SEPA Scottish Pollutant Release Inventory Water Release sites

Dataset of 1755 Pollutant Release Inventory water release sites in Scotland [1]. The dataset consists of site locations in British National Grid or Lat/Long WGS84, describing aspects of each site such as industrial activity (as defined in the UK Standard Industrial Classification, UKSIC [2]), main polluting activity (as described in the Pollutant Release and Transfer Register, PRTR [3]) and summaries of the pollutant released for each year between 2009 and 2014 as urls to SEPA's Scottish Pollutant Release Inventory (SPRI) Website.

[1] "Scottish Pollutant Release Inventory". Checked 2016-10-03
[2] "Business Data & Data Enhancing/Appending". Checked 2016-10-03
[3] European Union (2006). Regulation (EC) No 166/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 January 2006 concerning the establishment of a European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register and amending Council Directives 91/689/EEC and 96/61/EC, Official Journal of the European Union, L 33, 4.2.2006

Publication date: 2014-05-09


Study area

Provenance & quality


Other contacts

Resource Provider
Scottish Environmental Protection Agency


Spatial representation type
Spatial reference system
OSGB 1936 / British National Grid
WGS 84


Topic categories
Inland Waters , Oceans , Environment
Geospatial / Map National Non-agricultural Pollution Site Specific Data Water Quality