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TRICHLOROETHYLENE 48 1 1 0 5
TETRACHLOROETHYLENE 30 1 2 0 3
1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE 21 0 0 0 5
CHLOROFORM 17 1 0 0 2
1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE 15 1 2 1 6
1,2-TRANS-DICHLOROETHYLENE 11 0 0 0 1
ARSENIC 11 6 1 2 2
CHROMIUM 11 7 0 0 4
LEAD 11 7 0 2 5
CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS 10 6 0 0 0
CARBON TETRACHLORIDE 8 2 0 1 2
BENZENE 7 3 3 2 3
CADMIUM 7 4 0 1 1
POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS 7 4 1 0 4
ETHYLBENZENE 6 3 0 3 4
PENTACHLOROPHENOL 6 3 1 0 1
XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS) 6 3 1 1 6
1,1-DICHLOROETHANE 5 0 0 0 3
TOLUENE 5 2 2 3 8
VINYL CHLORIDE 5 0 1 0 1
COPPER 4 5 0 0 6
COPPER COMPOUNDS 4 5 0 0 7
DICHLOROMETHANE 4 1 1 1 7
FREON 113 4 0 0 0 0
PHENOL 4 0 0 0 3
TRICHLOROETHANE (ALL ISOMERS) 4 0 0 0 2
ACETONE 3 1 0 0 4
ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS) 3 2 0 1 1
DDT 3 5 3 1 1
DICHLOROETHANE 3 0 0 0 0
NAPHTHALENE 3 2 3 2 4
TRICHLOROBENZENE 3 0 0 0 1
1,2-DIBROMO-3-CHLOROPROPANE (DBCP) 2 0 0 0 0
1,2-DIBROMOETHANE 2 0 0 0 0
1,2-DICHLOROETHANE 2 0 0 0 3
1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE 2 0 0 0 1
1,3-DICHLOROBENZENE 2 0 0 0 1
CHLORDANE 2 3 0 1 0
CHLOROBENZENE 2 0 0 0 2
CHROMIUM (CR6+) 2 2 0 0 0
DICHLOROBENZENE (MIXED ISOMERS) 2 0 0 0 1
FLUORANTHENE 2 2 0 0 0
MERCURY 2 1 0 0 2
PHENANTHRENE 2 1 0 2 1
TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE 2 0 0 0 2
XYLENOL 2 0 0 0 0
ZINC 2 5 0 0 7
ZINC COMPOUNDS 2 5 0 0 6
1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE 1 1 0 0 0
1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE 1 0 0 0 1
1,2,3,5-TETRACHLOROBENZENE 1 0 0 0 0
1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE 1 0 0 0 1
1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE 1 0 0 1 2
1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE 1 0 0 1 2
2,3,4,5-TETRACHLOROPHENOL 1 0 0 0 0
2,3,5,6-TETRACHLOROPHENOL 1 0 0 0 0
2,4,5-TP ACID (SILVEX) 1 0 0 0 1
2,4-DICHLOROPHENOL 1 0 1 0 0
3,4,5-TRICHLOROPHENOL 1 0 0 0 0
4-NITROPHENOL 1 0 0 0 0
ACENAPHTHENE 1 0 0 0 0
ANTHRACENE 1 0 0 0 1
ANTIMONY 1 0 0 0 0
ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS 1 0 0 0 0
ASBESTOS (FRIABLE) 1 3 1 0 1
BARIUM 1 0 0 0 1
BARIUM COMPOUNDS 1 0 0 0 0
BENZO(A)PYRENE 1 4 0 1 0
BERYLLIUM 1 0 0 0 0
BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS 1 0 0 0 1
BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE 1 1 0 0 0
CHLORINE 1 0 0 0 1
CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE 1 0 0 0 1
CHROMIUM, HEXAVALENT 1 1 0 0 0
CREOSOTES 1 0 0 0 1
CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS) 1 0 0 0 0
CYANIDE 1 1 0 1 0
CYANIDE COMPOUNDS 1 0 0 0 3
DICHLOROETHYLENES 1 0 0 0 0
DIELDRIN 1 0 0 0 0
DINITROBUTYL PHENOL 1 0 0 0 1
DISULFOTON 1 0 0 1 0
ENDRIN 1 0 0 0 1
FLUORENE 1 0 0 0 1
FURAN 1 0 0 0 0
GAMMA-BHC 1 1 0 1 0
HEPTACHLOR 1 0 0 0 0
HEPTACHLORODIBENZO-P-DIOXINS 1 0 0 0 0
HEXACHLORODIBENZODIOXIN 1 0 0 0 0
METHYL ETHYL KETONE 1 1 0 1 3
NICKEL 1 2 0 1 3
NITRATE COMPOUNDS 1 0 0 0 0
