Envirofacts is a single point of access to select U.S. EPA environmental data. This website provides access to several EPA databases to provide you with information about environmental activities that may affect air, water, and land anywhere in the United States. With Envirofacts, you can learn more about these environmental activities in your area or you can generate maps of environmental information.

Information in Envirofacts is accessible in a variety of ways from the homepage. We suggest that users unfamiliar with Envirofacts begin with Quick Start. This feature allows you to retrieve a sampling of information pertaining to your area by entering a specific ZIP Code, City and State, or County and State.

If you want more in-depth information about a particular subject area, you may select from a list of available Topics, which includes:

Greenhouse Gas, ICIS-Air, NEI, UV Index

Assessment, Cleanup and Redevelopment Exchange System (ACRES), Biennial Reporting (BR), Brownfields-Cleanups, Cleanups in My Community (CIMC), Hazardous Waste (RCRAInfo), Superfund Enterprise Management System (SEMS)

Integrated Compliance Information System (ICIS), Microbial, Disinfection By product Info (ICR), Water Discharge Permits (PCS), Water Discharge Permits (PCS) Customized, Safe Drinking Water (SDWIS)

Biennial Reporting (BR), Hazardous Waste (RCRAInfo), Superfund Enterprise Management System (SEMS)

Toxics Release Inventory (TRI), TRI Explorer, TRI Search, TRI Form R Search, TRI Form R & A Download, TRI EZ Search, TRI Customized Search, TRI Pollution Prevention Search, Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)

RadNet, RadNet Customized Search

Facility Registry Service (FRS), Facility Registry Service (FRS) EZ, Organization Search

Compliance Air, Water, and Hazardous Waste Search (ECHO/IDEA)

The Multisystem Search Form allows you to search multiple environmental databases for facility information, including toxic chemical releases, water discharge permit compliance, hazardous waste handling processes, Superfund status, and air emission estimates. For more detailed information about the searches that are available within each topic, please refer to the About the Data page.

You can view the latest Data Update dates for the various databases contained in Envirofacts, and download files of the facilities or sites using the Geospatial Data Download Service.

The Envirofacts Multisystem Search integrates information from a variety of databases and includes latitude and longitude information. Each of these databases contains information about facilities that are required to report activity to a state or federal system. Using this form, you can retrieve information about hazardous waste (including the Biennial Report), toxic and air releases, Superfund sites, and water discharge permits. Facility information and a map of its location is provided. 

Our team completes a periodic review of our customers’ data by utilizing Envirofacts to ensure accurate agency reporting. Our customers are given this review to confirm its accuracy and to provide an awareness of the system.  

Spencer-SHE has been providing Safety, Health, and Environmental Compliance Guidance since 1980. Contact us here to help you develop and maintain a successful environmental compliance program.


Facility Registry Service (FRS) | US EPA

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