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

County: LAKE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total air releases have decreased 82%.
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    HYDROCHLORIC ACID561,69195,356
    SULFURIC ACID206,250260
    N-HEXANE126,51437,634
    ETHYLENE119,0002,108,900
    PROPYLENE92,740321,770
    PROPIONALDEHYDE90,863 
    AMMONIA89,11477,143
    CARBONYL SULFIDE83,000 
    ZINC COMPOUNDS77,910114,966
    ACETALDEHYDE63,155 
    NAPHTHALENE57,3415,705
    METHANOL55,69125,116
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID52,000 
    BENZENE47,13520,434
    TOLUENE28,11968,184
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)26,20834,229
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS25,75126,376
    PHENOL24,45011,702
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER14,969371
    LEAD COMPOUNDS14,8732,839
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE5,8519,207
    CHLORINE4,9202,055
    ETHYLBENZENE4,2675,521
    PHENANTHRENE4,190950
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL4,085450
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE3,9051,863
    CYCLOHEXANE3,4488,091
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE2,6001,200
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS2,357624
    PROPYLENE OXIDE2,3368,178
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE2,330800
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS2,228111
    GLYCOL ETHERS1,82012,720
    ALUMINUM1,5554,402
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,370179
    ANTHRACENE1,189630
    COPPER COMPOUNDS862364
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS8441
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS8411,148
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS749400
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS570100
    O-CRESOL530270
    STYRENE52670
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE461 
    DIBENZOFURAN420 
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)35541
    CUMENE3551,550
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS334109
    PERCHLOROMETHYL MERCAPTAN250250
    POLYCHLORINATED ALKANES (C10-C13)2505
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE250250
    CARBON DISULFIDE250252
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE250230
    CHLOROFORM2505
    FORMALDEHYDE1103
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS1064
    LEAD612
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE57590
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS5219
    FORMIC ACID504
    BROMINE4124
    1,3-BUTADIENE3510,120
    MERCURY24.050
    1,1,1,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE55
    DICHLOROMETHANE55
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL55
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL5511
    2-MERCAPTOBENZOTHIAZOLE55
    DIETHANOLAMINE510
    PYRIDINE530
    CHLOROBENZENE55
    ACETONITRILE55
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE55
    BIPHENYL2350
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS14,900
    CAMPHECHLOR.290.260
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE 5
    ZINC 250
    MANGANESE 21
    SODIUM NITRITE 10
    CHROMIUM 9
    NICKEL 3
    BUTYL ACRYLATE 70

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