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

County: COLUMBUS
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 19%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    METHANOL2,358,712
    AMMONIA256,128
    SULFURIC ACID212,832
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS177,544
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID108,861
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)85,071
    ACETALDEHYDE82,743
    ZINC COMPOUNDS51,737
    FORMALDEHYDE44,661
    CHLOROMETHANE29,257
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE24,522
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS16,758
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE15,550
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE15,397
    TOLUENE12,658
    PHENOL7,789
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS5,180
    LEAD COMPOUNDS5,030
    CHLORINE1,667
    N-HEXANE670
    FORMIC ACID604
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS383
    CATECHOL126
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS38
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE13
    ANILINE11
    ACRYLAMIDE10
    NICKEL5
    CHROMIUM5
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE3

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