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About the Fertilizer Industry  
The U.S. fertilizer industry is proud to be twice as safe as the chemical industry as a whole. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
Our industry is committed to sustainable development. That is why, in 2017, the fertilizer industry recycled 516 billion gallons of water and 7.5 million metric tons of GHGs. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
Investments are important to the long-term success of the fertilizer industry. In 2018 over $5.5 million was invested in 4R research and $3.8 billion was invested in capital improvements. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
Capturing waste heat is an important source of energy for the fertilizer industry. 51% of the energy used by fertilizer manufacturers this year came from captured waste heat. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
   
Fertilizer on the Farm  
Enhanced efficiency fertilizers (EEFs) help improve nutrient uptake. Among reporting retailers, 24% of the total nutrient tons of nitrogen sold were treated with EEFs. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
This year, three retailer companies reporting selling 148,642 treated nutrient tons of phosphate, representing 12 percent of the total sold by the reporting companies. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
   
People and Communities  
Across the fertilizer sector, the overall lost time incident rate has dropped from 1.1 to 0.8 cases per 100 full time equivalent employees between 2013 and 2016. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport2018 via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
   
Environment & Energy  
Minimizing greenhouse gas emissions is a priority for the fertilizer industry. In 2017, the industry captured and re-used 7.5 metric tons - 24 percent of GHGs emitted by the industry. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
In 2017, the fertilizer industry almost tripled the amount of greenhouses gases that were captured and re-used by the industry compared to 2013. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
During the fertilizer production process, heat is processed, captured, and harnessed as energy. In 2017, reporting companies captured 101.8 million gigajoules of energy. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
In 2017, reporting companies captured over 101.8 million GJs of energy from waste heat. This represents 51 percent of the total energy use reported by all participating producers. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
   
Fertilizer Transportation  
The industry is always on the move, with over 49 million tons of fertilizer moving through U.S. ports each year. https://www.tfi.org/our-industry/state-of-industry #FertilizerReport via @Fertilizer_Inst Tweet
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