SIC Industry Description

Industry: 9511—Air and Water Resource and Solid Waste Management
Government establishments primarily engaged in regulation, planning, protection and conservation of air and water resources; solid waste management; water and air pollution control and prevention; flood control; drainage development, and consumption of water resources; coordination of these activities at intergovernmental levels; research necessary for air pollution abatement and control and conservation of water resources. Water systems are classified in Transportation and Public Utilities, Industry 4941. Sewage and refuse systems and other sanitary services are classified in Transportation and Public Utilities, Industry Group 495. Irrigation systems are classified in Transportation and Public Utilities, Industry 4971.

Environmental protection agencies—governmentSanitary engineering agencies—government
Environmental quality and control agencies—governmentWaste management program administration—government
Pollution control agencies—governmentWater control and quality agencies—government
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
9511Air, Water, and Solid Waste Management6,687
951100Air, water, and solid waste management742
95110000Air, water, and solid waste management742
951101Environmental agencies726
95110100Environmental agencies177
95110101Air pollution control agency, government78
95110102Environmental protection agency, government356
95110103Environmental quality and control agency, government115
951102Waste management agencies1,984
95110200Waste management agencies298
95110201Sanitary engineering agency, government121
95110202Waste management program administration, government558
95110203Water control and quality agency, government854
95110204Water pollution control agency, government153
951104Air, water, and solid waste management, level of government3,235
95110400Air, water, and solid waste management, level of government13
95110401Air, water, and solid waste management, Federal government406
95110402Air, water, and solid waste management, State government661
95110403Air, water, and solid waste management, County government519
95110404AIr, water, and solid waste management, Local government1,636