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

County: EAST BATON ROUGE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 35%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS1,577,872
    N-HEXANE834,572
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE704,944
    METHANOL634,369
    ETHYLENE581,438
    VINYL ACETATE432,024
    AMMONIA312,213
    SULFURIC ACID292,891
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID287,341
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE233,594
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS228,848
    TOLUENE176,141
    FREON 113162,805
    STYRENE153,327
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)142,202
    PROPYLENE137,651
    CHLOROMETHANE129,415
    1,2-DICHLORO-1,1,2-TRIFLUOROETHANE107,686
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE103,924
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE98,206
    ZINC COMPOUNDS84,087
    BENZENE81,064
    LEAD COMPOUNDS72,996
    ACETALDEHYDE67,594
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER63,497
    1,3-BUTADIENE60,737
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE51,301
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE50,000
    DICHLOROTETRAFLUOROETHANE (CFC-114)48,664
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE47,213
    ETHYLBENZENE37,184
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS35,551
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS35,118
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS33,661
    CYCLOHEXANE33,281
    FORMALDEHYDE30,249
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE29,877
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE27,936
    GLYCOL ETHERS25,938
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL25,889
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE25,853
    PHENOL25,844
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE24,900
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE24,263
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE24,001
    NAPHTHALENE23,837
    CHLOROTRIFLUOROMETHANE17,265
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE14,892
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID14,388
    CHLORINE14,238
    MONOCHLOROPENTAFLUOROETHANE13,688
    CARBONYL SULFIDE13,174
    1,1,1-TRIFLUORO-2,2-DICHLOROETHANE12,412
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE11,815
    VINYL CHLORIDE10,590
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL10,327
    ACETONITRILE9,189
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)6,630
    CHLOROFORM6,137
    ACRYLONITRILE5,493
    1,4-DIOXANE5,189
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE4,620
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE3,922
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS3,841
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE3,528
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS3,520
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL3,138
    CARBON DISULFIDE2,779
    DICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE2,619
    CUMENE2,290
    O-XYLENE2,039
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE1,693
    COBALT COMPOUNDS1,605
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)1,569
    ACRYLIC ACID1,477
    CATECHOL1,106
    HYDROQUINONE1,015
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE1,010
    METHYL ACRYLATE1,009
    BUTYL ACRYLATE827
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE808
    BROMINE758
    DICHLOROMETHANE576
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER545
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL470
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER308
    LEAD195
    FORMIC ACID131
    ANTHRACENE120
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS113
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE104
    ZINC95
    PHENANTHRENE94
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS87
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE77
    4,6-DINITRO-O-CRESOL62
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE50
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANE36
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE30
    1,2-DICHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE30
    TRIETHYLAMINE23
    CHLOROETHANE22
    2-NITROPHENOL17
    PERMETHRIN10
    2-CHLOR-1,3-BUTADIENE4
    ALLYL CHLORIDE3
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE2
    ETHYL ACRYLATE2
    DIPHENYLAMINE2
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)1
    BENZOYL CHLORIDE1
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE.513
    MERCURY.384
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.187
    SODIUM NITRITE.100

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