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

County: CAPE GIRARDEAU
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 305%.
  • See a list of facilities contributing to this release category.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    AMMONIA173,170
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID36,700
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE22,298
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS16,250
    LEAD COMPOUNDS14,155
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS11,000
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS2,150
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,950
    OZONE1,735
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE500
    STYRENE500
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)500
    TOLUENE500
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE500
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL500
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)255
    METHANOL250
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS195
    LEAD12
    BENZENE10
    ETHYLBENZENE10
    PHENOL10
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)10
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS.175

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