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

County: RICHMOND
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 49%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS4,427,692
    AMMONIA1,824,628
    METHANOL790,935
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID366,385
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID260,836
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS214,334
    TOLUENE130,214
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS109,255
    SULFURIC ACID89,465
    ACETALDEHYDE66,069
    CYCLOHEXANE55,234
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)54,315
    CHLOROBENZENE52,252
    CYCLOHEXANOL37,212
    CHLOROMETHANE36,705
    ZINC COMPOUNDS30,837
    BENZENE30,685
    FORMALDEHYDE29,610
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE29,100
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS20,471
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE19,190
    STYRENE18,303
    PHENOL18,302
    ETHYLENE OXIDE8,519
    LEAD COMPOUNDS7,771
    DICHLOROMETHANE3,900
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE3,250
    NITRIC ACID1,597
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1,187
    N-HEXANE1,130
    FORMIC ACID1,065
    ETHYLBENZENE989
    MERCURY746
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS505
    CHROMIUM414
    CHLORINE387
    NICKEL311
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS306
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL275
    CATECHOL255
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL221
    MANGANESE170
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)155
    BUTYRALDEHYDE139
    CROTONALDEHYDE82
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS68
    PROPYLENE55
    COBALT47
    COPPER COMPOUNDS30
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE15
    LEAD1
    GLYCOL ETHERS1

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