POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases (Pounds from TRI Sources)

County: SHELBY
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 4751%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID5,132,678
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS2,329,865
    SULFURIC ACID1,113,249
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID690,023
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS536,079
    COPPER COMPOUNDS340,190
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS269,200
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS229,893
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)221,252
    ZINC COMPOUNDS210,321
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS189,286
    LEAD COMPOUNDS147,436
    COBALT COMPOUNDS95,882
    CREOSOTES45,492
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS14,635
    LEAD8,111
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE2,622
    METHANOL2,611
    CHLOROFORM2,582
    DICHLOROMETHANE2,452
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE1,851
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,216
    NAPHTHALENE580
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE500
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL500
    TOLUENE500
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE500
    N-HEXANE500
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)500
    GLYCOL ETHERS500
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE255
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL250
    MERCURY122
    COPPER76
    CHROMIUM53
    NICKEL35
    MANGANESE11
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS7
    CHLORINE3

    Note: See Dioxin Compounds Summary for the contribution of dioxins to this release or waste management category (in grams).