Jump to main content or area navigation.

Contact Us

TRI Explorer

Waste Quantity: Trends Report Click for help on this criterion

Data Source: Preliminary 2021 Dataset (released September 2022) See Note     Instructions for printing wide reports




Quantities of TRI Chemicals in Waste (in pounds), Trend Report by Emerald Services Inc (TRI ID 98421SLPRN1825A) for Xylene (mixed isomers) chemical, U.S. 1998-2021
Are year to year changes comparable?
Row #  Year  Recycled On-site  View Trend Graphic Recycled Off-site  View Trend Graphic Energy Recovery On-site  View Trend Graphic Energy Recovery Off-site  View Trend Graphic Treated On-site  View Trend Graphic Treated Off-site  View Trend Graphic Total Quantity Disposed or Otherwise Released On- and Off-site  View Trend Graphic Total Production-related Waste Managed  View Trend Graphic Non-Production-related Waste Managed  View Trend Graphic
 
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
sort ascending  sort descending
1 1998 28,597 0 0 0 4 0 21 28,622 0
2 1999 36,610 0 0 97,929 0 0 23 134,562 0
3 2000 524,842 0 0 151,846 0 0 13,627 690,315 0
4 2001 21,686 0 0 763,894 0 0 21,686 807,266 0
5 2002 78,045 197 0 596,776 0 120 2,282 677,421 0
6 2003 86,063 0 0 713,307 0 0 2,027 801,397 0
7 2004 90,510 0 0 673,075 0 0 707 764,292 0
8 2005 96,186 0 0 143,289 0 0 683 240,157 0
9 2006 113,476 0 0 138,049 0 0 737 252,262 0
10 2007 106,908 0 0 147,521 0 0 660 255,089 0
11 2008 112,248 0 0 147,396 0 0 575 260,219 1
12 2009 94,141 0 0 160,390 0 0 639 255,170 0
13 2010 93,016 21,914 0 137,520 0 0 1,469 253,919 0
14 2011 81,362 25,458 0 143,275 0 0 1,432 251,528 0
15 2012 77,862 8,916 0 210,955 0 0 1,323 299,055 0
16 2013 85,307 15,325 0 242,636 0 0 1,230 344,497 0
17 2014 71,453 61,496 0 214,226 0 0 1,742 348,917 0
18 2015 75,717 71,261 0 268,321 0 0 1,790 417,089 0
19 2016 107,087 22,162 0 257,148 0 1 1,350 387,748 0
20 2017 241,030 0 0 371,873 0 0 2,456 615,359 0
21 2018 65,486 0 0 538,230 0 0 1,490 605,206 0
22 2019 576,380 363,008 0 0 124,623 101,914 27,137 1,193,062 0
23 2020 147,790 323,402 0 0 0 53,856 4,801 529,849 0
24 2021 18,720 2 0 444,725 0 183,064 563 647,074 0

Back to top

View other report type:
On- and Off-site Releases
Transfers Off-site for Further Waste Management

Save this report to other formats:
Save report in comma-separated-value, CSV, format
Save report in Microsoft Excel format, XLS
Save report in Rich Text Format, RTF
Open report in PDF format

Note: Reporting year (RY) 2021 is the most recent TRI data available. Facilities reporting to TRI were required to submit their data to EPA by July 1 for the previous calendar year's activities. TRI Explorer is using an updated data set (released to the public in September 2022). This dataset includes revisions for the years 1988 to 2021 processed by EPA, after the National Analysis Dataset was released. Revisions submitted to EPA after this time are not reflected in TRI Explorer reports. TRI data may also be obtained through EPA Envirofacts.

Users of TRI information should be aware that TRI data reflect releases and other waste management activities of chemicals, not whether (or to what degree) the public has been exposed to those chemicals. TRI data, in conjunction with other information, can be used as a starting point in evaluating exposures that may result from releases and other waste management activities which involve toxic chemicals. The determination of potential risk depends upon many factors, including the toxicity of the chemical, the fate of the chemical, and the amount and duration of human or other exposure to the chemical after it is released.

Quantities of TRI Chemicals in Waste from Section 8, Column B (Recycled On-site (8.4), Recycled Off-site (8.5), Energy Recovery On-site (8.2), Energy Recovery Off-site (8.3), Treated On-site (8.6), Treated Off-site (8.7), Total on-site disposal to Class I Underground Injection Wells, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, and other Landfills (8.1A), Total other on-site disposal or other releases (8.1B), Total off-site disposal to Class I Underground Injection Wells, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, and other Landfills (8.1C), Total other off-site disposal or other releases (8.1D), Total Quantity Disposed of or Otherwise Released On- and Off-site (8.1)), and Non-production-related waste managed from Section 8.8.

Beginning with reporting year 2003 Part II section 8.1 was replaced with 8.1A, 8.1B, 8.1C, and 8.1D. The new columns are included to facilitate trends analysis.

Quantities of waste data are from Section 8 of the Form R, which is the standard TRI reporting form. These data are available beginning with the 1991 reporting year.

A decimal point, or "." denotes the following: if a decimal point is reported across an entire row, the facility submitted a Form A (i.e., the facility certified that its total annual reportable amount is less than 500 pounds, and does not manufacture, process, or otherwise use more than 1 million pounds); or if a decimal point is reported in a single column, the facility left that particular cell blank in its Form R submission (a zero in a cell denotes either that the facility reported "0" or "NA" in its Form R submission).

How to cite TRI Explorer. Following APA Style, 6th edition, an appropriate citation to TRI Explorer is:
United States Environmental Protection Agency. (2022). TRI Explorer (Preliminary 2021 Dataset (released September 2022)) [Internet database]. Retrieved from https://enviro.epa.gov/triexplorer/, (October 07, 2022).

Go to TRI Explorer Home |

Top of Page

Jump to main content.