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

County: MUHLENBERG
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 742443%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    SULFURIC ACID3,689,225
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,239,805
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS708,763
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS513,527
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID285,665
    ZINC COMPOUNDS268,324
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS151,228
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS146,307
    LEAD COMPOUNDS106,115
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)85,805
    COPPER COMPOUNDS64,805
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS59,855
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS59,000
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS15,755
    COBALT COMPOUNDS13,260
    NITRIC ACID8,300
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS7,255
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS876
    AMMONIA505
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE500
    N-HEXANE500
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS56
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.300

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