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

Facility: VALERO REFINING TEXAS L.P., TEXAS CITY, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 24%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS414,671
    PROPYLENE62,848
    ETHYLENE52,155
    N-HEXANE41,289
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID40,080
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS30,901
    AMMONIA29,895
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)25,290
    CYCLOHEXANE20,815
    BENZENE17,983
    TOLUENE16,222
    METHANOL10,926
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER10,050
    CHLORINE9,584
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE8,064
    ETHYLBENZENE7,912
    SULFURIC ACID6,907
    ZINC COMPOUNDS3,430
    NAPHTHALENE2,864
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID2,449
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL1,936
    1,3-BUTADIENE1,458
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)1,440
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE1,410
    VANADIUM883
    ANTIMONY353
    CARBON DISULFIDE333
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS309
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE250
    CARBONYL SULFIDE92
    LEAD COMPOUNDS47
    COBALT COMPOUNDS34
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS29
    PHENOL17
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE2

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