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

County: GALVESTON
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 75%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in GALVESTON County.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI Sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    BENZENE218,280yes
    ETHYLBENZENE127,524yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE41,194yes
    ACETALDEHYDE39,390yes
    NAPHTHALENE11,116yes
    ACRYLONITRILE9,437yes
    VINYL CHLORIDE4,867yes
    FORMALDEHYDE4,297yes
    DIETHYL SULFATE4,066yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE3,341yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE250yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS215yes
    CHLOROETHANE133yes
    METHYL IODIDE72yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS55yes
    LEAD13yes
    NICKEL11yes
    STYRENE OXIDE5yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS.2211 grams (0.00 pounds)no