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Title: R2 HOOVERS 2017, EPA Region 2, IRMB IMS R2GIS, 2017
Abstract: Hoover's, Inc., a subsidiary of Dun and Bradstreet, is an American business research company that has provided information on companies and industries since 1990 Hoover's maintains a database of more than 85 million companies and 100 million people using an in-house editorial staff of industry experts.[3] The company derives most of its revenues from subscriptions, which are sold primarily to sales, marketing, and business development professionals.[4] It provides less-detailed company, industry, and executive information to non-subscribers. Hoover's also publishes analytical features through its Hoover's Index pages, and its Bizmology and BIZ blogs. Besides publishing information on its website and in its books, the company distributes information via data feeds and third-party licensing agreements. Hoover's is headquartered in Austin, Texas and also has employees in North America, Europe, and Asia.Dun & Bradstreet partners with all 15 Cabinet-level departments and most federal agencies and state governments, as well as nearly 90% of Fortune 500 companies across the globe. Dun & Bradstreet's platform’s foundation is the world’s largest commercial database, with over 240 million company records we derive from 30,000 data sources and update 5 million times per day.
Purpose: All EPA Regions have access to the EPA HQ's goverenment account with the Hoover's Business Database. EPA Region 2 downloaded identification, location, business attributes and primary SIC and NAICS codes for the 1,483,945 Hoovers Business records for NYS, NJ, PR and the U.S. V.I..
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Download URL: https://edg.epa.gov
Open/Close section Time Period of Content
Publication Date: 20160523
Progress: Completed
Frequency: biannually
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Date: 20180223
Currentness: Publication date
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West Bounding Longitude: -149.126423
East Bounding Longitude: -64.596905
North Bounding Latitude: 61.597083
South Bounding Latitude: 17.688001
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Access: These Data Are Restricted to Internal EPA Personnel Only
Use: These data should not be distributed to users unless distribution is explicitly granted. Please check sources, scale, accuracy, currentness and other available information. Please confirm that you are using the most recent copy of both data and metadata. Acknowledgement of the EPA would be appreciated.
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Theme Topics: Emergency, Facilities, Inspections, Modeling, 020:028, 020:041, 020:043, 020:072, 020:074, 020:085, 020:093, 020:100, 020:101, Facilities, Inspections, Modeling, Sites
Open/Close section Contact Information
Originator: Hoover's Inc
Email: r2gisdata@epa.gov
Address Type: mailing and physical address
City: New York
State: NY
Postal Code: 10007
Telephone: (212) 637-3335
Open/Close section Metadata Reference Information
Metadata Date Stamp: 2018-02-23
Metadata Standard Name: FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata Standard Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998