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

Facility: DOW CHEMICAL CO., PITTSBURG, CA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 71%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    SULFURYL FLUORIDE28,500
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE21,500
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE13,671
    DICHLOROMETHANE5,000
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,960
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,240
    2-METHYLPYRIDINE1,020
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE1,000
    STYRENE929
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE719
    CHLORINE295
    ETHYLBENZENE230
    AMMONIA166
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS76
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID20
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)15
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL14
    1,3-BUTADIENE13
    TRANS-1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE12
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE4
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN1
    NITRAPYRIN1

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