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Facilities (PRTR)

For facilities, you can discover information about amounts of pollutants and waste in various ways in

Map (facilities)

You can easily find for example facilities in the vicinity of your home by navigating via location or name of the facility. The map contains all facilities registered in by country and by federal states.

Search the surrounding

This tool is recommended for those who do not want to search on a map. You can search for facilities in the surrounding of 10 to 50 km of a known location.


Make your selection and send the request. There is an interesting option to display results other than facilities: an overview of pollutants and amounts of waste. Other search criteria are available as well.

Emissions in short 

Is there too much of information at We have compiled an overview of data of the recent reporting year for you to use easily. Please follow the link.

You can also download the whole content of as a database.

Diffuse sources (PRTR):

Not only single facilities, but also diffuse sources release emissions. For example, agriculture, transportation on streets and railways and private households are taken into account.

Map (diffuse sources)

Discover emissions released by diffuse sources on a map of Germany.