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

Facility: GE PLASTICS MT. VERNON INC., MOUNT VERNON, IN
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 78%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID460,250
    DICHLOROMETHANE378,950
    TOLUENE125,250
    CUMENE125,005
    SULFURIC ACID110,000
    METHANOL105,700
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID53,000
    PHENOL51,250
    CARBONYL SULFIDE40,000
    ETHYLBENZENE38,450
    TRIETHYLAMINE28,350
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE28,000
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS27,000
    P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE23,250
    CARBON DISULFIDE23,000
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL19,650
    AMMONIA12,550
    SODIUM NITRITE12,000
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL6,205
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE5,700
    ACETALDEHYDE5,150
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE4,700
    GLYCOL ETHERS3,200
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS2,655
    ACETOPHENONE1,955
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL1,850
    M-PHENYLENEDIAMINE1,405
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,005
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE1,000
    CHLORINE505
    ZINC COMPOUNDS505
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS500
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE250
    LEAD COMPOUNDS129
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS54
    2,2',6,6'-TETRABROMO-4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL13
    PHOSGENE5

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