More than 400 factories in Israel are obligated to submit PRTR reports. The main industries covered under the law are:
- Production and processing of metals
- Waste and wastewater management
- Intensive agriculture
- Food and beverages
Pollutants to be Reported
There are a total of 114 pollutants or groups of pollutants that must be reported.
- 89 pollutants are related to air emissions.
- 92 pollutants are related to marine, water, and soil emissions, and to effluent transfers.
Many pollutants belong to both groups.