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

Facility: VALERO REFINING TEXAS L.P. CORPUS CHRISTI WEST PLANT, CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 308%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS329,638
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER92,224
    METHANOL81,546
    N-HEXANE24,776
    PROPYLENE20,217
    ETHYLENE18,736
    SULFURIC ACID10,958
    CHLORINE9,662
    BENZENE9,510
    TOLUENE8,056
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)6,266
    CYCLOHEXANE2,703
    AMMONIA2,405
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,924
    VANADIUM1,649
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,448
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS1,441
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,144
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,099
    ETHYLBENZENE1,085
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE589
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID438
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE247
    CARBONYL SULFIDE101
    LEAD COMPOUNDS85
    1,3-BUTADIENE81
    NAPHTHALENE1
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1

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