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

Facility: CYTEC INDS. INC. FORTIER PLANT, WESTWEGO, LA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 92%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ACETONITRILE2,803,960
    AMMONIA2,770,515
    ACRYLAMIDE1,393,275
    METHANOL841,105
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS503,980
    ACETALDEHYDE316,482
    ACRYLONITRILE246,293
    METHYL METHACRYLATE107,804
    HYDROQUINONE85,028
    SULFURIC ACID66,650
    ALLYL ALCOHOL42,115
    PROPYLENE27,704
    PYRIDINE16,467
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS9,390
    COBALT COMPOUNDS6,772
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL5,902
    TOLUENE3,483
    METHACRYLONITRILE2,489
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE1,798
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,653
    SODIUM NITRITE26
    ACROLEIN2
    ACRYLIC ACID2

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