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

County: POTTAWATTAMIE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 289%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS920,220
    N-HEXANE748,841
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID270,000
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID260,000
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS171,700
    ZINC COMPOUNDS40,780
    COPPER COMPOUNDS39,020
    SULFURIC ACID34,000
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS32,990
    LEAD COMPOUNDS31,500
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)23,400
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS22,920
    AMMONIA9,125
    METHANOL3,326
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)2,463
    LEAD1,353
    TOLUENE743
    CYCLOHEXANE725
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE628
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS383
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)331
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL257
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE209
    ETHYLBENZENE188
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE96
    GLYCOL ETHERS63
    DICHLOROMETHANE48
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE42
    CUMENE40
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE37
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL7
    MANGANESE6
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE5
    NAPHTHALENE3
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE2
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE2
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS.400

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