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

Facility: USS GARY WORKS, GARY, IN
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 8%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ZINC COMPOUNDS5,384,763
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS3,045,005
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS2,900,000
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID433,000
    LEAD COMPOUNDS158,810
    AMMONIA145,861
    PHENANTHRENE114,203
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS103,543
    NAPHTHALENE89,876
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS61,770
    ETHYLENE52,900
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS50,770
    BENZENE49,657
    ANTHRACENE49,381
    COPPER COMPOUNDS47,830
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE36,460
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS32,325
    N-HEXANE24,000
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS23,700
    METHANOL22,000
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS20,230
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS19,201
    PHENOL16,147
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS15,690
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)8,784
    SULFURIC ACID7,000
    TOLUENE6,357
    PROPYLENE6,200
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)5,070
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE3,800
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE3,747
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS1,110
    O-CRESOL800
    DIBENZOFURAN420
    ETHYLBENZENE282
    STYRENE232
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS154
    PYRIDINE25
    CARBON DISULFIDE2

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