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

County: DEKALB
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 72%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ALUMINUM31,364
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL17,938
    TOLUENE11,424
    METHANOL6,255
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE1,416
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,226
    N-HEXANE953
    COPPER COMPOUNDS891
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS750
    ZINC COMPOUNDS738
    PHENOL602
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE513
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS377
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE335
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS260
    ETHYLBENZENE174
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)87
    FORMALDEHYDE82
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS5
    LEAD COMPOUNDS4
    LEAD.617

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