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

County: NEW CASTLE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 35%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,923,870
    SULFURIC ACID632,539
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS223,908
    GLYCOL ETHERS217,401
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)174,354
    CARBONYL SULFIDE163,350
    VINYL CHLORIDE139,657
    VINYL ACETATE115,180
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS91,523
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL87,902
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID85,373
    METHANOL77,325
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE72,310
    N-HEXANE66,643
    AMMONIA63,519
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE59,524
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)56,000
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS53,464
    PHENOL47,052
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS39,341
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE28,000
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER24,907
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE23,213
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE22,244
    TOLUENE21,681
    ETHYLBENZENE17,900
    COPPER COMPOUNDS16,324
    ZINC COMPOUNDS15,432
    CYCLOHEXANE14,816
    SODIUM NITRITE14,400
    BENZENE10,650
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS7,535
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE5,300
    STYRENE4,962
    PROPYLENE4,600
    LEAD COMPOUNDS3,612
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS3,300
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE3,300
    DICHLOROMETHANE2,757
    CHLORINE2,444
    COBALT COMPOUNDS1,834
    MERCURY1,095
    DIETHANOLAMINE891
    PHOSGENE806
    1,3-BUTADIENE770
    NAPHTHALENE720
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS580
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL550
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL446
    CHLOROFORM223
    BORON TRIFLUORIDE215
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS214
    ETHYLENE142
    CUMENE141
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE124
    BIPHENYL123
    BARIUM110
    FORMIC ACID89
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE53
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS49
    ANILINE41
    NITRIC ACID39
    CARBON DISULFIDE33
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE28
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)27
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)24
    P-CHLOROANILINE17
    PENTACHLOROBENZENE16
    LEAD5
    DIISOCYANATES4
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE3
    PHENANTHRENE2
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE2
    4,4'-METHYLENEBIS(2-CHLOROANILINE)2
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS.300
    OCTACHLOROSTYRENE.200

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