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

State: ILLINOIS
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have decreased 20%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in ILLINOIS.
  • 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
    LEAD COMPOUNDS8,351yesyes
    FORMALDEHYDE2,373no no
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS2,015no yes
    NICKEL1,988no yes
    LEAD824yesyes
    ETHYLBENZENE321yesyes
    BENZENE317yesyes
    ACRYLONITRILE250no yes
    ARSENIC128yesyes
    NAPHTHALENE88no yes
    ACETALDEHYDE69no no
    1,3-BUTADIENE65no no
    ANILINE47no no
    DICHLOROMETHANE45yesyes
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE37no no
    ETHYL ACRYLATE31no no
    COBALT24no no
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE15yesyes
    VINYL CHLORIDE14yesyes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE10yesyes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE5yesyes
    CREOSOTES5no no
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS4yesyes
    BENZYL CHLORIDE4no no
    CADMIUM.020yesyes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS.494 grams (0.00 pounds)no no