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TRICHLOROETHYLENE 27 9 2 0 10
TETRACHLOROETHYLENE 20 6 2 0 4
POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS 15 14 3 1 1
CHLOROFORM 13 5 1 0 3
LEAD 13 8 0 0 8
1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE 12 3 1 0 6
BENZENE 11 4 3 0 7
TOLUENE 10 4 2 0 14
VINYL CHLORIDE 9 2 2 0 0
CHROMIUM 8 10 0 1 6
CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS 8 9 0 0 4
1,2-TRANS-DICHLOROETHYLENE 7 4 0 0 2
XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS) 6 2 3 0 6
ZINC 6 4 0 0 10
ZINC COMPOUNDS 6 4 0 0 10
1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE 5 0 0 0 0
ARSENIC 5 7 0 1 6
1,1-DICHLOROETHANE 4 1 0 0 2
CADMIUM 4 5 0 0 6
CARBON TETRACHLORIDE 4 0 1 0 1
MERCURY 4 8 0 1 5
PHENOL 4 5 0 0 6
BENZO(A)PYRENE 3 9 0 0 1
CIS-1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE 3 0 0 0 1
COPPER 3 1 0 0 10
COPPER COMPOUNDS 3 1 0 0 11
DICHLOROMETHANE 3 2 1 0 5
ETHYLBENZENE 3 2 3 0 2
NICKEL 3 2 0 0 8
NICKEL COMPOUNDS 3 2 0 0 8
1,2-DICHLOROETHANE 2 1 1 0 1
ACETONE 2 0 0 0 0
BARIUM 2 2 0 1 3
CHLORODIBROMOMETHANE 2 0 0 0 0
CHRYSENE 2 3 0 0 4
COBALT 2 1 0 0 0
COBALT COMPOUNDS 2 1 0 0 0
DICHLOROBENZENE (MIXED ISOMERS) 2 1 0 0 0
GAMMA-LINDANE 2 4 1 0 0
IRON 2 0 0 0 2
MANGANESE 2 1 0 1 3
MANGANESE COMPOUNDS 2 1 0 1 3
TETRACHLOROETHENE 2 0 0 0 0
TRICHLOROETHANE (ALL ISOMERS) 2 0 0 0 0
1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE 1 0 0 0 0
1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE 1 0 0 0 0
1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE 1 1 0 0 2
1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE 1 0 0 0 2
2-METHYLNAPHTHALENE 1 0 0 0 3
AROCLOR 1242 1 0 0 0 1
AROCLOR 1260 1 2 0 0 0
ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS) 1 2 0 0 0
BENZ(A)ANTHRACENE 1 6 0 0 1
BENZO(B)FLUORANTHENE 1 1 0 0 3
BENZO(K)FLUORANTHENE 1 1 0 0 4
CHLORDANE 1 0 1 0 2
CHLOROBENZENE 1 2 1 0 2
CHLOROBROMOMETHANE 1 0 0 0 0
CHLOROETHANE 1 0 0 0 0
CHROMIC ACID 1 1 0 0 0
CHROMIUM (CR6+) 1 3 0 0 0
CHROMIUM (VI) COMPOUNDS 1 0 0 0 0
CYANIDE COMPOUNDS 1 0 0 0 4
DDD 1 1 0 0 1
DDE 1 2 0 0 1
DIBUTYL PHTHALATE 1 0 0 0 1
DICHLOROETHANE 1 0 0 0 0
FLUORANTHENE 1 3 0 0 3
FLUORENE 1 2 0 0 1
HEPTACHLOR EPOXIDE 1 1 0 0 1
METHYL ETHYL KETONE 1 0 0 0 5
METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE 1 0 0 0 0
NAPHTHALENE 1 1 0 0 4
PENTACHLOROPHENOL 1 1 0 0 1
PYRENE 1 2 0 0 4
STRONTIUM 1 0 0 0 0
TETRACHLOROETHANE (UNSPECIFIED ISOMER(S)) 1 0 0 0 0
TRICHLOROETHYLENE (TCE), 1,1,2- 1 0 0 0 0
TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE 1 0 0 0 0
TRICHLOROPROPANE, 1,2,3- 1 0 0 0 0
VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS 1 0 1 0 0
#2 HOME HEATING OILS 0 0 0 0 1
(P-CHLOROPHENYL)TRIFLUOROMETHANE 0 0 0 0 1
1,2-BENZENEDICARBOXYLIC ACID (9CI) 0 0 0 0 1
1,2-DIBROMOETHANE 0 0 1 0 0
