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

County: ERIE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 52%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    DICHLOROMETHANE723,407
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID357,750
    STYRENE141,630
    SULFURIC ACID99,250
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE51,600
    AMMONIA49,779
    GLYCOL ETHERS35,526
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID26,005
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL25,486
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)18,600
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL13,500
    TOLUENE13,100
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE9,850
    COPPER8,211
    COPPER COMPOUNDS4,873
    NITRIC ACID3,625
    BENZENE2,898
    MANGANESE2,356
    NICKEL2,159
    LEAD1,969
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,106
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,005
    NAPHTHALENE1,002
    CHROMIUM870
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS759
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS755
    ZINC COMPOUNDS750
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS505
    ETHYLENE OXIDE500
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS500
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS466
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)388
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS250
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS23
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS10
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL6
    ZINC5
    FORMALDEHYDE5
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE1

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