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

County: NUECES
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 66%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in NUECES County.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI Sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    BENZENE217,896yes
    FORMALDEHYDE57,175yes
    ETHYLBENZENE48,360yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE12,696yes
    ACETALDEHYDE11,728yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE2,827yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE2,775yes
    NAPHTHALENE2,508yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,356yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS40yes
    LEAD.434yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS2.655 grams (0.01 pounds)no