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

County: PLAQUEMINES
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 93%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    SULFURIC ACID355,175
    PROPYLENE43,500
    ETHYLENE41,100
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)35,170
    BENZENE32,123
    AMMONIA26,752
    TOLUENE20,388
    METHANOL12,298
    N-HEXANE9,469
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE6,547
    ETHYLBENZENE6,255
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL4,125
    ZINC COMPOUNDS2,518
    ZINC2,204
    CYCLOHEXANE2,182
    FORMIC ACID1,437
    PHENOL909
    NAPHTHALENE823
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL548
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE548
    1,3-BUTADIENE371
    COBALT COMPOUNDS160
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS145
    BIPHENYL86
    LEAD COMPOUNDS65
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS61
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE47
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS44
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS40
    DIETHANOLAMINE31
    DIPHENYLAMINE30
    CUMENE26
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE1

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