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 Management6,442
951100Air, water, and solid waste management769
95110000Air, water, and solid waste management769
951101Environmental agencies666
95110100Environmental agencies165
95110101Air pollution control agency, government74
95110102Environmental protection agency, government320
95110103Environmental quality and control agency, government107
951102Waste management agencies1,914
95110200Waste management agencies302
95110201Sanitary engineering agency, government119
95110202Waste management program administration, government534
95110203Water control and quality agency, government814
95110204Water pollution control agency, government145
951104Air, water, and solid waste management, level of government3,093
95110400Air, water, and solid waste management, level of government13
95110401Air, water, and solid waste management, Federal government394
95110402Air, water, and solid waste management, State government619
95110403Air, water, and solid waste management, County government504
95110404AIr, water, and solid waste management, Local government1,563