Our Work on Pollutants

Tools and Resources

Taking Stock Infographic

North American industry sectors produce the energy, materials and items that we use every day. They also generate pollutants that must be managed.

CEC Training Materials on Environmentally Sound Management

CEC Training Materials on Environmentally Sound Management

ESM can be defined as taking all practicable steps to ensure that used and/or end-of-life products and wastes are managed in a manner that will protect human health and the environment.

Taking Stock Online

Taking Stock Online allows users to explore North American Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (PRTR) data through interactive tools and comprehensive reports.

Related Publications

Reducing Emissions from Goods Movement via Maritime Transportation in North America

Technical Guidance on Updating the Mexican National Ship Emissions Inventory and Collecting Ships Emissions Data from the United States and Canada

Taking Stock 15

North American Pollutant Releases and Transfers

Furthering the Understanding of the Migration of Chemicals from Consumer Products

A Study of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) in Clothing, Apparel, and Children’s Items

Enhancing the Alignment of North American Trade Statistics on Elemental Mercury and Mercury-added Products

This report presents an assessment of the available information on trade in mercury, mercury compounds, and certain...

North American Power Plant Air Emissions

North American Power Plant Air Emissions builds upon the first-such CEC assessment (published in 2004) that compiled...