Pollutant Release and Transfer Register and Its Real Information Value

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M. Kubal, P. Renkerová, M. Březina, J. Chumchalová, and J. Bucharová

Department of Environmental Chemistry, University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague

Keywords: pollutant release and transfer register, arsenic, nickel, mercury


Real information value of the pollutant release and transfer register was evaluated for three pollutants – arsenic, nickel a mercury. Releases and transfers were summarized for each of the three pollutants for the years 2010 to 2014 and compared with other sources from which they enter the environment. Relatively small significance of the data collected in the register was proved in this way.


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