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

County: UNION
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 31%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS1,500,000
    AMMONIA252,779
    PROPYLENE218,221
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)169,532
    TOLUENE124,235
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER95,446
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE81,361
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE61,429
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE48,675
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL47,154
    ETHYLENE43,178
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID40,619
    METHANOL37,691
    ETHYLBENZENE32,741
    DICHLOROMETHANE30,759
    N-HEXANE30,021
    BENZENE27,823
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE26,977
    SULFURIC ACID26,000
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE21,584
    CYCLOHEXANE18,405
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE17,890
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL12,666
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS10,001
    COPPER9,373
    VINYL ACETATE8,798
    ACETONITRILE8,489
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE7,276
    NITRIC ACID7,157
    GLYCOL ETHERS6,527
    ZINC COMPOUNDS5,849
    NAPHTHALENE5,383
    CUMENE5,287
    COPPER COMPOUNDS3,361
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL2,528
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL2,465
    CHLORINE2,325
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,824
    PHENOL1,399
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1,312
    LEAD1,170
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,135
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE529
    ANTIMONY516
    ALUMINUM312
    LEAD COMPOUNDS278
    METHYL METHACRYLATE259
    ZINC250
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS245
    1,3-BUTADIENE202
    OZONE110
    STYRENE100
    ETHYLENE OXIDE70
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS26
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE24
    P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE15
    DIISOCYANATES9
    CHLOROBENZENE8
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE5
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS2
    TRIBUTYLTIN METHACRYLATE1
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS1
    COBALT COMPOUNDS.250
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.190

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