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

State: NORTH CAROLINA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have decreased 23%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in NORTH CAROLINA.
  • 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
    FORMALDEHYDE31,545no no
    ACETALDEHYDE21,140no no
    1,4-DIOXANE18,225no no
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS2,442no yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,493yesyes
    CATECHOL1,332no no
    COBALT1,144no no
    LEAD604yesyes
    NICKEL340no yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE255yesyes
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS216yesyes
    NAPHTHALENE21no yes
    ARSENIC6yesyes
    PYRIDINE5no no
    DICHLOROMETHANE5yesyes
    1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE2yesyes
    BENZENE2yesyes
    CHLOROFORM1no yes
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE1yesyes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS2.503 grams (0.01 pounds)no no