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TRI On-site and Off-site Reported Disposed of or Otherwise Released (in pounds), for All chemicals, By Industry, U.S., 2010

Row # Industry Total On-site Disposal or Other Releases Total Off-site Disposal or Other Releases Total On- and Off-site Disposal or Other Releases
   
Display details on On-site Disposal to Class I Wells RCRA C Landfills and Other Landfills   Display details on Other On-site Disposal or Other Releases
Display details on Off-site Disposal to U.I. Wells RCRA C Landfills and Other Landfills   Display details on Other Off-site Disposal or Other Releases
 
 
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1 NAICS 2122 - Metal Mining 1,495,684,261 2,259,379 1,497,943,640
2 NAICS 2211 - Electric Utilities 620,702,404 74,764,472 695,466,875
3 NAICS 325 - Chemicals 440,141,422 52,136,475 492,277,897
4 NAICS 331 - Primary Metals 198,908,047 178,148,425 377,056,471
5 NAICS 322 - Paper 173,424,149 7,536,035 180,960,184
6 NAICS 311/312 - Food/Beverages/Tobacco 130,718,077 9,416,519 140,134,595
7 NAICS 562 - Hazardous Waste/Solvent Recovery 91,254,592 32,007,676 123,262,268
8 NAICS 324 - Petroleum 61,823,002 5,140,480 66,963,482
9 NAICS 332 - Fabricated Metals 22,410,099 19,437,502 41,847,601
10 NAICS 326 - Plastics and Rubber 28,560,790 7,483,091 36,043,882
11 NAICS ZZZ - No TRI NAICS Code 32,391,907 1,925,966 34,317,873
12 NAICS 336 - Transportation Equipment 24,380,456 7,713,146 32,093,603
13 NAICS 327 - Stone/Clay/Glass 21,826,657 2,824,264 24,650,922
14 NAICS 2121 - Coal Mining 11,659,282 27,727 11,687,010
15 NAICS 323/51 - Printing and Publishing 10,316,839 217,715 10,534,554
16 NAICS 321 - Wood Products 7,954,052 561,538 8,515,590
17 NAICS 335 - Electrical Equipment 1,672,936 4,152,072 5,825,008
18 NAICS 334 - Computers/Electronics Products 3,213,052 2,235,242 5,448,295
19 NAICS 3273 - Cement 5,224,018 102,921 5,326,939
20 NAICS 333 - Machinery 3,109,885 2,081,108 5,190,994
21 NAICS 337 - Furniture 4,236,896 68,195 4,305,091
22 NAICS 313/314 - Textiles 3,517,745 570,821 4,088,566
23 NAICS 339 - Miscellaneous Manufacturing 3,169,164 793,561 3,962,725
24 NAICS 4247 - Petroleum Bulk Terminals 2,073,874 77,164 2,151,038
25 NAICS 4246 - Chemical Wholesalers 1,443,435 248,886 1,692,321
26 NAICS 316 - Leather 294,049 359,894 653,943
27 NAICS 315 - Apparel 2,992 16,308 19,300
  Total 3,400,114,083 412,306,583 3,812,420,666

(Note that in the table above, EPA has converted Dioxin and Dioxin-like compounds data from grams (as reported to EPA) into pounds. Please refer to the Dioxin and Dioxin-like compounds table below for reported amounts of Dioxin and Dioxin-like compounds in grams. Grams can be converted to pounds by multiplying by 0.002205.)


TRI On-site and Off-site Reported Disposed of or Otherwise Released (in grams), for Dioxin and Dioxin-like compounds, By Industry, U.S., 2010

Row # Industry Total On-site Disposal or Other Releases Total Off-site Disposal or Other Releases Total On- and Off-site Disposal or Other Releases
   
Display details on On-site Disposal to Class I Wells RCRA C Landfills and Other Landfills   Display details on Other On-site Disposal or Other Releases
Display details on Off-site Disposal to U.I. Wells RCRA C Landfills and Other Landfills   Display details on Other Off-site Disposal or Other Releases
 
 
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1 NAICS 325 - Chemicals 10,838.0205500 9,660.8448304 20,498.8653804
2 NAICS 331 - Primary Metals 8,758.1996935 1,758.6501998 10,516.8498933
3 NAICS 562 - Hazardous Waste/Solvent Recovery 7,305.4090031 67.4360353 7,372.8450384
4 NAICS 322 - Paper 390.9442886 385.5967431 776.5410317
5 NAICS 321 - Wood Products 125.6499638 582.0395690 707.6895328
6 NAICS 2211 - Electric Utilities 428.8704296 2.3635000 431.2339296
7 NAICS 3273 - Cement 100.7654061 . 100.7654061
8 NAICS 324 - Petroleum 30.9467194 19.9004282 50.8471476
9 NAICS 337 - Furniture 34.2831604 . 34.2831604
10 NAICS 311/312 - Food/Beverages/Tobacco 19.4896496 .1319300 19.6215796
11 NAICS 327 - Stone/Clay/Glass 12.6794604 .1087000 12.7881604
12 NAICS ZZZ - No TRI NAICS Code 6.5976877 5.7460475 12.3437352
13 NAICS 2122 - Metal Mining 2.9584023 . 2.9584023
14 NAICS 333 - Machinery 1.0900000 . 1.0900000
15 NAICS 326 - Plastics and Rubber .1413350 .2593400 .4006750
16 NAICS 336 - Transportation Equipment .1910064 . .1910064
17 NAICS 335 - Electrical Equipment .1151000 . .1151000
18 NAICS 332 - Fabricated Metals .0229900 . .0229900
  Total 28,056.3748459 12,483.0773233 40,539.4521692
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Note: Reporting year (RY) 2014 is the most recent TRI data available. Facilities reporting to TRI were required to submit RY 2014 data to EPA by July 1, 2015. TRI Explorer is using an updated data set (released to the public in March 2016). This dataset includes revisions for the years 1988 to 2014 processed by EPA, after the National Analysis Dataset was released. 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. 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.

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.

For purposes of analysis, data reported as Range Code A is calculated using a value of 5 pounds, Range Code B is calculated using a value of 250 pounds and Range Code C is calculated using a value of 750 pounds.

Beginning with the 2006 reporting year, the industry classification code is the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), which has replaced the 1997 US Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code. The primary NAICS code as reported by the facility is now used for all analysis purposes for all reporting years 2006 and later. For reporting years prior to 2006, EPA has assigned a primary NAICS code based on the SIC codes as reported for those years for the purpose of analyzing trends.

A decimal point, or "." denotes the following: if a decimal point is reported across an entire row, the facility submitted a Form A (i.e., the facility certified that its total annual reportable amount is less than 500 pounds, and does not manufacture, process, or otherwise use more than 1 million pounds); or if a decimal point is reported in a single column, the facility left that particular cell blank in its Form R submission (a zero in a cell denotes either that the facility reported "0" or "NA" in its Form R submission).

How to cite TRI Explorer. Following APA Style, 6th edition, an appropriate citation to TRI Explorer is:
United States Environmental Protection Agency. (2016). TRI Explorer (2014 Dataset (released March 2016)) [Internet database]. Retrieved from https://www.epa.gov/triexplorer, (July 24, 2016).

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