Regional Profile for EPA Region 4
This section examines TRI reporting in EPA Region 4. Region 4 includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and 6 tribes.
This chart shows the industry sectors with the most TRI-reporting facilities in Region 4.
Note: Percentages do not sum to 100% due to rounding
- 4,539 facilities in Region 4 reported to TRI, similar to reporting for 2019. The sectors with the most facilities were the chemical manufacturing and nonmetallic mineral products (including cement manufacturing) sectors.
- While the figure shows the sectors with the most TRI facilities in the region, the sectors that reported the largest TRI releases in Region 4 were the chemical manufacturing, paper manufacturing, primary metals (including iron and steel mills), and electric utilities sectors. Note that relatively few facilities in the paper manufacturing and electric utilities sectors reported to TRI in this region and those sectors are included in “All Other Sectors” in the pie chart above.
This page was published in March 2022 and uses the 2020 TRI National Analysis dataset made public in TRI Explorer in October 2021.