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

County: BRAZORIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 86%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in BRAZORIA County.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI Sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    BENZENE296,651yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE117,655yes
    ACRYLONITRILE73,124yes
    ETHYLBENZENE53,396yes
    VINYL CHLORIDE30,309yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE29,343yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE13,673yes
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE11,785yes
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN10,057yes
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE9,221yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE8,712yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE8,110yes
    NAPHTHALENE6,938yes
    CHLOROFORM6,742yes
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE6,722yes
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE5,890yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE5,746yes
    FORMALDEHYDE4,484yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS2,849yes
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)2,077yes
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE1,685yes
    1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE996no
    CHLOROETHANE470yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)195no
    LEAD188yes
    BIS(2-CHLORO-1-METHYLETHYL) ETHER165no
    HEXACHLOROETHANE99yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS80yes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE50yes
    ACETALDEHYDE9yes
    ANILINE6yes
    1,4-DICHLORO-2-BUTENE2no

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS108.8 grams (0.24 pounds)no