924110 Administration of Air and Water Resource and Solid Waste Management Programs

This industry comprises government establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) the administration, regulation, and enforcement of air and water resource programs; (2) the administration and regulation of solid waste management programs; (3) the administration and regulation of water and air pollution control and prevention programs; (4) the administration and regulation of flood control programs; (5) the administration and regulation of drainage development and water resource consumption programs; (6) the administration and regulation of toxic waste removal and cleanup programs; and (7) coordination of these activities at intergovernmental levels.

Illustrative Examples:

Environmental protection program administration, public administration
Waste management program (except sanitation districts) administration, public administration
Pollution control program administration, public administration
Water control and quality program administration, public administration

Cross-References. Government establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Operating water and irrigation systems--are classified in Industry 221310, Water Supply and Irrigation Systems;
  • Administering sanitation districts--are classified in Industry 926130, Regulation and Administration of Communications, Electric, Gas, and Other Utilities;
  • Operating sewage treatment facilities--are classified in Industry 221320, Sewage Treatment Facilities; and
  • Providing waste collection, treatment, disposal, and/or remediation--are classified in Subsector 562, Waste Management and Remediation Services.
  Corresponding Index
924110 924110 924110  Enforcement of environmental and pollution control regulations
924110 924110 924110  Environmental protection program administration
924110 924110 924110  NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
924110 924110 924110  Pollution control program administration
924110 924110 924110  Sanitation engineering agencies, government
924110 924110 924110  Waste management program administration
924110 924110 924110  Water control and quality program administration