POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Water Releases of Suspected Respiratory Toxicants

State: CALIFORNIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of suspected respiratory toxicants to water have decreased 80%.
  • List facilities releasing suspected respiratory toxicants to water in CALIFORNIA.
  • 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
    METHANOL2,034,562no no
    AMMONIA26,767no no
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER20,771no no
    PROPYLENE OXIDE19,764no no
    ACETALDEHYDE12,000no no
    ZINC COMPOUNDS5,699no yes
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE4,200no no
    PHENOL2,854no yes
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS1,808no no
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,693no yes
    LEAD1,228yesyes
    ALUMINUM996no no
    COPPER961yesyes
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)958no no
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL906no yes
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS770no no
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)628yesno
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS540no no
    ZINC489no yes
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE487no no
    COPPER COMPOUNDS426yesyes
    N-HEXANE410no no
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS311no no
    NICKEL290no yes
    CHROMIUM265yesyes
    FORMALDEHYDE253no no
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS205yesyes
    BENZENE184yesyes
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE145no no
    TOLUENE96yesyes
    NAPHTHALENE89no yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE89yesyes
    CHLORINE89yesno
    ETHYLBENZENE52yesyes
    COBALT COMPOUNDS48no no
    DIETHANOLAMINE42no no
    MANGANESE5no no
    CADMIUM5yesyes
    SODIUM NITRITE5no no
    SELENIUM5yesyes
    COBALT5no no
    ARSENIC5yesyes
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL3no no
    GLYCOL ETHERS2no no
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1yesyes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE1yesyes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS.003yesyes
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS.001yesno
    MERCURY0yesyes