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

County: RICHLAND
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 68%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID75,705
    STYRENE49,538
    SULFURIC ACID38,505
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS6,376
    ZINC COMPOUNDS2,967
    PHENOL2,819
    TOLUENE2,126
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1,465
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,356
    ZINC1,103
    MANGANESE345
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS296
    COPPER183
    LEAD COMPOUNDS102
    NICKEL47
    COPPER COMPOUNDS38
    CHROMIUM31
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS29
    MERCURY14
    LEAD.694

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