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

Facility: DU PONT LA PORTE PLANT, LA PORTE, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 54%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    METHANOL1,105,759
    VINYL ACETATE513,393
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS355,636
    ACETALDEHYDE150,203
    ETHYLENE67,970
    DICHLOROMETHANE55,401
    SULFURIC ACID38,305
    HYDROQUINONE38,000
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL28,136
    AMMONIA19,151
    TOLUENE17,225
    N-HEXANE11,234
    DIMETHYLAMINE10,691
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE6,411
    FORMALDEHYDE3,136
    METHYL METHACRYLATE2,610
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID2,274
    ACETONITRILE1,348
    SODIUM NITRITE795
    CHLORINE694
    HEXAZINONE620
    COPPER COMPOUNDS331
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS155
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE58
    METHYL ISOCYANATE15
    ACROLEIN1

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