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

County: MERCER
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 276%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID2,200,005
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID95,005
    SULFURIC ACID84,005
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE18,494
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)7,685
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE6,963
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER4,123
    AMMONIA3,902
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE2,433
    ETHYLBENZENE2,421
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL2,278
    COPPER COMPOUNDS2,055
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,505
    TOLUENE1,374
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS1,000
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS750
    N-HEXANE673
    GLYCOL ETHERS609
    NAPHTHALENE554
    BENZENE241
    LEAD COMPOUNDS216
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS184
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS131
    PENTACHLOROBENZENE30
    DIISOCYANATES1
    COPPER1
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.100

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