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

County: JEFFERSON
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 42%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ZINC COMPOUNDS10,009,466
    ALUMINUM2,738,678
    LEAD COMPOUNDS2,301,697
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE1,316,000
    COPPER COMPOUNDS374,569
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE271,000
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID198,539
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID183,449
    COBALT COMPOUNDS166,425
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS135,971
    GLYCOL ETHERS103,192
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL73,220
    CHLORINE48,641
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS36,223
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE20,400
    SULFURIC ACID18,003
    LEAD14,668
    TRIETHYLAMINE10,320
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS9,559
    CHROMIUM6,954
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS6,829
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS5,922
    NICKEL5,767
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)5,226
    STYRENE3,700
    FORMALDEHYDE2,745
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS2,712
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS1,439
    COPPER1,425
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS655
    COBALT255
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL204
    ETHYLBENZENE187
    MANGANESE11
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS3
    CUMENE2

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