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

County: ROWAN
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 13%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,100,000
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID159,143
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS142,280
    SULFURIC ACID91,000
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)70,441
    TOLUENE55,683
    ACETALDEHYDE51,738
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS38,226
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL34,037
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL33,760
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS29,506
    COPPER COMPOUNDS24,188
    AMMONIA22,466
    ETHYLBENZENE21,592
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS20,130
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE16,912
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE15,829
    LEAD COMPOUNDS11,655
    GLYCOL ETHERS10,742
    STYRENE7,614
    BIPHENYL6,896
    ALLYL CHLORIDE4,626
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE4,355
    1,4-DIOXANE4,243
    METHANOL3,078
    CYCLOHEXANE2,217
    NAPHTHALENE1,870
    FORMALDEHYDE1,593
    ACRYLONITRILE1,277
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE698
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE578
    N-HEXANE578
    ACRYLAMIDE380
    CYCLOHEXANOL255
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE253
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE250
    DIETHANOLAMINE250
    CHLORINE250
    ACRYLIC ACID226
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS164
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS116
    ETHYLENE OXIDE76
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE49
    ZINC COMPOUNDS49
    MANGANESE5
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE5
    DIISOCYANATES5
    NICKEL5
    CHROMIUM5
    DIETHYL SULFATE5
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE.001

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