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

County: KING
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 90%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    GLYCOL ETHERS309,964
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL264,966
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE86,960
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)69,776
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE59,736
    TOLUENE50,633
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID40,647
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE30,988
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE16,885
    STYRENE10,588
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE10,198
    ZINC COMPOUNDS9,870
    METHANOL6,876
    AMMONIA6,246
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL4,400
    N-HEXANE4,280
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE4,236
    DICHLOROMETHANE3,225
    ETHYLBENZENE3,019
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE3,014
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS1,245
    DIETHANOLAMINE1,165
    NAPHTHALENE1,142
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,121
    BENZENE1,091
    MANGANESE962
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS889
    CYCLOHEXANE786
    FORMALDEHYDE500
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)369
    COPPER COMPOUNDS366
    CHROMIUM310
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS287
    NICKEL250
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE150
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS112
    NITRIC ACID95
    LEAD86
    SULFURIC ACID63
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL57
    2,2',6,6'-TETRABROMO-4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL17
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS13
    DIISOCYANATES7
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS4
    COPPER3

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