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

Facility: PREMCOR REFINING GROUP INC. MEMPHIS REFY., MEMPHIS, TN
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 21%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)17,850
    TOLUENE10,950
    N-HEXANE10,700
    PROPYLENE8,500
    ETHYLENE7,200
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE3,800
    BENZENE3,605
    CYCLOHEXANE2,950
    ETHYLBENZENE2,355
    NAPHTHALENE1,450
    PHENOL1,260
    CUMENE500
    1,3-BUTADIENE500
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)260
    METHANOL255
    SULFURIC ACID250
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS225
    LEAD120
    MERCURY30
    GLYCOL ETHERS10
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID10
    COBALT COMPOUNDS5
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS5
    CHLORINE5
    VANADIUM5
    BARIUM5
    NICKEL5
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE5
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE5
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL5

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