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

County: COLUMBIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 69%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    METHANOL198,768
    2,2',6,6'-TETRABROMO-4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL139,400
    AMMONIA100,476
    BROMINE100,352
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE71,062
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE47,000
    TOLUENE46,243
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL41,700
    CHLORINE35,551
    O-XYLENE28,863
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE17,119
    DICHLOROMETHANE13,170
    NITRIC ACID10,950
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE9,300
    ZINC COMPOUNDS7,253
    BENZENE6,280
    1,4-DIOXANE5,500
    DIMETHYLAMINE4,200
    METHYLENE BROMIDE2,804
    METHYL BROMIDE1,630
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE1,161
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1,140
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE1,000
    PHENOL880
    2,4-DIAMINOTOLUENE850
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS255
    COPPER COMPOUNDS160
    LEAD COMPOUNDS29
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS10
    CHROMIUM10
    LEAD8

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