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Main Title Toxic Release Inventory (TRI), Kansas, 1991 and 1992 (in Lotus 1-2-3) (for Microcomputers).
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution, Prevention, and Toxics.
Publisher 1992
Year Published 1992
Stock Number PB95-501516
Additional Subjects Data file ; Industrial plants ; Kansas ; Chemical effluents ; Industrial wastes ; Emissions ; Hazardous Materials ; Toxic substances ; Chemical compounds ; Facilities management ; Reporting ; Air Pollution ; Water pollution ; Land pollution ; Superfund ; Waste management ; Waste disposal ; Waste recycling ; Diskettes ; Toxic Release Inventory ; Emission inventories ; Chemical releases ; Waste minimization
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB95-501516 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 03/06/1995
Collation 1 diskette
The Toxic Chemical Release Inventory (TRI) data gives annual estimated releases of toxic chemicals to the environment for the area indicated. Section 313 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to- Know Act (also known as Title III) of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA) of 1986 (Public Law 99-499) requires EPA to establish an inventory of toxic chemical emissions from certain facilities. Section 313 informs the public of the presence of chemicals in their communities and releases of these chemicals into the community. With this information, States and communities, working with industrial facilities required to comply with this law, will be better able to protect public health and the environment. The TRI data on diskette includes (1) the names, addresses, counties, and public contacts of facilities manufacturing, processing or using the reported chemicals; (2) the SIC code for the plants; (3) the chemical involved; and (4) the estimated quantity emitted into the air (point and non-point emissions), discharged into bodies of water, injected underground, released to land, or released to publicly owned treatment works. Beginning with the 1991 reports, facilities also are required to provide information about pollution prevention and source reduction activities. New data elements include quantities of the listed chemical recycled and used for energy recovery on-site; quanties transferred off- site for recycling and energy recovery. Source reduction activities, and methods used to indentify those activities. All releases are in pounds per year. Also provided is the FIPS code corresponding to the facility state and county; the unique ID number assigned by Dun and Bradstreet to the parent company of the reporting facility as well as the name of the corporation or other business entity that owns or controls the reporting facility; the first nine digit alphanumeric number a facility holds under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination Systems; the first twelve-digit alphanumeric number assigned under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA); and the first underground injection code ID number, assigned by EPA or state, to a facility which injects chemical waste into class 1 deep wells.