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Hazardous Material Shipments by Selected State of Origin

(Ranked by tons)


Selected states shown had the highest estimated weight without considering sampling variability and are shown in descending order. Since an “All other states” line is not shown, estimates do not add to total. Ton-miles estimates are based on estimated distances traveled along a modeled transportation network. Value-of-shipments estimates have not been adjusted for price changes. For more information, visit


S = Estimate does not meet publication standards because of high sampling variability or poor response quality.


U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Commodity Flow Survey, Hazardous Materials, table 5a, Hazardous Material Shipment Characteristics by Selected State of Origin, available at as of July 2015.