Environmental Industry Overview

NEVADA

Revenues and Employment by Environmental Industry Segment (1997)

 

Environmental Industry Segment

Revenues

($ mil)

Exports

($ mil)

Employment

No. of Jobs

No. of Companies

Services

Analytical Services

2.9

0.18

34

3

Wastewater Treatment Works

118.5

0.7

507

117

Solid Waste Management

74.7

9.7

534

6

Hazardous Waste Management

6.0

0.6

49

5

Remediation/Industrial Services

12.2

1.1

127

13

Consulting & Engineering

39.8

4.2

443

13

Equipment

Water Equipment & Chemicals

57.0

10.1

386

13

Instruments & Information Systems

13.6

4.8

119

4

Air Pollution Control Equipment

30.7

2.7

218

2

Waste Management Equipment

36.1

7.2

278

6

Process & Prevention Technology

2.8

0.1

71

1

Resources

Water Utilities

177.0

0.9

808

270

Resource Recovery

52.8

11.4

441

16

Environmental Energy Sources

21.7

7.4

253

6

STATE TOTAL

646.4

61.1

4,268

474

U.S. Total

186,100

18,358

1,334,823

116,750

Nevada as % of U.S.:

0.3%

0.3%

0.3%

0.4%

Rank Among 50 States:

43

39

Source: Environmental Industy of the United States: Overview by State and Metropolitan Statistical Areea. U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Environmental Technologies Exports. January 1999. (C 61.2: IN 8/7/999)

 

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