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

Facility: STERLING CHEMICALS INC., TEXAS CITY, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total air releases have decreased 94%.
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    STYRENE28,6398,505
    BENZENE15,7725,693
    O-XYLENE10,359689
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE9,194972
    ETHYLBENZENE6,1941,510
    ACRYLONITRILE5,6453,792
    N-HEXANE3,561606
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE2,55277
    METHANOL1,672194
    TOLUENE1,3182,980
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID3232
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE108553
    DINITROBUTYL PHENOL4412
    BIPHENYL18 
    NAPHTHALENE9 
    STYRENE OXIDE5 
    PHENOL5 
    ANTHRACENE2 
    AMMONIA 3,993
    ACETONITRILE 46
    METHYL IODIDE 72
    ETHYLENE 388
    PROPYLENE 864
    FORMALDEHYDE 33

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