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

County: RAMSEY
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 89%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)308,830
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL220,435
    GLYCOL ETHERS208,663
    TOLUENE192,813
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE100,145
    METHANOL79,041
    N-HEXANE78,678
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE68,340
    ETHYLBENZENE63,430
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE49,650
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE34,621
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID21,016
    STYRENE9,977
    ZINC COMPOUNDS6,678
    PHENOL6,200
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID6,105
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS5,045
    COPPER4,641
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS3,648
    FORMALDEHYDE1,710
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,046
    LEAD COMPOUNDS903
    NITRIC ACID820
    METHYL METHACRYLATE788
    DICHLOROMETHANE531
    LEAD420
    AMMONIA255
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS250
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS238
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE143
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS102
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS93
    BENZENE41
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL17
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE14
    MANGANESE12
    CHLORINE10
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL9
    CHROMIUM7
    NICKEL5
    DIISOCYANATES2
    VINYL ACETATE1
    CYCLOHEXANE1
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS.760
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.100

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