LEPC Local Emergency Planning Committees
MAU Multi-Attribute Utility
MAUT Multi-Attribute Utility Theory
MCC N-Methyl Carbomoyl Chloride
MIBK Methyl lsobutyl Ketone
MIC Methyl isocyanate
MMA Mono-Methylamine
NACOSH National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
NAS National Academy of Sciences
NCF Naphthylchloroformate
NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology
NIHHS Installation Handling Hazardous Substances Regulations
NRC National Research Council
NSF National Science Foundation
OECD Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
OHI Occupational Health Index
OSHA United States, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
PCMIC People Concerned about MIC
PDCA Plan Do Check Act
PFD Process Row Diagram
PHA Process Hazard Analysis
PIIS Loughborough Prototype Index of Inherent Safety
PPA Pollution Prevention Act
PRI Process Route Index
PRHI Process Route Healthiness Index
PSAs Probabilistic Safety Analyses
PSM Process Safety Management
QAISP Qualitative Assessment for Inherently Safer Design
REACH European Union’s Renewed European Policy for Chemicals
RISO The City of Richmond’s Industrial Safety Ordinance
RMP Risk Management Program
SERC State Emergency Planning Committees
SFK/TAA Major Accident Commission, Technical Committee for Plant Safety (Germany)
SIS Safety Instrumented Systems

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