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

County: LANCASTER
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 77%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    TOLUENE399,352
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)165,310
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)164,083
    GLYCOL ETHERS95,736
    FORMALDEHYDE75,336
    TRIETHYLAMINE65,042
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE51,636
    STYRENE45,828
    METHANOL42,206
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE33,911
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL29,960
    VINYL ACETATE29,522
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE24,075
    ZINC COMPOUNDS23,391
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL16,411
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID15,600
    ETHYLBENZENE15,131
    DICHLOROMETHANE5,811
    COPPER5,177
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE4,446
    PHENOL4,286
    LEAD COMPOUNDS4,238
    NICOTINE AND SALTS3,592
    AMMONIA3,100
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE2,780
    MANGANESE2,194
    CHLORINE1,401
    LEAD1,101
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE1,092
    COPPER COMPOUNDS651
    N-HEXANE613
    CHROMIUM540
    NICKEL520
    BENZENE357
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS354
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE303
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE66
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS36
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS25
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE24
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS15
    DIISOCYANATES1
    MERCURY.106
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS.060

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