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

Facility: NEWMONT MINING CORP. TWIN CREEKS MINE, GOLCONDA, NV
  • From 1998 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 8%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)274,010,322
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS4,500,972
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS3,100,396
    LEAD COMPOUNDS2,550,350
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS1,301,695
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,100,257
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,070,561
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS940,000
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS836,817
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS494,443
    COPPER COMPOUNDS440,029
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS160,004
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS150,063
    COBALT COMPOUNDS130,002
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS110,002
    AMMONIA80,466
    SULFURIC ACID66,004
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE57,000
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS28,803
    SILVER COMPOUNDS120
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL89
    NITRIC ACID5

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