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

County: SALEM
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 110%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS2,650,000
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID513,026
    MONOCHLOROPENTAFLUOROETHANE354,070
    ZINC COMPOUNDS74,106
    AMMONIA71,935
    CHLOROMETHANE30,264
    VINYL CHLORIDE19,543
    CYCLOHEXANE17,003
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)16,209
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE14,152
    SODIUM NITRITE13,624
    COPPER COMPOUNDS13,227
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE12,667
    METHANOL12,513
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE9,851
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE9,111
    ETHYLENE8,787
    TOLUENE8,717
    FREON 1138,599
    P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE7,502
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE7,160
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL6,710
    SULFURIC ACID6,222
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL4,956
    M-DINITROBENZENE4,508
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS4,429
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS4,322
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE3,998
    2,4,5-TRICHLOROPHENOL3,828
    TRIETHYLAMINE3,663
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE3,641
    NITRIC ACID3,476
    M-PHENYLENEDIAMINE3,372
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE3,184
    GLYCOL ETHERS3,137
    PHENOL3,034
    FORMALDEHYDE2,853
    ACETONITRILE2,460
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS2,416
    ETHYLBENZENE2,104
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL2,079
    NITROBENZENE1,718
    FORMIC ACID1,590
    ANILINE1,454
    PENDIMETHALIN1,278
    PHOSGENE1,277
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE1,229
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,211
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS915
    PROPIONALDEHYDE883
    2,4-DINITROPHENOL849
    LEAD COMPOUNDS731
    ALLYL ALCOHOL657
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)591
    BENZENE582
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID581
    O-DINITROBENZENE576
    DICHLOROMETHANE556
    ALLYL CHLORIDE425
    ACETALDEHYDE416
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS380
    ACRYLIC ACID336
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE326
    URETHANE308
    ETHYLENE OXIDE308
    4-NITROPHENOL293
    METHYL METHACRYLATE286
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE258
    CHLOROBENZENE251
    BUTYL ACRYLATE250
    ETHYL ACRYLATE250
    STYRENE250
    ACRYLONITRILE250
    P-DINITROBENZENE218
    BENZYL CHLORIDE165
    METHYL ACRYLATE163
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE154
    DIMETHYLCARBAMOYL CHLORIDE102
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE100
    CHLORDANE82
    CARBON DISULFIDE80
    2,4-D77
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS76
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS33
    CHLORINE21
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE20
    PENTOBARBITAL SODIUM17
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE5
    ACRYLAMIDE5
    HEPTACHLOR3
    DIETHANOLAMINE2

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