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

County: MUSCATINE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 8%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID941,188
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS784,850
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID314,500
    METHANOL170,203
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS142,081
    CYCLOHEXANE128,580
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE116,369
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)59,892
    ZINC COMPOUNDS47,385
    SULFURIC ACID32,000
    AMMONIA31,557
    COPPER COMPOUNDS29,402
    LEAD COMPOUNDS28,520
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS25,750
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS19,953
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)17,716
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS17,000
    STYRENE10,884
    FORMALDEHYDE9,800
    CHLORINE9,310
    TRIETHYLAMINE8,937
    FORMIC ACID4,400
    2,3-DICHLOROPROPENE3,570
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL3,391
    CHLOROBENZENE3,200
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE2,890
    TOLUENE2,761
    CHLOROMETHANE2,200
    CHLOROETHANE2,100
    ETHYLENE1,300
    ATRAZINE638
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL569
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS483
    PROPACHLOR324
    CUMENE146
    COPPER132
    CHROMIUM104
    MERCURY102
    NAPHTHALENE101
    NICKEL84
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL47
    GLYCOL ETHERS30
    ETHYLENE OXIDE20
    ACRYLONITRILE20
    PROPYLENE OXIDE20
    ALACHLOR17
    ANILINE10

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