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

County: JEFFERSON
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 92%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ACETONITRILE2,803,960
    AMMONIA2,770,515
    ACRYLAMIDE1,393,275
    METHANOL855,139
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS503,980
    ACETALDEHYDE316,482
    ACRYLONITRILE246,298
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)138,169
    METHYL METHACRYLATE107,804
    HYDROQUINONE85,028
    SULFURIC ACID66,650
    ALLYL ALCOHOL42,115
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE32,381
    ETHYLBENZENE32,088
    PROPYLENE27,958
    TOLUENE22,942
    STYRENE17,033
    PYRIDINE16,467
    GLYCOL ETHERS16,400
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL12,800
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL9,469
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS9,395
    COBALT COMPOUNDS6,772
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL5,902
    CHROMIUM5,143
    NICKEL3,261
    METHACRYLONITRILE2,489
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE2,307
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE1,798
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,708
    MANGANESE1,665
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER1,116
    ZINC850
    N-HEXANE747
    PROPYLENE OXIDE320
    1,3-BUTADIENE280
    BENZENE263
    TRIETHYLAMINE250
    NAPHTHALENE250
    ZINC COMPOUNDS217
    COPPER96
    SODIUM NITRITE26
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS5
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE5
    DINITROBUTYL PHENOL5
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE5
    HYDRAZINE5
    LEAD5
    ACROLEIN2
    LEAD COMPOUNDS2
    ACRYLIC ACID2
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS1
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN.200
    O-TOLUIDINE.050
    ANILINE.025

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