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

County: MISSISSIPPI
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 82%.
  • See a list of facilities contributing to this release category.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    CARBON DISULFIDE1,415,155
    AMMONIA1,111,450
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS91,200
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)58,923
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE50,650
    GLYCOL ETHERS47,500
    ETHYLBENZENE38,050
    ZINC COMPOUNDS30,146
    TOLUENE15,650
    METHYL METHACRYLATE11,359
    METHANOL10,555
    STYRENE8,000
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS7,310
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID3,028
    METHYL ACRYLATE2,421
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,804
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,069
    CHLORINE1,005
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS982
    DIETHANOLAMINE755
    NITRIC ACID370
    MANGANESE304
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS181
    FORMALDEHYDE74
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS33
    COPPER15
    NICKEL13
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS10
    CHROMIUM10
    CAPTAN5
    CHLOROTHALONIL5
    ATRAZINE5
    SIMAZINE5
    DIURON5
    LEAD3

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