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

County: CHATHAM
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 196%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,500,858
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID328,302
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL260,006
    FORMALDEHYDE250,160
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS131,604
    METHANOL128,062
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS45,554
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS35,327
    ZINC COMPOUNDS31,920
    SULFURIC ACID30,000
    COPPER COMPOUNDS28,481
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS23,793
    NICKEL19,301
    LEAD COMPOUNDS12,639
    GLYCOL ETHERS5,195
    BIPHENYL4,115
    PHENOL2,040
    NAPHTHALENE1,500
    AMMONIA835
    PHENANTHRENE500
    DIBENZOFURAN500
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS313
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)250
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS152
    MANGANESE99
    ANTHRACENE10
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS7
    DIISOCYANATES2
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE1

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