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

County: FAIRBANKS NORTH STAR
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 18025%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,329,751
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS742,650
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS474,277
    COPPER COMPOUNDS446,380
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS331,184
    BARIUM137,000
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS100,319
    AMMONIA94,710
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID84,747
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS78,116
    MANGANESE47,095
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS41,943
    ZINC COMPOUNDS31,705
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS29,911
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)29,402
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID29,000
    SULFURIC ACID23,917
    COPPER16,850
    LEAD13,351
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE12,477
    TOLUENE8,605
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)7,364
    BENZENE6,815
    N-HEXANE5,950
    CYCLOHEXANE4,070
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE2,334
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS2,130
    ETHYLBENZENE1,797
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS960
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE213
    MERCURY17

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