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

County: BERKELEY
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 126%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID4,349,973
    SULFURIC ACID835,306
    CARBONYL SULFIDE830,005
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID496,485
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS471,923
    METHANOL384,881
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS340,832
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE189,000
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS187,565
    ZINC COMPOUNDS155,759
    COPPER COMPOUNDS107,895
    AMMONIA103,044
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS95,531
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS85,992
    FORMALDEHYDE62,141
    P-XYLENE58,000
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)54,548
    METHYL BROMIDE44,600
    LEAD COMPOUNDS35,113
    COBALT COMPOUNDS32,393
    TOLUENE31,435
    BENZENE26,150
    DICHLOROMETHANE21,698
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS21,398
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS16,521
    ACETALDEHYDE15,299
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE14,299
    GLYCOL ETHERS14,161
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS12,954
    LEAD9,127
    PHENOL8,493
    ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE7,170
    BIPHENYL6,623
    1,4-DIOXANE6,347
    ALUMINUM3,995
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE2,810
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,999
    DIETHANOLAMINE1,459
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,198
    ANILINE1,142
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,108
    MANGANESE950
    NICKEL913
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS820
    BENZOYL CHLORIDE805
    SODIUM NITRITE637
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE627
    CHLOROMETHANE590
    COPPER585
    CHLORINE566
    P-CHLOROANILINE502
    FORMIC ACID170
    DIISOCYANATES68
    3,3'-DIMETHOXYBENZIDINE DIHYDROCHLORIDE54
    VANADIUM45

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