical releases in North America. Due to popular demand, we’re back […]

Temperilli appointed to Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee

Great news! John Temperilli, one of CTEH’s senior consultants, was recently appointed to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC). A 30-year veteran of international and […]

Behind the Scenes: CTEH’s Mobile Command Centers

Whether at one of our US offices or remotely in the field, our crisis preparedness and emergency response teams should be able to quickly and easily access their equipment and […]