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

County: PENOBSCOT
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 67%.
  • See a list of facilities contributing to this release category.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    METHANOL635,766
    SULFURIC ACID214,197
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS129,880
    AMMONIA108,870
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS51,405
    ACETALDEHYDE24,810
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE14,456
    TOLUENE12,504
    CHLORINE8,347
    FORMALDEHYDE5,959
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL5,625
    PHENOL2,320
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS2,200
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,269
    FORMIC ACID1,178
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)994
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE629
    ETHYLBENZENE227
    CATECHOL88
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS79
    CHROMIUM30
    MANGANESE15
    COPPER9
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE4
    NICKEL2

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