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

County: LA SALLE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 33%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    STYRENE552,886
    METHYL METHACRYLATE149,255
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS123,000
    ACRYLONITRILE95,650
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID84,148
    AMMONIA78,973
    SULFURIC ACID70,780
    1,3-BUTADIENE54,005
    DICHLOROMETHANE47,430
    CUMENE41,010
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)17,763
    TOLUENE13,045
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS12,131
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE4,776
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS2,546
    GLYCOL ETHERS2,472
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,263
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL1,227
    ETHYLENE750
    LEAD COMPOUNDS632
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS518
    ZINC500
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)500
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE405
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS260
    NICKEL250
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS185
    MERCURY139
    COPPER COMPOUNDS128
    LEAD88
    2,2',6,6'-TETRABROMO-4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL41
    CHROMIUM20
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS18

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