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

County: HENNEPIN
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 88%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    TOLUENE181,174
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE158,977
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)90,393
    STYRENE77,626
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE45,304
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID35,414
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE24,642
    N-HEXANE22,000
    GLYCOL ETHERS18,908
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE17,457
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE16,300
    SULFURIC ACID15,662
    COPPER12,751
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID11,005
    FREON 11310,695
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE6,658
    NITRIC ACID4,522
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS4,300
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL4,145
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE3,393
    1,4-DIOXANE2,440
    ETHYLBENZENE2,267
    ZINC COMPOUNDS2,222
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,640
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS1,551
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL1,395
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE1,301
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,010
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS920
    METHANOL854
    LEAD675
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS630
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE576
    M-XYLENE516
    SODIUM DIMETHYLDITHIOCARBAMATE500
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE500
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE498
    NICKEL325
    AMMONIA295
    FORMALDEHYDE255
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS222
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS104
    MANGANESE72
    CHROMIUM13
    METHYL METHACRYLATE6
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS4
    ETHYLENE OXIDE3
    NAPHTHALENE3
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.090

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