Indicators 1-12 of 12 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
9
Percentage of estuarine areas not suitable for shellfish harvesting
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Marine Resources, Public Health
 
Keywords: environment, food, health, shellfish, surface water, toxics, water, water pollution
 
 
9
Acres under integrated pest management
 
Used by:
United States EPA Region 3 - Chesapeake Bay Program Office
Data source:
States of MD, VA, and PA
 
Keywords: agriculture, chemicals, cropland, environment, farm, farm land, farming, land use, natural, organic, toxics
 
 
8
Area used for organic agriculture / area used for chemical intensive agriculture
 
Used by:
Sustainability Institute - Balaton Group
Data source:
Proposed
 
Keywords: agriculture, cropland, environment, farm, farm land, land use, organic, soil, toxics
 
 
7
Number of days air pollutants exceed healthful levels
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Air Quality Control
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Keywords: CO, NO2, O3, SO2, air, air pollution, air quality, asthma, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, environment, health, nitrogen dioxide, nitrous oxides, particulates, pollution, sulphur dioxide, toxics
 
 
7
Manufacturing workers per pound of toxic chemicals released into the air
 
Comment: Changes may reflect changes in reporting requirements and methods. Also, toxic chemicals degrade the environment regardless of employment levels.
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
WA Employment Security Department; WA Department of Ecology
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, economy, emissions, employment, environment, hazardous material, jobs, manufacturing, pollution, resource use, toxics
 
 
7
Manufacturing workers per pound of toxic chemicals released into the water
 
Comment: Changes may reflect changes in reporting requirements and methods. Also, toxic chemicals degrade the environment regardless of employment levels.
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
WA Employment Security Department; WA Department of Ecology
 
Keywords: employment, hazardous material, jobs, manufacturing, resource use, toxics, water
 
 
6
Days per year that air quality standards are met
 
Comment: One number covering a six county region doesn't pinpoint problems very well.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Health & Environmental Control
 
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Ministry of Environment and Energy, West Central Region
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Minnesota Planning
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
 
Pierce County
Puget Sound Air Pollution Control Agency
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Ontario Ministry of the Environment, 'Air Quality in Ontario 1991'
 
Keywords: CO, NO2, O3, SO2, air, air pollution, air quality, asthma, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, environment, health, nitrogen dioxide, nitrous oxides, particulates, sulphur dioxide, toxics
 
 
6
Toxic chemicals released or transferred
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
MN Emergency Response Commission
 
Keywords: hazardous material, pollution, resource use, toxics
 
 
6
Pesticide useage
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: hazardous material, pesticides, resource use, toxics
 
 
6
Number of pounds of toxic materials released into the environment
 
Used by:
President's Council on Sustainable Development
Data source:
US EPA Toxics Release Inventory
 
Keywords: environment, hazardous material, pollution, resource use, toxics
 
 
5
Industrial use of toxic chemicals
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Pollution Prevention
 
Keywords: environment, industrial, pollution, resource use, toxics
 
 
5
Indoor air quality
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, air quality, asthma, environment, health, human, indoor air, smoking, toxics