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CANUTECCanadian Transport Emergency Center
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CANUTEC may also involve other industry emergency response plans which are required for certain shipments of dangerous goods listed under Schedule XII of the regulations.
CANUTEC's commitment to safety led the emergency response advisors to produce the 1992 Dangerous Goods Initial Emergency Response Guide which is for use by emergency response personnel during the first moments of an emergency.
CANUTEC provides this service and has accumulated vast and diverse information sources since its creation.
Databases are currently being developed on protective clothing, sorbent materials, fire suppression and vapor mitigating foams to name just a few of CANUTEC's on-going projects.
CANUTEC's role is to provide information, from general to emergency response related.
Eric Le Breton, one of CANUTEC's advisors, was contacted regarding a spill of sodium cyanide solution at a mine site.
CANUTEC is also contacted by poison control centres and hospitals for information on chemical products.