Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) Program

TRI for Communities

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The Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) is a starting point for communities to learn about toxic chemicals that industrial facilities are using and releasing into the environment, and whether those facilities are doing anything to prevent pollution.

TRI Community Basics

Information About Your Community

You can find information about toxic chemical releases and pollution prevention activities at industrial facilities in your area right from the TRI homepage.

TRI Community Uses

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EPA leads a TRI community engagement pilot training workshop in South Philadelphia.

You can use TRI data for many purposes. EPA produced the products below to test out ways to make TRI more accessible, understandable and useful for communities. We encourage you to use these as models to create materials for your own community: 

More Community Resources