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                                 RTK.NET Mail 428473  Jun 18 11:29:47 1998
To: Interested Parties

From: Paul Orum,
      Working Group on Community Right-to-Know

Re: EPA's Release of 1996 Toxics Release 
Inventory Data 

Date: June 18, 1998

EPA is today releasing the 1996 TRI Right-to-Know 
data.  Below are:

[1] Top 12 states for total releases.
[2] Top 12 states for total production waste
[3] List of all states for total releases
[4] List of all states for total production waste

Facility specific information will be available 
today from RTK NET (http://www.rtk.net).  
Additional 1996 TRI data analyses, such as top 
facilities, companies, and counties, will be 
available BY FAX through the Working Group on 
Thursday afternoon, June 18.  (We'll need your 
fax number.)
 

[1] Top 12 States for On and Off-Site Releases in 
Pounds (1996).

1) Texas - 267,440,786
2) Louisiana - 184,537,787
3) Ohio - 145,139,835
4) Pennsylvania - 122,423,185
5) Indiana - 108,988,034
6) Illinois - 107,663,656
7) Tennessee - 103,874,399
8) Alabama - 102,922,534
9) Michigan - 90,158,602
10) North Carolina - 85,174,574
11) Utah - 82,889,834
12) Florida - 80,957,682

[2] Top 12 States for Total Production Related 
Waste in Pounds (1996)

1) Texas - 3,781,213,240
2) Louisiana - 2,153,918,912
3) California - 1,326,409,446
4) Ohio - 1,007,212,419
5) Pennsylvania - 896,157,917
6) Indiana - 828,170,095
7) Michigan - 800,127,407
8) Arizona - 777,099,993
9) Alabama - 764,526,577
10) North Carolina - 733,311,487
11) Illinois - 728,086,554
12) South Carolina - 665,837,708

 [3] List of All States' Total On and Off Site 
Releases in Pounds (1996)

Alabama - 102,922,534 
Alaska - 6,908,783
American Samoa - 10,500
Arizona - 47,964,210
Arkansas - 34,032,075
California - 50,082,638
Colorado - 5,711,491
Connecticut - 8,185,179
Delaware - 3,660,020
District of Columbia - 9,460
Florida - 80,957,682
Georgia - 58,831,731
Guam - 3,000
Hawaii - 540,267
Idaho - 15,152,687
Illinois - 107,663,656
Indiana - 108,988,034
Iowa - 33,308,409
Kansas - 26,576,384
Kentucky - 47,366,863
Louisiana - 184,537,787
Maine - 9,351,265
Maryland - 13,098,751
Massachusetts - 9,977,171
Michigan - 90,158,602
Minnesota - 20,970,579
Mississippi - 54,846,362
Missouri - 59,794,580
Montana - 48,477,642
Nebraska - 13,022,778
Nevada - 3,766,636
New Hampshire - 2,468,237
New Jersey - 18,076,905
New Mexico - 19,963,709
New York - 35,654,003
North Carolina - 85,174,574
North Dakota - 2,325,120
Ohio - 145,139,835
Oklahoma - 26,421,809
Oregon - 29,735,693
Pennsylvania - 122,423,185
Puerto Rico - 8,548,778
Rhode Island - 2,601,984
South Carolina - 56,668,160
South Dakota - 5,196,074
Tennessee - 103,874,399
Texas - 267,440,786
Utah - 82,889,834
Vermont - 462,849
Virgin Islands - 1,506,139
Virginia - 56,092,193
Washington - 28,439,371
West Virginia - 28,837,730
Wisconsin - 47,023,091
Wyoming - 9,664,368

Total: 2,433,506,582
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

[4] List of All States' Total Poduction Related 
Waste in Pounds (1996)

Alabama -  764,526,577
Alaska - 10,394,753
American Samoa - 10,500
Arizona - 777,099,993
Arkansas - 435,257,494
California - 1,326,409,446
Colorado - 64,975,932
Connecticut - 175,299,253
Delaware - 101,542,753
District of Columbia - 23,171
Florida - 396,357,972
Georgia - 616,938,742
Guam - 0
Hawaii - 4,185,584
Idaho - 33,566,748
Illinois - 728,086,554
Indiana - 828,170,095
Iowa - 246,556,789
Kansas - 438,142,093
Kentucky - 576,938,636
Louisiana - 2,153,918,912
Maine - 98,338,769
Maryland - 89,742,979
Massachusetts - 112,194,541
Michigan - 800,127,407
Minnesota - 244,685,592
Mississippi - 421,898,234
Missouri - 488,257,089
Montana - 110,591,261
Nebraska - 59,972,547
Nevada - 16,407,389
New Hampshire - 45,111,415
New Jersey - 645,654,832
New Mexico - 58,849,834
New York - 439,708,017
North Carolina - 733,311,487
North Dakota - 8,283,526
Ohio - 1,007,212,419
Oklahoma - 170,432,632
Oregon - 174,153,776
Pennsylvania - 896,157,917
Puerto Rico - 82,526,517
Rhode Island - 40,000,819
South Carolina - 665,837,708
South Dakota - 40,356,601
Tennessee - 494,506,523
Texas - 3,781,213,240
Utah - 445,886,655
Vermont - 4,673,518
Virgin Islands - 12,944,993
Virginia - 631,645,083
Washington - 231,984,891
West Virginia - 352,373,625
Wisconsin - 316,128,789
Wyoming - 16,768,091

Total: 23,416,340,713
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency



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