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

Facility: DU PONT CHAMBERS WORKS, DEEPWATER, NJ
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 110%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS2,650,000
    MONOCHLOROPENTAFLUOROETHANE354,070
    ZINC COMPOUNDS73,013
    AMMONIA45,408
    CHLOROMETHANE30,264
    CYCLOHEXANE17,003
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE14,152
    SODIUM NITRITE13,624
    COPPER COMPOUNDS13,227
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE12,167
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE9,851
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE9,111
    ETHYLENE8,787
    FREON 1138,599
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)8,261
    P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE7,502
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE7,160
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL6,710
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL4,956
    M-DINITROBENZENE4,508
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS4,393
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS4,322
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE3,998
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID3,891
    2,4,5-TRICHLOROPHENOL3,828
    SULFURIC ACID3,825
    TRIETHYLAMINE3,663
    NITRIC ACID3,476
    METHANOL3,399
    M-PHENYLENEDIAMINE3,372
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE3,184
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE3,141
    GLYCOL ETHERS3,132
    PHENOL3,034
    TOLUENE2,681
    ACETONITRILE2,460
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS2,416
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL2,079
    NITROBENZENE1,718
    ANILINE1,454
    FORMALDEHYDE1,352
    PENDIMETHALIN1,278
    PHOSGENE1,277
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE1,229
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,211
    PROPIONALDEHYDE883
    2,4-DINITROPHENOL849
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS796
    LEAD COMPOUNDS683
    ALLYL ALCOHOL657
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)591
    BENZENE582
    O-DINITROBENZENE576
    ACETALDEHYDE416
    FORMIC ACID390
    ETHYLBENZENE340
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS332
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE326
    URETHANE308
    ETHYLENE OXIDE308
    4-NITROPHENOL293
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID286
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE258
    CHLOROBENZENE251
    P-DINITROBENZENE218
    BENZYL CHLORIDE165
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE154
    DIMETHYLCARBAMOYL CHLORIDE102
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE100
    CHLORDANE82
    CARBON DISULFIDE80
    2,4-D77
    CHLORINE21
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE20
    HEPTACHLOR3
    DIETHANOLAMINE2

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