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

County: CATAWBA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 60%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID10,000,750
    TOLUENE1,605,971
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS1,326,966
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID800,000
    SULFURIC ACID660,250
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS337,340
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS235,610
    COPPER COMPOUNDS206,880
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS174,315
    ZINC COMPOUNDS164,482
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS153,720
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE143,888
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)112,940
    LEAD COMPOUNDS105,437
    COBALT COMPOUNDS73,660
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE68,000
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)54,063
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL49,228
    STYRENE47,767
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE45,000
    METHANOL36,968
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE25,063
    GLYCOL ETHERS19,071
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS11,246
    CHLORINE5,790
    AMMONIA5,014
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,056
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)692
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS304
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE302
    METHYL METHACRYLATE260
    DIISOCYANATES200
    LEAD7
    NICKEL5
    CHROMIUM5

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