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

County: EAST BATON ROUGE
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 76%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in EAST BATON ROUGE County.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI Sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    BENZENE80,767yes
    ACETALDEHYDE63,944yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE60,649yes
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE47,046yes
    ETHYLBENZENE36,930yes
    FORMALDEHYDE29,956yes
    NAPHTHALENE23,311yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE14,892yes
    VINYL CHLORIDE10,590yes
    CHLOROFORM5,985yes
    ACRYLONITRILE5,479yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS4,820yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE3,917yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS2,820yes
    1,4-DIOXANE2,281yes
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE1,693yes
    CATECHOL899yes
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE803yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE571yes
    LEAD194yes
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE77yes
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE45yes
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANE36yes
    CHLOROETHANE22yes
    2-CHLOR-1,3-BUTADIENE4yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE2yes
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE2yes
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)1yes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE.509yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS62.93 grams (0.14 pounds)no