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

County: ASSUMPTION
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 173%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ETHYLENE20,957
    ZINC COMPOUNDS15,000
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)12,000
    METHANOL10,048
    TOLUENE9,220
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE8,011
    DICHLOROMETHANE548
    PROPYLENE392
    BENZENE373
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE132
    CHLOROFORM82
    CHLORINE72
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL42
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE13
    ETHYLBENZENE8

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