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

County: ST. CHARLES
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 93%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    FORMALDEHYDE4,755,640
    FORMIC ACID2,510,446
    PROPYLENE765,408
    ETHYLENE674,762
    AMMONIA591,973
    N-HEXANE576,902
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS337,905
    TOLUENE254,841
    SULFURIC ACID173,118
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL157,492
    METHANOL155,868
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE114,450
    CHLOROMETHANE92,192
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)79,152
    BENZENE70,408
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER70,375
    CYCLOHEXANE68,909
    CHLORINE68,721
    1,3-BUTADIENE57,608
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID53,165
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE50,138
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN41,925
    TRIETHYLAMINE23,100
    ALLYL ALCOHOL20,907
    ACETALDEHYDE20,206
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE19,197
    ETHYLENE OXIDE19,115
    ACETONITRILE17,100
    ETHYLBENZENE16,781
    NAPHTHALENE15,867
    1,4-DIOXANE13,291
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL11,790
    ALLYL CHLORIDE10,994
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL10,886
    ACRYLIC ACID9,610
    BUTYRALDEHYDE8,260
    METHYL ACRYLATE6,280
    DIETHANOLAMINE6,038
    ETHYL ACRYLATE5,993
    CARBON DISULFIDE5,780
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)5,340
    GLYCOL ETHERS5,277
    STYRENE5,223
    PERACETIC ACID4,817
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE3,936
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE3,917
    COPPER3,220
    HYDROQUINONE3,195
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS2,609
    ACROLEIN2,529
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER2,450
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)2,419
    BUTYL ACRYLATE2,220
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE2,103
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS2,000
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,742
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,712
    CHLOROBENZENE1,335
    FENBUTATIN OXIDE1,235
    1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE1,129
    CHLOROFORM979
    NITRILOTRIACETIC ACID880
    VINYL CHLORIDE810
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE774
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS689
    ANTIMONY689
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS665
    4-NITROPHENOL581
    LEAD COMPOUNDS535
    ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE494
    BIPHENYL351
    CHLOROETHANE311
    BENZOYL CHLORIDE311
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS310
    CUMENE275
    PROPIONALDEHYDE255
    PHENOL207
    ANTHRACENE188
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE170
    CHLOROACETIC ACID98
    2,3-DICHLOROPROPENE79
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE55
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE54
    COBALT COMPOUNDS54
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS53
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL42
    PHOSPHORUS (YELLOW OR WHITE)40
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS31
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS22
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE22
    MERCURY12
    COPPER COMPOUNDS12
    DIISOCYANATES11
    PYRIDINE6
    PHENANTHRENE6
    OZONE3
    SILVER2
    LEAD2
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE1
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.422

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