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

County: KANAWHA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 11%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS2,713,459
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID2,702,904
    AMMONIA564,570
    SODIUM NITRITE275,025
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID160,191
    SULFURIC ACID152,529
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL84,920
    ETHYLENE62,041
    METHANOL60,302
    STYRENE39,107
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE35,692
    PROPYLENE33,122
    LEAD32,795
    GLYCOL ETHERS26,981
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE26,730
    N-HEXANE23,605
    VINYL ACETATE20,243
    CHLORINE19,399
    METHYL METHACRYLATE17,945
    DIETHANOLAMINE15,088
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE12,822
    BIPHENYL12,077
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)9,706
    PROPYLENE OXIDE8,777
    TOLUENE8,727
    DIMETHYLAMINE8,490
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE8,425
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL7,593
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE7,166
    NAPHTHALENE5,264
    FORMIC ACID5,200
    1,3-BUTADIENE4,921
    DICHLOROMETHANE4,890
    ETHYLENE OXIDE4,810
    TRIETHYLAMINE4,374
    CHLOROFORM4,083
    ZINC COMPOUNDS3,860
    ACETALDEHYDE3,128
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER2,682
    BENZYL CHLORIDE2,512
    ETHYLBENZENE2,108
    FORMALDEHYDE1,971
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1,900
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,871
    ALLYL ALCOHOL1,793
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,653
    PYRIDINE1,334
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,201
    CARBARYL615
    METHYL ISOCYANATE614
    1,4-DIOXANE532
    ANILINE523
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS520
    HYDROQUINONE500
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE438
    ACRYLIC ACID426
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS375
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS360
    CHLOROMETHANE325
    BENZENE308
    DIMETHYL SULFATE250
    ALDICARB211
    ACRYLONITRILE206
    ETHYL CHLOROFORMATE120
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS120
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS120
    THIODICARB119
    2-METHYLLACTONITRILE100
    PHOSGENE90
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE89
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)84
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)81
    MERCURY47
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE38
    ACETAMIDE26
    SILVER COMPOUNDS22
    SILVER15
    NITRIC ACID12
    DIISOCYANATES6
    MANGANESE5
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS1

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