POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Air Releases of Recognized Carcinogens

State: TENNESSEE
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 72%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in TENNESSEE.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    ACETALDEHYDE731,411yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE409,248yes
    ETHYLBENZENE293,309yes
    FORMALDEHYDE276,756yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE220,127yes
    CHLOROFORM91,000yes
    BENZENE80,637yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE27,955yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS18,729yes
    METHYL IODIDE17,979yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE15,827yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS14,291yes
    1,4-DIOXANE14,194yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE8,891yes
    LEAD7,173yes
    ACRYLONITRILE4,933yes
    NAPHTHALENE4,706yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE2,007yes
    ANILINE1,921yes
    NICKEL1,467yes
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE1,160yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS947yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)882no
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE841yes
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS511yes
    CREOSOTES481no
    O-TOLUIDINE417yes
    COBALT318yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE274yes
    DIMETHYL SULFATE263yes
    ACRYLAMIDE223yes
    TOLUENE-2,6-DIISOCYANATE217no
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE176no
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE114yes
    BENZYL CHLORIDE92yes
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE21yes
    BENZOIC TRICHLORIDE17yes
    HYDRAZINE16yes
    CHLOROTHALONIL10no
    O-ANISIDINE10yes
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS1yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS33.79 grams (0.07 pounds)no