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We prevent, plan for, and respond to spills of oil and hazardous material in Washington.
Washington Dept. of Ecology Spills Program's response to COVID-19.
All oil spills are costly. That's why we work so hard — together with our many partners — to prevent them.
We invest heavily in being prepared so that we and our partners are ready and trained to respond.
We require oil-handling industry to prevent, prepare for, and respond to spills.