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

County: JEFFERSON
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 27%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS7,623,821
    AMMONIA2,656,518
    N-HEXANE2,242,352
    ACETONITRILE1,870,542
    ETHYLENE1,724,539
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE1,219,542
    PROPYLENE1,175,121
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS1,055,753
    TOLUENE902,059
    SULFURIC ACID778,488
    STYRENE458,273
    1,3-BUTADIENE448,545
    PYRIDINE356,842
    ACRYLONITRILE329,890
    METHANOL327,938
    BENZENE297,667
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)178,490
    CHLORINE132,991
    CYCLOHEXANE112,915
    ACETALDEHYDE109,221
    ANILINE105,098
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL98,219
    ALLYL ALCOHOL82,451
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID78,524
    SODIUM NITRITE69,383
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER61,533
    ETHYLENE OXIDE61,406
    ETHYLBENZENE57,349
    CHLOROPHENOLS54,500
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE50,363
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE44,450
    DICAMBA34,505
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE34,395
    NITROBENZENE27,399
    ACRYLAMIDE24,424
    ACROLEIN22,763
    DIETHANOLAMINE17,571
    FORMALDEHYDE17,082
    METHACRYLONITRILE15,791
    NAPHTHALENE15,133
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE15,000
    SODIUM DICAMBA14,100
    CUMENE14,065
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL12,582
    2,4-DICHLOROPHENOL12,255
    P-CRESOL12,129
    PROPYLENE OXIDE11,868
    METHYL METHACRYLATE11,749
    PHENOL11,067
    CHLOROFORM10,176
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE8,905
    ZINC COMPOUNDS6,179
    DIMETHYLAMINE5,817
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID5,070
    BORON TRIFLUORIDE4,011
    M-CRESOL3,843
    ACRYLIC ACID3,403
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS2,552
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE2,113
    CHLOROMETHANE2,105
    P-XYLENE2,086
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL1,830
    VINYL ACETATE1,599
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN1,544
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,534
    PROPIONALDEHYDE1,453
    COPPER1,240
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,210
    GLYCOL ETHERS1,132
    FORMIC ACID979
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)961
    LEAD COMPOUNDS953
    CARBON DISULFIDE771
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS750
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE587
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER529
    2,4-D510
    DIMETHYLAMINE DICAMBA505
    FREON 113466
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS464
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS448
    LEAD383
    2-METHYLLACTONITRILE339
    DICHLOROMETHANE289
    CHLOROETHANE287
    CHLOROBENZENE204
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE199
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS182
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)177
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE168
    CHLORDANE133
    PHENANTHRENE105
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE77
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER72
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)64
    1,1-DIMETHYL HYDRAZINE63
    2-NITROPROPANE61
    O-TOLUIDINE51
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE38
    DICHLOROBENZENE (MIXED ISOMERS)31
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE30
    PARALDEHYDE29
    HEPTACHLOR29
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE27
    CAMPHECHLOR23
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)22
    ETHYL ACRYLATE19
    MALONONITRILE19
    CREOSOTES18
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)17
    DIMETHYL SULFATE17
    ALLYL CHLORIDE17
    N,N-DIMETHYLANILINE16
    DIMETHYLCARBAMOYL CHLORIDE16
    METHYL CHLOROCARBONATE16
    URETHANE16
    TRANS-1,4-DICHLORO-2-BUTENE16
    PROPANE SULTONE16
    HYDRAZINE15
    CHLOROMETHYL METHYL ETHER15
    PROPARGYL ALCOHOL15
    QUINONE15
    METHYL HYDRAZINE15
    BENZYL CHLORIDE14
    CROTONALDEHYDE14
    METHYL ISOCYANATE13
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE13
    CHROMIUM13
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE13
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE12
    HYDROQUINONE11
    N-NITROSOMETHYLVINYLAMINE10
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE8
    MANGANESE5
    3,3'-DICHLOROBENZIDINE5
    BENZIDINE5
    PENTACHLOROBENZENE2
    MERCURY2
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS1
    DIISOCYANATES1
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL1
    BARIUM1
    ANTHRACENE1
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE.360
    2,4-DIAMINOTOLUENE.050
    3,3'-DIMETHOXYBENZIDINE.010
    (1,1'-BIPHENYL)-4,4'-DIAMINE, 3,3'-DIMETHYL-.010

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