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

Facility: USS CLAIRTON WORKS, CLAIRTON, PA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 71%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    AMMONIA599,280
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS300,000
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID210,000
    METHANOL120,018
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS94,050
    ETHYLENE63,000
    PHENOL44,139
    BENZENE41,303
    CARBON DISULFIDE34,920
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS21,740
    NAPHTHALENE17,224
    PROPYLENE8,300
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE5,302
    TOLUENE4,736
    ANTHRACENE2,330
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,020
    PHENANTHRENE948
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE520
    LEAD435
    STYRENE313
    DIBENZOFURAN285
    BIPHENYL87
    ETHYLBENZENE72
    ACETONITRILE61
    MERCURY17

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