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

Facility: EQUISTAR CHEMICALS L.P., CHANNELVIEW, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 13%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ETHYLENE412,000
    PROPYLENE324,000
    1,3-BUTADIENE187,000
    BENZENE104,000
    METHANOL78,800
    ACETONITRILE50,400
    N-HEXANE40,000
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)30,640
    CUMENE23,440
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE20,920
    STYRENE18,000
    TOLUENE17,700
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER16,000
    NAPHTHALENE15,300
    ETHYLBENZENE5,760
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE3,675
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE860
    PROPYLENE OXIDE720
    1,2-BUTYLENE OXIDE520
    CYCLOHEXANE184
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE93
    LEAD20
    ACETALDEHYDE20

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