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

County: FAIRFIELD
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 86%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    TOLUENE301,551
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID293,296
    DICHLOROMETHANE136,632
    METHYL METHACRYLATE48,000
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS17,026
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER14,981
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE12,499
    METHANOL7,933
    SULFURIC ACID7,100
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE6,747
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE4,928
    NITRIC ACID3,622
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE2,817
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE2,464
    DICHLOROTETRAFLUOROETHANE (CFC-114)2,464
    AMMONIA2,314
    N-HEXANE2,048
    BENZENE1,244
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL982
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)974
    ZINC COMPOUNDS739
    LEAD COMPOUNDS536
    ACRYLIC ACID510
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS505
    ZINC500
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER454
    COPPER397
    CARBON DISULFIDE302
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)274
    PHENOL229
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID209
    DIMETHYLAMINE176
    ETHYLBENZENE157
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE156
    NITROBENZENE109
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL71
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE58
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE55
    NAPHTHALENE52
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS38
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS30
    CYCLOHEXANE25
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS23
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS22
    COPPER COMPOUNDS22
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS15
    GLYCOL ETHERS9
    LEAD8
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS5
    BARIUM3
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE2
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.050

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