HAZARDOUS MATERIALS (STATIONARY EMPHASIS) / President issues executive order to Cabinet Departments of Homeland Security and Labor, and the Environmental Protection Agency to lead multiple Federal cabinet departments and agencies on a high-level review of “chemicals, and the facilities where they are manufactured, stored, distributed, and used” in response to incidents like the one at West, Texas.

“Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security”

August 7, 2013. Executive Order 13650 of August 1, 2013.