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

County: SOMERSET
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 70%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    AMMONIA23,787
    DICHLOROMETHANE13,063
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE8,943
    METHANOL6,246
    NITRIC ACID5,494
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS5,475
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)3,417
    ZINC COMPOUNDS3,028
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,968
    TOLUENE1,727
    VINYL ACETATE1,378
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE1,310
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,097
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE1,045
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1,044
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE1,013
    ACETONITRILE995
    STYRENE833
    ETHYLBENZENE702
    NAPHTHALENE544
    METHYL METHACRYLATE509
    ETHYL ACRYLATE492
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID460
    ACRYLONITRILE341
    BUTYL ACRYLATE302
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL283
    COBALT COMPOUNDS280
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL255
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE164
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL120
    N-HEXANE108
    GLYCOL ETHERS101
    FORMALDEHYDE81
    CHLOROFORM69
    ANTIMONY50
    NICKEL40
    COPPER COMPOUNDS10
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE4
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE2
    PYRIDINE1
    ACRYLIC ACID1
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE.900
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS.090
    LEAD 
    MERCURY 
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE 

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