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Industrial Waste/Pollutant Transfer Activity in North America

Industrial Waste/Pollutant Transfer Activity in North America

Have you ever wondered where #IndustrialWaste goes? Based on the #RightToKnow principle, @Commission enhances transparency and public access to data about the transfer of industrial pollutants to off-site locations (that is to recycling, landfills, etc.) North American industries generate pollutants that must be managed to protect human health and the environment. Each year, facilities report […]

2006 Pollutant Releases and Transfers (PRTR) Reporting Facilities

This map shows the locations of about 35,000 industrial facilities in North America that reported on releases or transfers of pollutants in 2006. Data for this map was assembled from each of the North American country’s Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (PRTRs): the National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) in Canada, the Registro de Emisiones y […]

Pollutant Releases and Transfers (PRTR) Reporting Facilities, 2005

This map shows the locations of almost 35,000 industrial facilities in North America that reported on releases or transfers of pollutants in 2005. Data for this map was assembled from each of the North American country’s Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (PRTRs): the National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) in Canada, the Registro de Emisiones y […]