Volatile Organic Compounds
EPA prepares a national database of air emissions information with input from numerous state and local air agencies, from tribes, and from industry. The chart below shows the national summary of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) emissions by source sector based on the most recent inventory. View information on air quality standards, trends, health effects, and programs to reduce VOCs.
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Sources of air pollutant emissions vary from one area to another. State and local summaries are available from the maps below.