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

Facility: FORMOSA PLASTICS CORP. TEXAS, POINT COMFORT, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 2136%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ETHYLENE529,266
    PROPYLENE73,170
    N-HEXANE33,631
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE18,830
    1,3-BUTADIENE16,614
    BENZENE16,476
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE13,727
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)9,539
    VINYL CHLORIDE8,779
    TOLUENE7,702
    NAPHTHALENE5,588
    CHLORINE4,762
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL3,684
    CHLOROFORM3,450
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE3,366
    ETHYLBENZENE3,071
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID2,960
    METHANOL2,591
    STYRENE2,124
    ACETALDEHYDE2,099
    CYCLOHEXANE1,774
    ETHYLENE OXIDE936
    PROPYLENE OXIDE422
    AMMONIA391
    COPPER250
    DICHLOROMETHANE221
    CHLOROETHANE191
    1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE32
    2-CHLOR-1,3-BUTADIENE28
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE23
    CHROMIUM22
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANE14
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE13
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE5
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE3
    1,1,1,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE3
    CHLOROMETHANE2
    CHLOROBENZENE1
    CUMENE.710
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE.320

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