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

County: KANKAKEE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 33%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    GLYCOL ETHERS181,310
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL175,179
    VINYL ACETATE61,135
    TOLUENE49,382
    N-HEXANE25,812
    ACRYLIC ACID21,095
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE14,751
    METHANOL12,974
    AMMONIA12,799
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)11,297
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE11,253
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE8,163
    ZINC COMPOUNDS5,580
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL4,382
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID4,038
    LEAD2,677
    ETHYLBENZENE2,404
    NITRIC ACID1,625
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE1,412
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE1,369
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,178
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS1,136
    STYRENE621
    BUTYL ACRYLATE526
    METHYL METHACRYLATE518
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL500
    CUMENE500
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE500
    NAPHTHALENE500
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE255
    FORMALDEHYDE255
    LITHIUM CARBONATE250
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS197
    COPPER COMPOUNDS125
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE45
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS42
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS11
    ANTIMONY2
    CADMIUM2
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS.289

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