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

County: JEFFERSON
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 2396%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID17,504,090
    SULFURIC ACID1,860,000
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID1,242,560
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS518,520
    ZINC COMPOUNDS204,066
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS202,001
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS197,728
    COPPER COMPOUNDS133,096
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS102,229
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS92,388
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)60,910
    LEAD COMPOUNDS51,396
    COBALT COMPOUNDS42,125
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS38,866
    SODIUM NITRITE22,400
    NITRIC ACID1,739
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,377
    ETHYLENE590
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS510
    BENZENE102
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS10
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.300

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