The Chlorine Institute is actively engaged in the regulatory process and representing members on issues that affect the chlor-alkali industry. CI is also a member of the Chemical (Security) Sector Coordinating Council and has provided support in the Jack Rabbit release trials, sponsored by DHS.
Chemical Safety Board (CSB)
CSB’s exhaustive investigations and root cause analyses provide lessons learned for the entire chemical industry. CI has been both the recipient and beneficiary of CSB recommendations from past investigations. Click here to view details on how CI successfully resolved CSB recommendations after appropriate enhancements were made in various pamphlets.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Brief Background on TWIC Reader Rule Litigation: Coalition Letter Urging Action on TWIC Reader Rule - November 20, 2017
TWIC Next Generation Card Design Guide (members only)
Nov. 2020 Special Edition of the peer-reviewed Journal of Atmospheric Environment features over a dozen articles on chlorine dispersion models with insights from the DHS-led, years-long large-scale chlorine release trials, often referred to as the Jack Rabbit project.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
CI regularly participates in EPA’s rulemaking process, and this falls under both the HESS and Product Stewardship Issue Teams. For issues related to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) and EPA’s Safe Drinking Water Act, please visit the Stewardship Government Activity Page.
Risk Management Program (RMP)
US Court of Appeals - RMP Delay Rule Decision To Vacate - August 2018 *members-only, highlighted version