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

Facility: BASF CORP., FREEPORT, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 594%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS15,940,000
    CYCLOHEXANOL1,822,200
    CYCLOHEXANE111,900
    BUTYRALDEHYDE33,700
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL21,400
    PROPYLENE21,200
    AMMONIA7,130
    ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE6,000
    METHANOL6,000
    ACRYLIC ACID5,500
    BENZENE5,360
    COBALT COMPOUNDS4,689
    ZINC COMPOUNDS4,495
    FORMALDEHYDE1,330
    BUTYL ACRYLATE808
    BIPHENYL762
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS452
    COPPER COMPOUNDS322
    FORMIC ACID300
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS258
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE178
    ACROLEIN104
    LEAD COMPOUNDS100
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE84
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE28
    GLYCOL ETHERS23
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS14
    NITRIC ACID9

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