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

State: CALIFORNIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have decreased 83%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in CALIFORNIA.
  • Chemical Name Surface Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated by the Safe Drinking Water Act Regulated as a Priority Pollutant
    by the Clean Water Act
    PROPYLENE OXIDE19,764no no
    ACETALDEHYDE12,000no no
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,693no yes
    LEAD1,228yesyes
    CATECHOL740no no
    LEAD COMPOUNDS423yesyes
    NICKEL290no yes
    FORMALDEHYDE253no no
    BENZENE184yesyes
    NAPHTHALENE89no yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE89yesyes
    ETHYLBENZENE52yesyes
    COBALT5no no
    ARSENIC5yesyes
    CADMIUM5yesyes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE1yesyes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1yesyes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE.020yesyes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS.003yesyes
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS.001yesno

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS.8789 grams (0.00 pounds)no no