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

County: MERCER
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 25%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE172,838
    AMMONIA138,320
    ZINC COMPOUNDS121,297
    STYRENE97,878
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)26,111
    ZINC17,505
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL11,878
    METHANOL8,254
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID7,256
    NITRIC ACID7,021
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID6,132
    MANGANESE4,830
    DICHLOROMETHANE4,386
    TOLUENE3,546
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE2,464
    NICKEL2,259
    GLYCOL ETHERS2,244
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL2,235
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL1,968
    LEAD1,832
    N-HEXANE1,725
    CHROMIUM949
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE626
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE607
    BIS(2-CHLOROETHOXY)METHANE598
    COBALT590
    TRIETHYLAMINE418
    LEAD COMPOUNDS325
    COPPER257
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS255
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS221
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL146
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE139
    ETHYLBENZENE125
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS35
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1

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