EO Executive order

EPA Environmental Protection Agency

FBE Fraction of building exposed

FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency

FOE Fraction of occupants exposed

FTIR Fourier transform infrared

GAO Government Accountability Office

GSA General Services Administration

HEPA High-efficiency particulate air

HVAC Heating, ventilating, and air conditioning

IMS Ion mobility spectrometry

ISC Interagency Security Committee

IT Information technology

JBPDS Joint Biological Point Detection System

JOC Joint Operation Center

LBNL Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

LCAT Life-cycle Cost Analysis Tool

LIDAR Light-detection and ranging

LP Level of protection

MERV Minimum efficiency reporting value

MOS Metal oxide sensor

NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

NRC National Research Council

OCC Olympic Coordination Center

PCO Photocatalytic oxidation

PCR Polymerase chain reaction

PPE Personal protective equipment

PROTECT Program for Response Options and Technological Enhancements

TARA Threat assessment and risk analysis

TIC Toxic industrial chemical



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