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

County: BURLINGTON
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 90%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    STYRENE122,184
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS63,914
    LEAD COMPOUNDS42,537
    COPPER42,000
    VINYL ACETATE25,119
    AMMONIA22,500
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE15,921
    VINYL CHLORIDE11,016
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE10,000
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL8,454
    TOLUENE8,344
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE3,868
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS3,132
    GLYCOL ETHERS2,310
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,819
    ALUMINUM1,607
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS1,152
    ETHYLBENZENE500
    METHANOL500
    CREOSOTES487
    LEAD409
    NAPHTHALENE260
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS260
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE255
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE255
    O-XYLENE164
    PROPYLENEIMINE55
    MERCURY49
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL30
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS30
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS29
    ZINC COMPOUNDS19
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN15
    COPPER COMPOUNDS15
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS10
    NICKEL9
    DIISOCYANATES7
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL5
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE2
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS1
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE1
    DIGLYCIDYL RESORCINOL ETHER (DGRE)1
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.003

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