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

County: YORK
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 115%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID5,005,654
    SULFURIC ACID645,922
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID602,303
    METHANOL298,167
    GLYCOL ETHERS111,515
    AMMONIA105,473
    CHLORINE102,097
    TOLUENE87,199
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE72,493
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)65,654
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS65,602
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS54,155
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE32,561
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE31,650
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE30,850
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL30,597
    METHYL METHACRYLATE29,763
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS28,447
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE27,124
    ZINC COMPOUNDS15,941
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS11,251
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE10,937
    STYRENE10,367
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL10,046
    FORMALDEHYDE7,467
    LEAD COMPOUNDS6,453
    ACETALDEHYDE6,293
    DICHLOROMETHANE6,045
    1,1,1-TRIFLUORO-2,2-DICHLOROETHANE4,752
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS4,605
    CHROMIUM2,640
    COPPER COMPOUNDS2,213
    NICKEL2,004
    N-HEXANE1,608
    COPPER1,587
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)1,492
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,311
    PHENOL1,254
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1,230
    LEAD1,194
    VINYL ACETATE872
    MANGANESE742
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE650
    ALUMINUM614
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS521
    ALLYL ALCOHOL500
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS396
    COBALT COMPOUNDS388
    ACRYLIC ACID255
    NITRIC ACID241
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS173
    MERCURY30
    PROPOXUR13
    DIISOCYANATES10
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS10
    DICHLORVOS5
    CATECHOL3
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.200

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