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

Facility: STERLING CHEMICALS INC., TEXAS CITY, TX
From 1988 to 2002, releases of suspected respiratory toxicants to air have decreased 94%.
Chemical Name Air Releases
(Pounds from TRI sources)
Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
by the Clean Air Act
STYRENE37,144yes
BENZENE21,465yes
O-XYLENE11,048yes
PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE10,166yes
ACRYLONITRILE9,437yes
ETHYLBENZENE7,704yes
TOLUENE4,298yes
N-HEXANE4,167yes
AMMONIA3,993no
MALEIC ANHYDRIDE2,629yes
METHANOL1,866yes
PROPYLENE864no
HYDROGEN CYANIDE661yes
ETHYLENE388no
HYDROCHLORIC ACID325yes
METHYL IODIDE72yes
DINITROBUTYL PHENOL56no
ACETONITRILE46yes
FORMALDEHYDE33yes
BIPHENYL18yes
NAPHTHALENE9yes
PHENOL5yes
STYRENE OXIDE5yes