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|Main Title||1996 toxic release inventory : data quality report.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution, Prevention, and Toxics.|
|Publisher||United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics,|
|Subjects||Hazardous substances--United States--Statistics ; Pollution--United States--Statistics|
|Additional Subjects||Data quality ; Quality assurance ; Hazardous materials ; Chemical compounds ; Reporting requirements ; Pollution sources ; United States ; Sectoral analysis ; Manufacturing ; Industrial plants ; Metal industry ; Electronics industry ; Waste management ; Waste treatment ; Waste recycling ; Waste processing ; Water disposal ; Air pollution ; Water pollution ; Solid wastes ; Pollution control ; Pollution abatement ; Public information ; Administrative procedures ; TRI(Toxic Release Inventory) ; Toxic Release Inventory ; Transportation equipment industry|
|Collation||xii,  pages ; 28 cm|
As part of a continuing effort to assess and improve the quality of the data contained in the Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) database, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) conducted TRI data quality site surveys for reporting year (RY) 1996. This summary presents the significant findings and conclusions from the site surveys conducted. For RY 1996, site surveys were completed at 60 facilities: 27 facilities in SIC Code 33, the primary metals industry; 14 facilities in SIC Code 36, the electronic and other electrical equipment industry; and 19 facilities in Sic Code 37, the transportation equipment industry.