Tribal EPA

MULTIMEDIA - TRI INFORMATION TOOLS FOR COMMITTEE

MEETING ROOM 1

Thursday, October 24 2019 from 12:20 am to 01:20 am

Angela Baranco - EPA

EPA’s Toxic Release Inventory (TRI): A Resource for CommunitiesSection 313 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) established the TRI as a resource for U.S.communities to learn about toxic chemicals that industrial facilities are using and releasing into the environmentEPCRA requires that certain facilities report their TRI chemical releases annually and that EPA make this information available to the publicEPA created an online tool to give the public access to information about the toxic chemical releases reported by facilities and the TRI program.