Question # 891

891. Have programs similar to TRI been developed internationally?
EPA's Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) is one of several similar programs established, or being established, by countries around the world. The term used internationally for these TRI-like systems is Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (PRTR). The United States works with other countries and international organizations to facilitate PRTR development. More information on pollutant transfer registries outside the United States can be found at: https://www.epa.gov/toxics-release-inventory-tri-program/tri-around-world.

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Question # 891 Source EPCRA Section 313 Questions & Answers 2019 Consolidation Document (PDF)(413 pp, 2.4 MB, April 2019)
ID 19-891 Status Current
Category 3. Determining Whether or Not to Report: Listed Toxic Chemicals Subcategory 3.A. General Questions
Keyword(s) International
Prior Q&A [Archived] Question Number 82, Frequent Questions
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