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

County: NEW HAVEN
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 87%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS207,208
    DICHLOROMETHANE148,343
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE131,130
    METHANOL128,191
    TOLUENE110,044
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE72,715
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL68,135
    O-XYLENE65,243
    STYRENE57,714
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE42,592
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE35,600
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE31,500
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)29,336
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER21,373
    NAPHTHALENE16,772
    COPPER15,448
    FORMALDEHYDE13,380
    AMMONIA13,339
    METHYL METHACRYLATE11,100
    CHLOROETHANE10,087
    NITRIC ACID8,400
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID7,870
    ETHYLBENZENE7,727
    DIPHENYLAMINE7,444
    CREOSOTES7,388
    GLYCOL ETHERS5,843
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL4,798
    SULFURIC ACID4,300
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE3,954
    ZINC COMPOUNDS3,555
    ANILINE2,517
    BENZENE2,344
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,751
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1,586
    PHENOL1,583
    ACRYLONITRILE1,580
    FORMIC ACID1,541
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS1,366
    NICKEL1,359
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,294
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE1,237
    CYCLOHEXANE1,226
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE1,127
    PROPYLENE OXIDE1,084
    N-HEXANE1,005
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS750
    ETHYL ACRYLATE710
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS520
    COBALT517
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID500
    ETHYLENE OXIDE390
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS297
    CHROMIUM294
    CHLORINE257
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS250
    PROPARGITE157
    VANADIUM152
    PROPARGYL ALCOHOL142
    LEAD114
    ACRYLAMIDE107
    CYCLOHEXANOL77
    LEAD COMPOUNDS72
    P-CRESOL61
    DIISOCYANATES47
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS40
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE20
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE16
    MERCURY15
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE12
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS12
    MANGANESE10
    COBALT COMPOUNDS5
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE5
    2,2',6,6'-TETRABROMO-4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL2

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