Missouri Emergency Response Commission

The Missouri Emergency Response Commission's (MERC) mission is to protect public health and the environment by assisting communities with chemical incident prevention,  preparedness, response, and recovery.

MERC Revenues

  • Hazmat Planning and Training

  • Tier II Funds

    • 10% to State Fire Marshall's Office

    • 65% to counties respectively

    • 25% retained by the MERC

 

MERC Target Audience

  • Hazmat Team Members

  • Firefighters

  • EMS Personnel

  • Law Enforcement