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

County: GLOUCESTER
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 61%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    AMMONIA279,843
    SULFURIC ACID178,235
    CUMENE101,932
    SODIUM NITRITE93,078
    TOLUENE86,085
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER86,028
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS77,689
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)64,512
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID58,109
    CHLOROETHANE43,902
    PROPYLENE32,664
    N-HEXANE32,250
    BENZENE30,709
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL27,945
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE24,625
    ETHYLENE14,229
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS13,063
    METHANOL12,853
    ETHYLBENZENE11,590
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE10,179
    CYCLOHEXANE8,960
    1,1,1-TRIFLUORO-2,2-DICHLOROETHANE6,601
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS5,968
    ZINC COMPOUNDS4,781
    TRIETHYLAMINE4,600
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE4,499
    1,3-BUTADIENE4,139
    BENZYL CHLORIDE3,470
    NAPHTHALENE2,945
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL2,748
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID2,486
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE2,330
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE2,196
    CHLORINE1,972
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,077
    PHENOL1,052
    PROPYLENE OXIDE650
    NITRIC ACID565
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS561
    PERACETIC ACID354
    BENZAL CHLORIDE211
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE208
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS199
    DICHLOROMETHANE187
    LEAD COMPOUNDS182
    ACETOPHENONE133
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE95
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE94
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS23
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL21
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE10
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE8
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE8
    LEAD6
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE5

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