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

Facility: MERCK & CO. INC., RAHWAY, NJ
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 83%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    DICHLOROMETHANE28,867
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE17,890
    METHANOL10,212
    ACETONITRILE8,186
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID8,054
    TOLUENE2,332
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER1,980
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1,289
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE1,100
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL995
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE224
    OZONE110
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE28
    CHLOROBENZENE8

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