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

State: PUERTO RICO
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 72%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in PUERTO RICO.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    DICHLOROMETHANE1,161,151yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS85,852yes
    BENZENE21,843yes
    ETHYLBENZENE13,204yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE7,077yes
    CHLOROFORM5,220yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS2,970yes
    NAPHTHALENE1,745yes
    1,4-DIOXANE1,700yes
    FORMALDEHYDE1,112yes
    PYRIDINE759no
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE510yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)276no
    DIURON198no
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN140yes
    LEAD98yes
    COBALT2yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS13.53 grams (0.03 pounds)no