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

County: TAZEWELL
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 13%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID350,063
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID210,000
    AMMONIA98,422
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)30,630
    SULFURIC ACID26,005
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS25,000
    GLYCOL ETHERS22,651
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS18,976
    METHANOL14,100
    SODIUM NITRITE9,100
    ZINC COMPOUNDS3,102
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS1,581
    CYCLOHEXANE1,327
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,288
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE1,138
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,125
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS930
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL902
    LEAD880
    COPPER COMPOUNDS716
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS624
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS498
    MANGANESE370
    COPPER23
    N-HEXANE15
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL6

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