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

County: GASTON
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have increased 45%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in GASTON County.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI Sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    DICHLOROMETHANE473,770yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE15,817yes
    FORMALDEHYDE15,744yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE7,725yes
    ETHYLBENZENE6,604yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)4,987no
    1,3-BUTADIENE2,631yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS630yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS599yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE137yes
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE97yes
    PROPARGITE75no
    PROPYLENE OXIDE72yes
    ACRYLONITRILE30yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE22yes
    NICKEL5yes
    COBALT5yes
    ACRYLAMIDE3yes
    LEAD1yes
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS0yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS.4893 grams (0.00 pounds)no