A Guide to Selected National Environmental Statistics in the U. S. Government
Provides a comprehensive review of government programs that generate environmental and environmentally-related statistics. Describes how the data are collected, what their temporal and geographic coverage is, what experts to contact for more information, and how to acquire the data and the reports that interpret them. Covers 7 governmet agencies: Agriculture, Commerce, Energy, HHS, Interior, Transportation and EPA. Comprehensive!
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Page 19 - Apparel and other textile products Lumber and wood products . . . Furniture and fixtures Paper and allied products . Printing and publishing Chemicals and allied products Petroleum and coal products Rubber and miscellaneous plastics products Leather and leather products Stone, clay, and glass products ..... . Primary metal industries Fabricated metal products Machinery, except electrical...
Page 38 - The radioactive materials considered, on a chapter-by-chapter basis, are spent fuel, high-level waste, transuranic waste, low-level waste, commercial uranium mill tailings, remedial action waste, and decommissioning waste. For each category, current and projected inventories are given through the year 2020, and the radioactivity and thermal power are calculated based on reported or estimated isotopic compositions.
Page 67 - Phosphorus and Inorganic Nitrogen at US Geological Survey National Stream Quality Accounting Network Stations.
Page 87 - Section 313 of SARA mandates that firms in SIC categories 20 through 39 (major manufacturing categories) report to EPA and to States the amounts of more than 300 toxic chemicals that they release directly to air, water, or land, or that they transport to off-site facilities, including POTWs, that treat or dispose of the chemical wastes.
Page 64 - OH, 45268; full report available from the National Technical Information Service (NTIS), US Department of Commerce, Springfield, VA 22161.
Page 39 - The National Health Survey Act of 1956 provides for the establishment and continuation of a National Health Survey to obtain information about the health status of the population in the United States, including the services received for or because of health conditions.
Page 40 - Chronological trend in blood lead levels between 1976 and 1980, N.
Page 35 - Enacted in 1977, the Department of Energy (DOE) Organization Act established the Energy Information Administration (EIA) as the Department's independent statistical and analytical agency, with a mandate to collect and publish data and prepare analyses on energy production, consumption, prices, and resources, and projections of energy supply and demand. This edition of the EIA Publications Directory contains titles and abstracts of periodicals and one-time reports produced by the EIA from January...