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

County: DANE
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 20%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE418,542
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID220,333
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE158,100
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE80,700
    MANGANESE69,505
    GLYCOL ETHERS44,072
    SULFURIC ACID43,000
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID28,000
    AMMONIA20,848
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL20,154
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)18,806
    TOLUENE12,327
    N-HEXANE12,070
    ACETONITRILE11,672
    METHANOL11,114
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE8,167
    CHLORINE2,898
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE1,903
    ZINC1,827
    DICHLOROMETHANE1,235
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,234
    METHYL METHACRYLATE844
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE811
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS733
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL628
    NICKEL391
    BENZENE343
    COPPER323
    LEAD COMPOUNDS253
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS251
    DIISOCYANATES228
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)147
    ETHYLBENZENE122
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE43
    ACRYLIC ACID21
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE17
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS11
    CHROMIUM5
    LEAD1
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS.250

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