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

County: MACON
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 999%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    N-HEXANE2,508,334
    ACETALDEHYDE412,622
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID330,994
    SULFURIC ACID271,146
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS223,642
    PHENOL218,130
    AMMONIA197,879
    METHANOL154,487
    FORMALDEHYDE44,356
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID32,844
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE27,151
    NAPHTHALENE24,700
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE13,787
    ZINC13,308
    LEAD12,433
    GLYCOL ETHERS10,882
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE10,609
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS2,355
    OZONE1,825
    COPPER1,744
    NITRIC ACID1,736
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,706
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,677
    BENZENE1,304
    MANGANESE1,067
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL982
    TOLUENE656
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS652
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE633
    ACROLEIN470
    NICKEL424
    CYCLOHEXANE407
    LEAD COMPOUNDS396
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS336
    ETHYLENE OXIDE312
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS301
    COPPER COMPOUNDS272
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS250
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS135
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)128
    COBALT COMPOUNDS119
    SELENIUM113
    BARIUM55
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS34
    MERCURY13

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