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

County: MONTGOMERY
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 30%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    GLYCOL ETHERS184,100
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL159,800
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID73,385
    STYRENE69,418
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)36,778
    AMMONIA26,855
    N-HEXANE24,897
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE11,078
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE6,339
    ETHYLENE OXIDE5,726
    METHANOL4,670
    PROPYLENE OXIDE4,494
    ZINC COMPOUNDS4,189
    ETHYLBENZENE3,600
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE3,500
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE3,490
    TOLUENE2,592
    1,2-BUTYLENE OXIDE1,209
    DIMETHYLAMINE944
    CYCLOHEXANE763
    CUMENE550
    ACRYLONITRILE480
    FORMALDEHYDE285
    ZINC210
    PHENOL163
    SULFURIC ACID109
    DIETHANOLAMINE40
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS30
    LEAD COMPOUNDS25
    COPPER COMPOUNDS20
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS20
    NICKEL19
    CHROMIUM4
    UNKNOWN.030

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