Integrated Compliance Information System for NPDES – ICIS-NPDES

The Integrated Compliance Information System (ICIS) for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) data exchange allows Partners to provide National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (ICIS-NPDES) and air stationary source compliance and enforcement (ICIS-Air) data to EPA in an XML format and provides processing results to assist Partners with correcting common errors that may occur with their submissions. The Flow … View Data Exchange »

Emissions Inventory System – EIS

The Emissions Inventory System (EIS) is EPA’s information system for storing all current and historical emissions inventory data. It is used to receive and store emissions data and generate emission inventories beginning with the 2008 National Emissions Inventory (NEI). Partners use the EIS Exchange to submit Facility Inventory, Point, Nonpoint, Onroad, and Nonroad data categories to the EIS Production … View Data Exchange »

Toxics Release Inventory – TRI

The Toxics Release Inventory is an EPA program enacted as part of the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA) of 1986. Every year, tens of thousands of facilities in the United States submit reports to EPA and the States on releases and transfers of certain toxic chemicals. The primary Web-based reporting tool used by facilities … View Data Exchange »

Beach Notification

Under the BEACH Act (Beaches Environmental Assessment and Coastal Health Act), grant recipients are required to submit beach notification data to EPA. The Beach Notification data exchange supports the reporting of beach meta data, contact information, and beach advisory and closing data. The Flow Implementation Guide provides a high-level overview of the data flow. To report monitoring data, see the … View Data Exchange »

RCRAInfo

Partners use the Exchange Network to submit data to EPA’s RCRAInfo system, the national program management and inventory system for hazardous waste handlers. The EPA CDX test and production endpoints for RCRAInfo are available here. The Data Flow Implementation Guide provides a high-level overview of the data flow. RCRAInfo Conference Calls State and EPA representatives convene a conference call on the … View Data Exchange »

Underground Injection Controls – UIC

The Underground Injection Controls (UIC) data exchange allows Partners to share information on underground injection wells. The Safe Drinking Water Act established EPA’s Underground Injection Control Program to provide safeguards so that injection wells do not endanger underground sources of drinking water. The Flow Implementation Guide provides a high-level overview of this data flow.

Water Quality Exchange – WQX

The Water Quality Exchange (WQX) data flow allows Network Partners to share ambient water quality data with EPA. As the primary framework for sharing data at the national level and compiling data in the STORET Data Warehouse, WQX replaces the distributed STORET database. EPA stopped accepting submissions via the distributed STORET database in September 2009. For more information, … View Data Exchange »

Safe Drinking Water Information System – SDWIS

This data flow allows users to submit data to the U.S. EPA’s Safe Drinking Water Information System (SDWIS). SDWIS is an EPA national database that contains information about public water systems and their violations of EPA’s drinking water regulations. Agencies submit federally reported drinking water data to EPA based on three separate subject areas (i.e., Inventory, Actions, and … View Data Exchange »

Facility Identification – FacID

Facility Identification (FacID) flow allows Partners to share their integrated facility/site data with EPA’s Facility Registry System (FRS). Partners can use the Exchange Network to share information on facilities, sites, monitoring stations, and other place-based areas subject to environmental regulation or of environmental interest. The Flow Implementation Guide provides a high-level overview of the data flow.

Air Quality System – AQS

Partners can use the Exchange Network to submit data to EPA’s Air Quality System (AQS). AQS is the national database that contains ambient air quality monitoring data collected by States, Tribes, and local governments. These data are used to determine compliance with clean air standards, assess the nature of air pollution in North America, and assess the exposure of … View Data Exchange »