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 64%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    AMMONIA109,969
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE44,591
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL39,650
    STYRENE38,675
    GLYCOL ETHERS24,772
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE8,405
    METHYL METHACRYLATE2,215
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)510
    ZINC COMPOUNDS250
    TOLUENE179
    CHROMIUM134
    NICKEL94
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE10
    COPPER5
    MANGANESE5
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID5
    COBALT5
    DIISOCYANATES5
    LEAD COMPOUNDS.160

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