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

County: KAY
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 54%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    SULFURIC ACID173,065
    PROPYLENE126,090
    AMMONIA77,978
    TOLUENE61,640
    ETHYLENE58,575
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS58,205
    GLYCOL ETHERS57,444
    N-HEXANE52,449
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)39,775
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE37,620
    BENZENE31,423
    CYCLOHEXANE24,744
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER16,079
    CARBON DISULFIDE12,696
    CUMENE11,148
    ETHYLBENZENE11,083
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE6,834
    CARBONYL SULFIDE6,268
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS1,876
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID1,873
    NAPHTHALENE1,442
    BIPHENYL1,090
    1,3-BUTADIENE1,086
    CHROMIUM755
    NICKEL755
    METHANOL728
    LEAD COMPOUNDS714
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS629
    PHENOL532
    MANGANESE388
    COBALT COMPOUNDS264
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE262
    COPPER250
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS202
    ZINC COMPOUNDS199
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE189
    PHENANTHRENE176
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE149
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE128
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS72
    STYRENE26
    LEAD12

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