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

County: BERKS
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 26%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,323,026
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS1,129,969
    GLYCOL ETHERS230,038
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID190,957
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE159,651
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE94,656
    SULFURIC ACID75,110
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE68,526
    TOLUENE39,250
    COPPER28,554
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)20,866
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS19,375
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS15,186
    DIETHANOLAMINE12,876
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL11,537
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE9,531
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE8,686
    LEAD6,870
    STYRENE6,297
    ETHYLBENZENE6,287
    AMMONIA6,192
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL5,719
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS4,654
    BENZENE4,001
    NITRIC ACID3,679
    N-HEXANE3,356
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE3,140
    CHROMIUM2,992
    DICHLOROMETHANE2,516
    COPPER COMPOUNDS2,208
    ZINC COMPOUNDS2,151
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,936
    METHANOL1,438
    PHENOL1,080
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE1,076
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER976
    FORMIC ACID951
    MANGANESE750
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS500
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE479
    COBALT COMPOUNDS431
    CUMENE390
    ANTIMONY357
    ARSENIC209
    ZINC146
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS72
    MERCURY62
    CYCLOHEXANE58
    NICKEL23
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS21
    FORMALDEHYDE21
    NAPHTHALENE12
    1-(3-CHLOROALLYL)-3,5,7-TRIAZA-1-AZONIAADAMANTANE CHLORIDE10
    BERYLLIUM10
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL5
    DIISOCYANATES5
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS3
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS2
    BARIUM1
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.364

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