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

County: WAUKESHA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 65%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    GLYCOL ETHERS155,114
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE65,794
    TOLUENE53,153
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)47,620
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE37,481
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL27,025
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE23,997
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE21,583
    STYRENE20,413
    CHLOROBENZENE16,007
    AMMONIA9,948
    ETHYLBENZENE7,910
    PROPYLENE6,299
    METHANOL5,781
    COPPER2,980
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE2,049
    CHROMIUM1,918
    NICKEL1,662
    PHENOL1,347
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,182
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,108
    NITRIC ACID1,016
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,000
    NAPHTHALENE869
    MANGANESE617
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE500
    ZINC260
    SULFURIC ACID255
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID255
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS165
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS68
    DIISOCYANATES18
    LEAD14
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS14
    N-HEXANE11
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL10
    CYCLOHEXANE10
    BENZOYL PEROXIDE10
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE10
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE10
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE10
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE10
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS10
    ALUMINUM5
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS2

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