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

County: LAWRENCE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 516%.
  • See a list of facilities contributing to this release category.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,087,260
    SULFURIC ACID507,854
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS466,394
    STYRENE169,709
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID102,660
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS82,206
    ZINC COMPOUNDS55,207
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS39,481
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)32,071
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS27,956
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS24,846
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS23,703
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE20,400
    LEAD COMPOUNDS13,439
    GLYCOL ETHERS10,280
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE5,933
    ZINC5,528
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)4,060
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL3,782
    TOLUENE2,206
    LEAD1,504
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,210
    CHROMIUM808
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE713
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS540
    NITRIC ACID505
    COPPER COMPOUNDS270
    PROPYLENE240
    NICKEL236
    ALUMINUM202
    MERCURY163
    COPPER20
    AMMONIA10
    MANGANESE10
    COBALT COMPOUNDS2

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