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

County: CARTER
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 3%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS155,816
    N-HEXANE43,169
    TOLUENE41,844
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)39,573
    AMMONIA38,647
    SULFURIC ACID28,926
    STYRENE27,596
    BENZENE25,098
    ETHYLENE21,761
    PROPYLENE20,240
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE12,390
    CYCLOHEXANE7,231
    ETHYLBENZENE6,230
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID3,000
    ZINC COMPOUNDS2,350
    CUMENE1,875
    NAPHTHALENE1,333
    PHENOL1,205
    NICKEL833
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS705
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS337
    LEAD COMPOUNDS55
    COBALT COMPOUNDS32
    LEAD30
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS6

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