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

County: MONTGOMERY
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 77%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE466,719
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE252,879
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS101,641
    VINYL CHLORIDE97,100
    AMMONIA67,335
    DICHLOROMETHANE40,793
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE39,000
    METHANOL31,146
    SULFURIC ACID26,711
    VINYL ACETATE25,000
    GLYCOL ETHERS21,819
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE17,752
    NITRIC ACID14,091
    STYRENE11,231
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID9,980
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)9,287
    ACETALDEHYDE7,800
    FORMALDEHYDE5,118
    ACETONITRILE3,312
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID2,331
    TOLUENE1,819
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER1,311
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1,306
    MANGANESE963
    CHROMIUM755
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL659
    BENZENE599
    ETHYLBENZENE516
    NICKEL503
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS503
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS320
    COPPER COMPOUNDS265
    SILVER COMPOUNDS250
    CUMENE242
    NAPHTHALENE163
    LEAD COMPOUNDS92
    ALUMINUM60
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS37
    ZINC COMPOUNDS22
    ACETOPHENONE20
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS17
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS13
    N-HEXANE12
    PROPARGYL ALCOHOL10
    O-TOLUIDINE10
    COPPER7
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS4
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)2
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE2
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS1
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.004

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