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

County: ELK
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 11%.
  • See a list of facilities contributing to this release category.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID295,062
    METHANOL128,215
    AMMONIA100,435
    SULFURIC ACID97,980
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS42,066
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE31,860
    ACETALDEHYDE31,003
    TOLUENE10,672
    FORMALDEHYDE3,788
    ZINC COMPOUNDS3,661
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS3,176
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS2,793
    COPPER2,543
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE2,150
    LEAD982
    ALUMINUM750
    CHLORINE333
    NICKEL284
    CHROMIUM265
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS31
    CATECHOL20
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE20
    SILVER9
    MANGANESE6
    ZINC5
    LEAD COMPOUNDS4

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