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

County: FORT BEND
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 280%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS1,608,101
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID372,247
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID200,000
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS172,430
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS96,761
    COPPER COMPOUNDS55,730
    ZINC COMPOUNDS50,525
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS42,667
    N-HEXANE39,753
    GLYCOL ETHERS33,255
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS31,050
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS24,560
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL19,800
    LEAD COMPOUNDS16,920
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE15,409
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)13,205
    SULFURIC ACID11,000
    COBALT COMPOUNDS9,320
    STYRENE4,000
    METHANOL3,808
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,296
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)507
    PROPYLENE OXIDE318
    ETHYLENE OXIDE308
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE255
    NITRIC ACID255
    ETHYLBENZENE234
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE175
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN105
    LEAD91
    NAPHTHALENE49
    FORMALDEHYDE46
    TOLUENE29
    MANGANESE15
    NICKEL15
    AMMONIA15
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE13
    COPPER10
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS7
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE7
    CHROMIUM5
    VINYL ACETATE4
    PROPARGYL ALCOHOL3
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.300

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