1,3-BUTADIENE 0 0 0 0 1
1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE 0 0 0 0 1
1-ETHYL-4-METHYLBENZENE 0 0 1 0 0
2,3,7,8-TETRACHLORODIBENZO-P-DIOXIN (TCDD) 0 2 1 0 0
2,4,5-T 0 0 0 0 1
2,4,6-TRINITROTOLUENE 0 0 0 0 1
ACENAPHTHENE 0 1 0 0 2
ACENAPHTHYLENE 0 0 0 0 1
ACETOPHENONE 0 0 1 0 0
ADIPIC ACID 0 0 0 0 1
ALDRIN 0 1 0 0 0
AMMONIA 0 0 1 0 1
AMMONIUM NITRATE 0 0 1 0 0
AMMONIUM SULFATE 0 0 1 0 0
ANTHRACENE 0 2 0 0 5
ANTIMONY 0 0 0 0 3
ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 3
AROCLOR 1248 0 1 0 0 0
AROCLOR 1254 0 2 0 0 0
ARSENIC COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 1
ASBESTOS (FRIABLE) 0 0 0 0 1
BARIUM COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 2
BENZENE, FLUORO- 0 0 0 0 1
BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE 0 0 0 0 3
BENZO(J,K)FLUORENE 0 0 0 0 1
BENZOFLUORANTHENE, 2,3- 0 0 0 0 1
BENZOPHENANTHRENES 0 1 0 0 0
BENZOYL CHLORIDE 0 0 0 0 1
BERYLLIUM 0 0 0 0 2
BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 2
BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE 0 1 0 0 5
BROMINE 0 0 1 0 0
BROMODICHLOROETHYLENE 0 0 0 0 1
BUTYLBENZYL PHTHALATE 0 0 0 0 1
CADMIUM (CD) 0 1 0 0 0
CALCIUM METAL 0 0 0 0 1
CARBAZOLE 0 0 0 0 2
CAUSTIC SODA 0 0 0 0 2
CAUSTICS,NOS 0 0 0 0 1
CHLORINE 0 0 1 0 0
CHLOROTOLUENES 0 0 0 0 1
CHROMIUM (III) 0 0 0 0 1
CIS-CHLORDANE 0 0 0 0 1
CREOSOTES 0 1 0 0 0
CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS) 0 0 0 0 1
CUMENE 0 0 0 0 1
DDT 0 1 0 0 1
DI-N-BUTYL PHTHALATE 0 0 0 0 1
DI-N-OCTYL PHTHALATE 0 0 0 0 1
DIBENZ(A,H)ANTHRACENE 0 1 0 0 1
DIBENZOFURAN 0 0 0 0 3
DIELDRIN 0 1 0 0 0
ENDRIN 0 0 0 0 2
ENDRIN ALDEHYDE 0 0 0 0 1
ETHANOL 0 0 0 0 1
FLUORENE,NOS 0 0 0 0 1
FLUORIDE 0 0 0 0 1
FREON 113 0 0 0 0 1
HEAVY METALS 0 0 0 0 3
HEPTACHLOR 0 0 0 0 1
HEXACHLOROCYCLOPENTADIENE 0 1 0 0 1
HYDROBROMIDE ACID 0 0 0 0 1
HYDROCHLORIC ACID 0 0 1 0 1
INDENO(1,2,3-CD)PYRENE 0 0 0 0 4
LEAD (PB) 0 1 0 1 0
M-CRESOL 0 0 1 0 0
M-XYLENE 0 1 0 0 1
MAGNESIUM 0 0 0 0 1
MESITYLENE 0 0 0 0 1
METHANOL 0 0 1 0 2
METHYLCYLOHEXANE 0 1 0 0 0
N,N-DIMETHYLANILINE 0 1 0 0 0
N-BUTYL ALCOHOL 0 0 1 0 0
N-HEPTANE 0 0 0 0 1
N-PROPYL ACETATE 0 0 0 0 1
NITRATE 0 0 0 0 1
NITRIC ACID 0 0 1 0 1
O-CRESOL 0 1 0 0 0
ORGANOPHOSPHATE PESTICIDES 0 0 0 0 1
P-CRESOL 0 1 0 0 2
PENTACHLOROBUTADIENE 0 0 1 0 0
PHENANTHRENE 0 2 0 0 7
POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS, NOS 0 1 0 1 0
PYRIDINE 0 0 0 0 1
RADIUM 0 0 0 0 2
SILVER 0 0 0 0 2
SILVER COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 1
SODIUM 0 0 0 0 1
SODIUM BROMIDE 0 0 0 0 1
STYRENE 0 0 0 0 1
SULFURIC ACID 0 0 1 0 1
THORIUM 0 0 0 0 1
TRICHLOROBENZENE 0 0 0 0 1
TRICHLOROPHENOLS 0 1 0 0 0
TRICRESYL PHOSPHATE 0 0 0 0 1
URANIUM 0 0 0 0 2
VANADIUM 0 0 0 0 1
VANADIUM COMPOUNDS 0 0 0 0 1
VINYL ACETATE 0 0 0 0 1
XYLENOL 0 0 0 0 2
ZINC SULFATE 0 0 0 0 1