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

Facility: VALERO REFINING TEXAS L.P. CORPUS CHRISTI EAST PLANT, CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 50%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    N-HEXANE143,628
    PROPYLENE140,373
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS116,542
    TOLUENE98,854
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)76,263
    BENZENE52,153
    DIETHANOLAMINE32,932
    ETHYLBENZENE13,062
    AMMONIA13,006
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE12,356
    ETHYLENE9,872
    SULFURIC ACID8,843
    CYCLOHEXANE7,997
    CHLORINE2,801
    CARBON DISULFIDE1,307
    CARBONYL SULFIDE726
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID489
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS387
    1,3-BUTADIENE163
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS40
    LEAD COMPOUNDS6
    MERCURY3

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