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

County: BEAVER
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 18%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    SULFURIC ACID2,149,444
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID678,214
    ZINC COMPOUNDS516,568
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS515,034
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID125,200
    STYRENE36,666
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS34,225
    GLYCOL ETHERS21,325
    NITRIC ACID20,551
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE18,099
    AMMONIA16,845
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS14,808
    LEAD COMPOUNDS11,998
    COPPER COMPOUNDS10,838
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS9,550
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS8,551
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)7,948
    TOLUENE6,196
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL6,129
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS5,859
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE4,495
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS4,393
    MANGANESE3,024
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL2,335
    COBALT COMPOUNDS2,279
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)2,255
    ACRYLAMIDE2,174
    NICKEL1,330
    CHROMIUM1,288
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE1,146
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,099
    LEAD905
    1,3-BUTADIENE765
    BUTYL ACRYLATE750
    CHLORINE713
    ACRYLIC ACID695
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS663
    ETHYLBENZENE595
    METHYL METHACRYLATE593
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE556
    ETHYL ACRYLATE529
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS505
    CUMENE500
    ACRYLONITRILE451
    BENZENE333
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)255
    FORMALDEHYDE255
    NAPHTHALENE255
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL250
    VINYL ACETATE232
    COPPER132
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS7
    CHLOROBENZENE5
    PHENOL5
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE5
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE5
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE5
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE5
    HEXACHLOROETHANE5
    BENZOYL PEROXIDE5
    1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE5
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE5
    METHYL ACRYLATE2
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE2
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.200
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE.002
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS 

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