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

State: WASHINGTON
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have decreased 95%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in WASHINGTON.
  • 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
    FORMALDEHYDE9,014no no
    ACETALDEHYDE7,426no no
    CHLOROFORM4,583no yes
    LEAD1,402yesyes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,337yesyes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS942no yes
    NICKEL683no yes
    CATECHOL426no no
    CREOSOTES43no no
    METHAM SODIUM40no no
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS28yesno
    ETHYLBENZENE5yesyes
    BENZENE5yesyes
    DICHLOROMETHANE1yesyes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS16.71 grams (0.04 pounds)no no