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

County: BRAZORIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have decreased 54%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in BRAZORIA 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
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN13,812yesno
    1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE4,255no no
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE1,402no yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,207no yes
    BIS(2-CHLORO-1-METHYLETHYL) ETHER1,160no yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)569no no
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE494yesyes
    ACRYLONITRILE330no yes
    CHLOROFORM100no yes
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)52no yes
    VINYL CHLORIDE36yesyes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS20yesyes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE19yesyes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE18yesyes
    NAPHTHALENE12no yes
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE12yesyes
    CHLOROETHANE11no yes
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANE5no yes
    ETHYLBENZENE4yesyes
    FORMALDEHYDE2no no
    LEAD1yesyes
    HEXACHLOROETHANE1no yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS359.2 grams (0.79 pounds)no no