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

County: HAMILTON
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 44%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID5,643,347
    SULFURIC ACID761,174
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID382,366
    GLYCOL ETHERS142,223
    METHANOL117,815
    ACETALDEHYDE108,469
    CHLOROMETHANE93,015
    STYRENE91,361
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS87,847
    AMMONIA84,777
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE58,600
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)44,172
    FORMALDEHYDE42,488
    FORMIC ACID34,467
    TOLUENE33,367
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE30,481
    PHENOL28,064
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL26,169
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS26,095
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS25,274
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL25,090
    NITRIC ACID25,020
    PROPIONALDEHYDE20,437
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS17,584
    ACRYLONITRILE16,723
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE16,354
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS15,913
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS14,983
    VINYL ACETATE10,130
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE9,300
    DICHLOROMETHANE8,064
    ETHYLBENZENE6,929
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE6,330
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL5,936
    1,3-BUTADIENE4,274
    BIPHENYL3,404
    COBALT COMPOUNDS3,297
    ZINC COMPOUNDS3,290
    N-HEXANE3,230
    LEAD COMPOUNDS2,767
    MANGANESE2,558
    ZINC2,506
    NICKEL2,311
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE2,083
    CHROMIUM2,019
    TRIETHYLAMINE1,700
    CUMENE1,500
    CHLORINE1,457
    ACETONITRILE1,343
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,242
    COPPER1,202
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE1,200
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE1,072
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,010
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)1,002
    CHLOROFORM903
    COBALT765
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS724
    BENZENE633
    CHLOROETHANE563
    SODIUM NITRITE502
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER486
    METHYL METHACRYLATE438
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS389
    LEAD387
    POLYCHLORINATED ALKANES (C10-C13)231
    BUTYL ACRYLATE152
    3-IODO-2-PROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATE110
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE85
    2-MERCAPTOBENZOTHIAZOLE71
    OZONE70
    CYCLOHEXANE59
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER55
    SACCHARIN49
    NAPHTHALENE45
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE27
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE24
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE20
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE8
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS3
    3,3'-DICHLOROBENZIDINE DIHYDROCHLORIDE1

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