POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Air Releases of Suspected Respiratory Toxicants

Facility: VALERO REFINING CO. N.J., PAULSBORO, NJ
From 1988 to 2002, releases of suspected respiratory toxicants to air have increased 135%.
Chemical Name Air Releases
(Pounds from TRI sources)
Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
by the Clean Air Act
SULFURIC ACID80,000no
METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER30,280yes
XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)25,508yes
TOLUENE13,893yes
N-HEXANE13,522yes
BENZENE6,651yes
AMMONIA5,163no
METHANOL3,295yes
ETHYLBENZENE2,310yes
NAPHTHALENE1,557yes
1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE740no
PROPYLENE701no
ETHYLENE600no
HYDROFLUORIC ACID250yes
POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS130no
ZINC COMPOUNDS15no
1,3-BUTADIENE10yes
TETRACHLOROETHYLENE5yes