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READYColorado Blog: Hazardous Materials and Household Chemical Safety

Hazardous materials, more commonly referred to as chemicals, are used regularly in our daily lives.  A hazardous material is any solid, liquid, or gas that can cause harm to humans and other living organisms.  Many products containing hazardous chemicals are routinely used and stored in homes.  They are used to grow our food, clean our homes, fuel our cars, and purify our water, which means we have to be careful about how we use and store these chemicals. 

READYColorado Blog: Resolve to be #COReady. Preparedness Starts with You.

Preparedness starts with you.  As you begin considering your 2018 resolutions we ask you to consider dedicating this year to preparedness.  We hope you will join us in making Colorado the most prepared state in the nation.

You can start today by “Resolving to be #COReady in 2019”.  Take action today with any of these steps:

FEMA Seeks Feedback on Supply Chain Resilience Guide

A message from DHSEM's Private Sector Liaison
Private sector stakeholders may be particularly interested in the six-step process described in Comprehensive Preparedness Guide (CPG) 101: Developing and Maintaining Emergency Operations Plans that focus on supply chain operations.  Below is a statement from FEMA with a request for your feedback on the Supply Chain Resilience Guide

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