IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Top of the News

Report: Internal DHS Review Exposes Problems Implementing CFATS

3:21 PM MST | December 27, 2011 | Kara Sissell

An internal Department of Homeland Security (DHS) report detailing problems related to the implementation of Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS)—including delays in approving security plans, wasteful spending and a lack of professionalism among DHS staff—has caused concern among officials and some lawmakers, according to Fox News, which obtained the DHS report. Senator Susan Collin (R., ME), who sponsored the CFATS legislation, told Fox News the report belies assurances from DHS about the program’s effectiveness and...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.



Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.

 














 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa