Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) – Materials and Waste Management in the United States Key Facts and Figures

Each year EPA produces a report called Advancing Sustainable Materials Management: Facts and Figures. It includes information on municipal solid waste (MSW) generation, recycling, composting, combustion with energy recovery and landfilling. The 2014 report provides information on historical tipping fees for MSW, and information on the construction and demolition debris generation, which is outside of […]

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US EPA EJ Grants

This is a provisional dataset that contains point locations for all Environmental Justice (EJ) grants given out by the US EPA. There are many limitations to the data so it is advised that these metadata be read carefully before use. Although the records for these grant locations are drawn directly from the official EPA grants […]

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National Recommended Water Quality Criteria

The National Recommended Water Quality Criteria is a compilation of national recommended water quality criteria for the protection of aquatic life and human health in surface water for approximately 150 pollutants. These criteria provide guidance for states and tribes to use in adopting water quality standards.

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EPA Sole Source Aquifers

Information on sole source aquifers (SSAs) is widely used in assessments under the National Environmental Policy Act and at the state and local level. A national layer, including all available SSA coverages, is available for use in GIS. This layer includes the GIS polygons for SSAs. In addition to single SSA designated area polygons, some […]

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Superfund Site Information

This asset includes a number of individual data sets related to site-specific information for Superfund, which is governed under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) of 1980, which was amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA) in 1986. The Superfund Enterprise Management System (SEMS) contains basic site description, location, schedule […]

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Evaluation of the immunomodulatory effects of 2,3,3,3-tetrafluoro-2-(heptafluoropropoxy)-propanoate (“GenX”) in C57BL/6 mice

Raw data file outputs of serum and urine measurements of GenX in dosed rodents. This dataset is associated with the following publication: Rushing, B., Q. Hu, J. Franklin, R. McMahen, S. Dagnino, C. Higgins, M. Strynar, and J. DeWitt. Evaluation of the Immunomodulatory Effects of 2,3,3,3-tetrafluoro-2-(heptafluoropropoxy)-propanoate (“GenX”) in C57BL/6 Mice. ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY. John Wiley & […]

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