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

Facility: AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWERBIG SANDY PLANT, LOUISA, KY
  • From 1998 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 20%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID4,700,000
    SULFURIC ACID330,000
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS283,907
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID280,000
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS115,770
    COPPER COMPOUNDS79,934
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS79,860
    ZINC COMPOUNDS76,480
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS59,535
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS52,734
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)38,341
    LEAD COMPOUNDS31,857
    COBALT COMPOUNDS23,784
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS476
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS2
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.100

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