Hurricane Sandy Response
The US Environmental Protection Agency continues to assist FEMA in the Hurricane Sandy Response to help ensure the protection of public health and the environment. For more information visit www.epa.gov/sandy
The EPA Region 2 disaster team responds to emergencies like floods and chemical spills in New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The EPA lab and response vehicle fleet in Edison, N.J., features state of the art sampling and analysis tools. The team works with other federal agencies, state and local governments and the public to prepare for and respond to disasters.
- Take Action Before or During a Disaster
- How You Can Help
- EPA's Response Resources
- EPA's Role During a Disaster