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

Facility: KENNECOTT UTAH COPPER MINE CONCENTRATORS & POWER PLANT, COPPERTON, UT
  • From 1998 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 71%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    COPPER COMPOUNDS66,007,010
    LEAD COMPOUNDS46,100,719
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS715,300
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS372,505
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS186,955
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS147,205
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS41,515
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)23,510
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS14,930
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS7,500
    ZINC COMPOUNDS6,970
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID5,400
    AMMONIA5,250
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)2,750
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS1,255
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS505
    SILVER COMPOUNDS505
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS505
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS500
    SULFURIC ACID5

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