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

State: WEST VIRGINIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to water have decreased 58%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to water in WEST VIRGINIA.
  • 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
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS17,512no yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS2,292yesyes
    ANILINE2,105no no
    1,4-DIOXANE982no no
    FORMALDEHYDE750no no
    CHLOROETHANE529no yes
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)409no no
    1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE331yesyes
    NICKEL251no yes
    THIOUREA248no no
    ACRYLONITRILE119no yes
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE110no no
    DICHLOROMETHANE103yesyes
    NAPHTHALENE63no yes
    BENZENE38yesyes
    ARSENIC37yesyes
    ETHYLBENZENE28yesyes
    ACETALDEHYDE21no no
    NITROBENZENE20no yes
    LEAD16yesyes
    COBALT11no no
    PYRIDINE8no no
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS7yesyes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE5yesyes
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE4yesyes
    CHLOROFORM2no yes
    O-TOLUIDINE1no no

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS2.807 grams (0.01 pounds)no no