POLLUTER LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases|Air Releases of Recognized Carcinogens

County: JEFFERSON
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 91%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in JEFFERSON County.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI Sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    BENZENE56,726yes
    FORMALDEHYDE33,822yes
    NAPHTHALENE30,729yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE19,440yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS16,692yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE4,504yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE3,527yes
    ETHYLBENZENE3,507yes
    CREOSOTES1,663no
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS823yes
    NICKEL570yes
    LEAD561yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS476yes
    ARSENIC24yes
    CADMIUM17yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS7.413 grams (0.02 pounds)no