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

County: WAYNE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 34%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID4,541,997
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)908,502
    GLYCOL ETHERS614,667
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL553,293
    SULFURIC ACID355,492
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE348,633
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID300,020
    AMMONIA200,950
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE193,305
    ZINC COMPOUNDS187,104
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS172,867
    ETHYLBENZENE166,641
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE132,991
    TOLUENE130,566
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE120,634
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)110,873
    ZINC110,178
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL106,824
    ETHYLENE95,564
    PROPYLENE73,800
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE69,895
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS64,209
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS60,270
    METHANOL52,464
    NAPHTHALENE52,128
    LEAD COMPOUNDS51,361
    BENZENE48,990
    N-HEXANE47,813
    COPPER COMPOUNDS39,546
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE38,881
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS38,019
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS35,864
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL32,652
    DICHLOROMETHANE28,570
    VINYL ACETATE28,412
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS26,136
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS25,406
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL23,000
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS20,639
    TRIETHYLAMINE19,847
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS18,567
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE16,863
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS15,718
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS11,912
    DIBENZOFURAN11,572
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)11,309
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER10,326
    CYCLOHEXANE10,305
    CUMENE8,407
    BUTYRALDEHYDE7,790
    PHENOL7,709
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE7,304
    CREOSOTES6,456
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS5,729
    COPPER5,660
    ANTHRACENE5,061
    DIETHANOLAMINE4,586
    CAMPHECHLOR4,413
    FORMALDEHYDE3,123
    NICKEL2,989
    DIMETHYLAMINE2,896
    QUINOLINE2,840
    PHENANTHRENE2,547
    CHLORINE2,473
    SODIUM NITRITE2,180
    STYRENE2,155
    ALUMINUM2,079
    MANGANESE1,957
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE1,927
    BIPHENYL1,844
    URETHANE1,271
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)1,199
    COBALT COMPOUNDS1,069
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS901
    NITRIC ACID841
    PROPYLENE OXIDE779
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE754
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE633
    TRICHLORFON505
    LEAD459
    CHLORDANE441
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)384
    ACRYLONITRILE369
    ETHYLENE OXIDE364
    MERCURY328
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE250
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE250
    BUTYL ACRYLATE250
    ACETONITRILE250
    CHLOROFORM250
    METHYL METHACRYLATE250
    HEXACHLOROETHANE250
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE250
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE250
    DIISOCYANATES224
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE212
    1,3-BUTADIENE162
    CHROMIUM113
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)111
    ANTIMONY79
    POLYCHLORINATED ALKANES (C10-C13)65
    VANADIUM53
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE50
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE27
    VINYL CHLORIDE5
    ACROLEIN5
    UNKNOWN5
    SODIUM DICAMBA3
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL2

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