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

State: MAINE
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have decreased 47%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in MAINE.
  • 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
    ACETALDEHYDE30,880no no
    FORMALDEHYDE6,523no no
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,417yesyes
    CATECHOL443no no
    LEAD134yesyes
    ETHYLBENZENE25yesyes
    NICKEL21no yes
    BENZENE14yesyes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS3.393 grams (0.01 pounds)no no