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

County: SCHUYLKILL
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 15%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS730,267
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID321,736
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS254,471
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS87,819
    LEAD COMPOUNDS87,392
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS82,839
    ZINC COMPOUNDS50,859
    COPPER COMPOUNDS46,509
    OZONE30,884
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)17,796
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID14,318
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS12,930
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE7,168
    DICHLOROMETHANE6,887
    SULFURIC ACID4,700
    STYRENE4,327
    CHLOROETHANE3,061
    CHLOROMETHANE2,647
    AMMONIA1,000
    CHROMIUM830
    ALUMINUM750
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE467
    NICKEL380
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS364
    MANGANESE284
    COPPER264
    ACETONITRILE255
    BORON TRICHLORIDE250
    LEAD61
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS13
    NITRIC ACID10
    FLUORINE1
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.300

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