Emergency Response

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ATSDR Emergency Response Teams are available 24 hours a day, and are comprised of toxicologists, physicians, and other scientists available to assist during an emergency involving hazardous substances in the environment.

Emergency Response at ATSDR

(770) 488-7100

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Emergency Responders

Information for persons who respond to or oversee emergency events involving chemicals, radioactive materials, or both.

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Healthcare Professionals & Clinicians

Resources to assist health professionals treating individuals who have been exposed to chemicals.

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Health Departments & Partners

Support for Regional, State, and Local office, and other partners, when handling an emergency.

Page last reviewed: March 30, 2020