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

Facility: UNION CARBIDE CORP. SEADRIFT PLANT, SEADRIFT, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 6%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ETHYLENE1,479,145
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,070,617
    PROPYLENE289,159
    GLYCOL ETHERS165,719
    NAPHTHALENE142,579
    BENZENE96,501
    AMMONIA81,204
    1,3-BUTADIENE44,169
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS41,964
    VINYL ACETATE35,768
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL35,136
    STYRENE32,523
    ETHYLENE OXIDE27,300
    DIETHANOLAMINE21,752
    TOLUENE20,699
    METHANOL13,395
    N-HEXANE11,266
    ACETALDEHYDE6,733
    ZINC COMPOUNDS5,393
    1,4-DIOXANE4,593
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)3,678
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER2,101
    ETHYL ACRYLATE1,178
    ETHYLBENZENE1,095
    CYCLOHEXANE749
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE541
    PHENANTHRENE486
    CHLOROBENZENE361
    CHLOROETHANE214
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS172
    BIPHENYL141
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS93
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE40
    O-CRESOL10
    LEAD COMPOUNDS4
    TRIETHYLAMINE1

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