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

County: JEFFERSON
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 66%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in JEFFERSON County.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI Sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    1,3-BUTADIENE448,545yes
    BENZENE293,659yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE61,406yes
    ETHYLBENZENE57,093yes
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE50,357yes
    ANILINE20,397yes
    FORMALDEHYDE16,832yes
    NAPHTHALENE15,114yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE11,868yes
    NITROBENZENE10,340yes
    CHLOROFORM10,069yes
    ACRYLONITRILE8,582yes
    ACETALDEHYDE6,066yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,756yes
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN1,544yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,529yes
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE581yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS420yes
    CHLOROETHANE287yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE284yes
    LEAD142yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE72yes
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)64no
    1,1-DIMETHYL HYDRAZINE63yes
    2-NITROPROPANE61yes
    O-TOLUIDINE51yes
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)22yes
    PYRIDINE22no
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE22yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE19yes
    CREOSOTES18no
    DIMETHYL SULFATE17yes
    DIMETHYLCARBAMOYL CHLORIDE16yes
    PROPANE SULTONE16yes
    URETHANE16yes
    HYDRAZINE15yes
    CHLOROMETHYL METHYL ETHER15yes
    METHYL HYDRAZINE15yes
    BENZYL CHLORIDE14yes
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE13no
    ACRYLAMIDE10yes
    N-NITROSOMETHYLVINYLAMINE10no
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS3yes
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS1yes
    2,4-DIAMINOTOLUENE.050yes
    (1,1'-BIPHENYL)-4,4'-DIAMINE, 3,3'-DIMETHYL-.010yes
    3,3'-DICHLOROBENZIDINE.010yes
    3,3'-DIMETHOXYBENZIDINE.010yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS3.381 grams (0.01 pounds)no