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2010 State Fact Sheet

Data Source: 2013 National Analysis dataset (released to the public in October 2014) See Note  

OREGON


Reported Disposal or Other Releases and Other Waste Management Activities (in pounds)
Total
On-site Disposal to Class I Underground Injection Wells, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, and other Landfills
 Class I Wells 0
 RCRA Subtitle C Landfills 8,155,520
 Other Landfills 760,764
SubTotal 8,916,284
Other On-site Disposal or Other Releases
 Fugitive Air Emissions 1,154,138
 Point Source Air Emissions 5,334,132
 Surface Water Discharges 1,569,027
 Class II-V Wells 0
 Land Treatment 12
 RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundment 6,958
 Other Surface Impoundments 3,221
 Other Land Disposal 7,958
SubTotal 8,075,446
Total On-site Disposal or Other Releases 16,991,731

Off-site Disposal to Class I Underground Injection Wells, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, and other Landfills
 Underground Injection to Class I Wells 0
 RCRA Subtitle C Landfills 122,393
 Other Landfills 449,011
SubTotal 571,404
Other Off-site Disposal or Other Releases
 Storage Only 2,148
 Solidification/Stabilization (metals only) 7,871
 Wastewater Treatment (metals only) 2,840
 Transfers to POTWs (metals only) 1,569
 Underground Injection to Class II-V Wells 0
 RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundment 0
 Other Surface Impoundments 0
 Land Treatment 11,180
 Other Land Disposal 137
 Other Off-site Management 2,305
 Transfers to Waste Broker for Disposal 3,429
 Unknown 500
SubTotal 31,980
Total Off-site Disposal or Other Releases 603,384

Total On- and Off-site Disposal or Other Releases 17,595,115


Transfers Off-site for Further Waste Management (in pounds)
23,375,601
 Recycling 12,132,014
 Energy Recovery 2,077,801
 Treatment 141,552
 POTWs 3,869,838
    Metals and Metal Compounds 1,569
    Non-metal TRI Chemicals 3,868,270
 Other Off-site Transfers 0
 Other Transfers Off-site for Disposal or Other Releases 5,154,396

 
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State/TRI Data
Population 3,838,957
Square Miles 98,381
Total Facilities 278
  Total Forms 839
  Form As 82
 

On- and Off-site Waste Management (in pounds)

Total
 Recycled On-site 31,154,186
 Recycled Off-site 12,131,868
 Energy Recovery On-site 7,945,869
 Energy Recovery Off-site 2,077,981
 Treated On-site 39,617,863
 Treated Off-site 3,305,979
 Total On-site Disposal to Class I Underground Injection Wells, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, and Other Landfills 8,916,279
 Total other On-site Disposal or Other Releases 8,029,834
 Total Off-site Disposal to Class I Underground Injection Wells, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, and Other Landfills 4,963,891
 Total other Off-site Disposal or Other Releases 896,676
Total Production-related Waste Managed 119,040,426

Non-production-Related Waste Managed 51,507


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Note:

Reporting year (RY) 2013 is the most recent TRI data available. Facilities reporting to TRI were required to submit RY 2013 data to EPA by July 1, 2014. TRI Explorer is using an updated data set (released to the public in October 2014). This dataset includes revisions processed by EPA as of October 2014 for the years 1988 to 2013. Revisions submitted to EPA after this time are not reflected in TRI Explorer reports. TRI data may also be obtained through EPA Envirofacts.

Users of TRI information should be aware that TRI data reflect releases and other waste management activities of chemicals, not whether (or to what degree) the public has been exposed to those chemicals. Release estimates alone are not sufficient to determine exposure or to calculate potential adverse effects on human health and the environment. TRI data, in conjunction with other information, can be used as a starting point in evaluating exposures that may result from releases and other waste management activities which involve toxic chemicals. The determination of potential risk depends upon many factors, including the toxicity of the chemical, the fate of the chemical, and the amount and duration of human or other exposure to the chemical after it is released.

On-site Disposal or Other Releases include Underground Injection to Class I Wells (Section 5.4.1), RCRA Subtitle C Landfills (5.5.1A), Other Landfills (5.5.1B), Fugitive or Non-point Air Emissions (5.1), Stack or Point Air Emissions (5.2), Surface Water Discharges (5.3), Class II-V Wells (5.4.2), Land Treatment/Application Farming (5.5.2), Surface Impoundments (5.5.3) and Other Land Disposal (5.5.4). Off-site Disposal or Other Releases include from Section 6.2 Underground Injection (M71), RCRA Subtitle C Landfills (M65), Other Landfills (M64, M72), Storage Only (M10), Solidification/Stabilization - Metals and Metal Compounds only (M41 or M40), Wastewater Treatment (excluding POTWs) - Metals and Metal Compounds only (M62 or M61), Surface Impoundments (M63), Land Treatment (M73), Other Land Disposal (M79), Other Off-site Management (M90), Transfers to Waste Broker - Disposal (M94, M91), and Unknown (M99) and, from Section 6.1 Transfers to POTWs (metals and metal compounds only).

Off-site disposal or other releases show only net off-site disposal or other releases, that is, off-site disposal or other releases transferred to other TRI facilities reporting such transfers as on-site disposal or other releases are not included to avoid double counting.

Transfers to Recycling are Section 6.2, sum of S