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

Facility: BETHLEHEM STEEL CORP. BU RNS HARBOR DIV., BURNS HARBOR, IN
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 71%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    AMMONIA568,900
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS397,700
    PHENOL138,750
    ZINC COMPOUNDS102,805
    BENZENE73,800
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS64,500
    METHANOL52,000
    LEAD COMPOUNDS46,400
    COPPER COMPOUNDS31,800
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS31,600
    PYRIDINE27,500
    NAPHTHALENE26,500
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS9,350
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID8,800
    ETHYLENE5,300
    PROPYLENE2,050
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,500
    TOLUENE1,000
    SODIUM NITRITE750
    STYRENE500
    DIBENZOFURAN255
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE250
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)250
    QUINOLINE250
    PHENANTHRENE250
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL250
    ANTHRACENE250
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)250
    SULFURIC ACID250
    1,3-BUTADIENE250
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS9
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS8
    ETHYLBENZENE5
    BIPHENYL5
    CARBONYL SULFIDE5

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