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

County: MCHENRY
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 82%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE40,593
    TOLUENE20,376
    DICHLOROMETHANE18,473
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE18,152
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL12,364
    STYRENE10,324
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE7,709
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE7,373
    VINYL ACETATE4,279
    NITRIC ACID4,005
    AMMONIA3,829
    METHYL METHACRYLATE3,095
    BUTYL ACRYLATE2,849
    ACRYLIC ACID2,277
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)2,103
    METHYL ACRYLATE1,581
    N-HEXANE1,155
    METHYL ISOTHIOCYANATE1,055
    COBALT755
    ZINC COMPOUNDS711
    MANGANESE681
    NICKEL673
    METHANOL500
    FORMALDEHYDE500
    COPPER COMPOUNDS500
    ACRYLONITRILE380
    ETHYLBENZENE377
    DIISOCYANATES312
    CHROMIUM241
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL227
    COPPER148
    ETHYL ACRYLATE108
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE37
    CHLOROMETHANE27
    LEAD COMPOUNDS23
    LEAD11
    GLYCOL ETHERS10
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE3
    TOLUENE-2,6-DIISOCYANATE1

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