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

State: TENNESSEE
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have increased 310%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in TENNESSEE.
  • 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
    1,4-DIOXANE19,980no no
    ACETALDEHYDE14,442no no
    FORMALDEHYDE10,781no no
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS10,689no yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS4,488yesyes
    ANILINE1,090no no
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE928yesyes
    NICKEL721no yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS708yesyes
    LEAD626yesyes
    CATECHOL626no no
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS250yesyes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE188yesyes
    ETHYLBENZENE64yesyes
    BENZENE15yesyes
    HYDRAZINE5no no
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE1yesyes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS19.42 grams (0.04 pounds)no no