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

County: ASCENSION
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 80%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    AMMONIA10,753,947
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS3,760,798
    SODIUM NITRITE2,100,004
    METHANOL1,508,148
    ETHYLENE636,988
    N-HEXANE584,520
    ANILINE513,497
    CHLOROBENZENE455,933
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE287,232
    NITROBENZENE225,646
    TOLUENE196,459
    SULFURIC ACID186,015
    PROPYLENE184,883
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE164,257
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL158,138
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID150,586
    PHENOL141,760
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE139,178
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE132,605
    HYDRAZINE SULFATE132,293
    NITRIC ACID100,448
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANE96,389
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE67,662
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE58,468
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE58,464
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID56,540
    LEAD COMPOUNDS44,557
    BENZENE35,068
    1,1,1-TRIFLUORO-2,2-DICHLOROETHANE34,756
    FORMALDEHYDE29,601
    DIPHENYLAMINE25,844
    DICHLOROMETHANE24,936
    CHLOROFORM24,164
    CHLORINE23,034
    ACETALDEHYDE19,220
    2-MERCAPTOBENZOTHIAZOLE15,904
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE15,863
    ETHYLENE OXIDE15,569
    FORMIC ACID14,280
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE13,843
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE10,169
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE8,404
    DINITROTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)8,361
    1,3-BUTADIENE8,274
    DICHLOROTETRAFLUOROETHANE (CFC-114)8,026
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL6,701
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1-TRIFLUOROETHANE6,353
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)5,932
    ZINC COMPOUNDS5,090
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE4,629
    CHLOROMETHANE4,619
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS4,581
    O-TOLUIDINE4,180
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)4,130
    ACETONITRILE4,100
    FREON 1133,977
    1,2-DICHLORO-1,1,2-TRIFLUOROETHANE3,861
    GLYCOL ETHERS3,633
    1-CHLORO-1,1,2,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE3,613
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE3,520
    CHLOROETHANE2,983
    P-CRESOL2,664
    COBALT COMPOUNDS2,342
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE2,130
    CARBON DISULFIDE2,102
    COPPER COMPOUNDS2,073
    VINYL CHLORIDE2,054
    MONOCHLOROPENTAFLUOROETHANE2,003
    ETHYLBENZENE1,718
    STYRENE1,296
    DIISOCYANATES1,214
    LEAD1,131
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE937
    DINITROBUTYL PHENOL836
    PROPYLENE OXIDE694
    VINYL ACETATE543
    NICKEL535
    NAPHTHALENE530
    CHLOROTRIFLUOROMETHANE509
    1,1-DIMETHYL HYDRAZINE348
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE299
    HEXACHLORO-1,3-BUTADIENE171
    CHROMIUM149
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS147
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)140
    SILVER97
    HEXACHLOROETHANE91
    1,2-BUTYLENE OXIDE78
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS55
    1,1,1,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE40
    PENTACHLOROETHANE27
    PHOSGENE24
    HYDRAZINE20
    UNKNOWN17
    ACRYLONITRILE16
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE13
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE7
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE2
    PROPARGYL ALCOHOL2

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