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

Facility: EQUISTAR CHEMICALS L.P., ALVIN, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 68%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ETHYLENE99,935
    BENZENE88,500
    PROPYLENE79,544
    1,3-BUTADIENE29,568
    N-HEXANE17,419
    TOLUENE13,622
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER8,632
    CUMENE4,674
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)2,950
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE1,598
    ETHYLBENZENE1,597
    STYRENE1,552
    METHANOL1,534
    NAPHTHALENE840
    CYCLOHEXANE101
    CHLORINE100
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS13
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.430

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