PESTICIDES 1 1 0 1 1
PLUTONIUM 1 0 0 0 0
SULFATE 1 0 0 0 1
TCE 1 1 0 1 0
TETRACHLOROETHANE (UNSPECIFIED ISOMER(S)) 1 0 0 0 0
TRIMETHYLBENZENE 1 0 0 0 0
TRITIUM 1 0 0 0 0
URANIUM 1 0 0 0 1
1,2,3,4,5,6-HEXACHLOROCYCLOHEXANE (MIXTURE OF ISOM 0 0 0 0 1
1,2,3-TRICHLOROBENZENE 0 0 0 0 1
1,2,4-TRIMETHYL BENZENE 0 0 0 1 0
1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE 0 0 0 0 1
1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE 0 0 0 0 2
1,3,5-TRIMETHYLBENZENE 0 0 0 1 0
1-ACETYL-2-THIOUREA 0 0 0 0 1
1-ISOPROPYL-4-METHYLBENZENE 0 0 0 0 1
2,4-D 0 0 0 0 1
2-METHYLNAPHTHALENE 0 0 0 0 1
2-PHENYLBUTANE 0 0 0 0 1
ALDRIN 0 1 0 0 1
AMERICIUM 0 0 0 0 1
AMYL ACETATE 0 0 0 0 1
BENZ(A)ANTHRACENE 0 1 0 0 0
BENZO(B)FLUORANTHENE 0 2 0 0 0
BENZO(K)FLUORANTHENE 0 1 0 0 1
CADMIUM (CD) 0 1 0 0 0
CALCIUM CHROMATE 0 0 0 0 1
CARBARYL 0 0 0 0 1
CARBON DISULFIDE 0 0 0 0 2
CESIUM 0 0 0 0 1
CHLOROETHANE 0 0 0 0 1
CHRYSENE 0 1 0 0 1
CIS-1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE 0 0 0 0 2
COBALT 0 0 0 0 3
COBALT COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 4
CUMENE 0 0 0 0 1
CYANIDES (SOLUBLE SALTS), NOS 0 0 0 0 1
DDD 0 1 1 0 0
DDE 0 1 1 0 1
DELTA-LINDANE 0 0 0 0 1
DEMETON 0 0 0 0 1
DIAZINON 0 1 0 1 1
DIBENZ(A,H)ANTHRACENE 0 1 0 0 0
DIBUTYL PHTHALATE 0 0 0 0 1
DICHLOROETHANE, 1,1- 0 1 0 0 0
DICHLOROETHENE, 1,1- 0 1 0 0 0
ENDOSULFAN 0 1 1 1 1
ETHANOL 0 0 0 0 1
ETHYL ACETATE 0 0 0 0 1
ETHYLENE GLYCOL 0 0 0 0 2
FORMALDEHYDE 0 0 0 0 1
GAMMA-LINDANE 0 0 0 0 2
HALOGENATED HYDROCARBONS 0 0 0 0 1
HEAVY METALS 0 0 0 0 1
HEPTACHLOR EPOXIDE 0 1 0 1 0
HYDROGEN SULFIDE 0 0 0 1 0
INDENO(1,2,3-CD)PYRENE 0 1 0 0 0
IRON 0 0 0 0 1
ISOPHORONE 0 0 0 0 1
ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL 0 0 0 0 1
ISOPROPYL BENZENE 0 0 0 1 0
MALATHION 0 0 1 1 0
MANGANESE 0 1 0 0 0
MANGANESE COMPOUNDS 0 1 0 0 1
MESITYLENE 0 0 0 0 1
METHANOL 0 0 0 0 3
METHOMYL 0 0 0 0 1
METHYL ISOBUTYL CARBINOL 0 0 0 0 1
METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE 0 0 0 0 3
METHYL N-BUTYL KETONE 0 0 0 0 1
METHYL PARATHION 0 1 1 1 0
METHYLCYCLOPENTANE 0 0 0 0 1
METHYLENE CHLORIDE 0 0 0 1 0
N-BUTYL ACETATE 0 0 0 0 2
N-BUTYL ALCOHOL 0 0 0 0 1
N-HEXANE 0 0 0 0 2
N-PROPYL BENZENE 0 0 0 1 0
N-PROPYLBENZENE 0 0 0 0 1
NICKEL COMPOUNDS 0 1 0 0 4
P-CRESOL 0 0 0 0 1
PARATHION 0 0 0 0 1
PENTACHLORODIBENZO-P-DIOXIN 0 1 0 0 0
PESTICIDES, NOS 0 0 0 0 1
PHORATE 0 0 1 0 0
PHOSPHORIC ACID 0 0 0 0 1
POTASSIUM CYANIDE 0 0 0 0 1
PROPARGYL ALCOHOL 0 0 0 0 1
PYRENE 0 2 0 0 1
RADIUM 0 0 0 0 1
SEC-BUTYL BENZENE 0 0 0 1 0
SILVER 0 0 0 0 1
SILVER COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 1
SODIUM 0 0 0 0 1
STRONTIUM 0 0 0 0 1
STYRENE 0 0 1 1 3
SULFUR 0 0 0 0 1
SULFUR DIOXIDE 0 0 1 0 0
SULFURIC ACID 0 0 1 0 0
TETRACHLOROETHENE 0 0 0 1 0
THALLIUM COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 1
TRICHLORO, 1,1,2- TRIFLUOROETHANE, 1,2,2- 0 1 0 0 0
TRICHLOROETHYLENE (TCE), 1,1,2- 0 1 0 0 0
TRIFLURALIN 0 1 1 1 1
VANADIUM 0 0 0 0 1
VANADIUM COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 2
VINYL ACETATE 0 0 0 0 1
VINYL CHLORIDE 0 0 1 0 0
VOCS 0 0 0 1 0
XYLENES 0 0 1 0 0