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

County: CONTRA COSTA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have decreased 93%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in CONTRA COSTA County.
  • Chemical Name Surface Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated by the Safe Drinking Water Act Regulated as a Priority Pollutant
    by the Clean Water Act
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,212no yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS120yesyes
    BENZENE85yesyes
    ETHYLBENZENE41yesyes
    NAPHTHALENE2no yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1yesyes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE1yesyes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS.76 grams (0.00 pounds)no no