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

State: CONNECTICUT
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 89%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in CONNECTICUT.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    DICHLOROMETHANE366,804yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE175,398yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE110,351yes
    FORMALDEHYDE24,481yes
    NAPHTHALENE17,579yes
    CHLOROETHANE10,087yes
    ETHYLBENZENE8,933yes
    CREOSOTES7,888no
    BENZENE3,824yes
    ANILINE2,517yes
    NICKEL2,514yes
    ACRYLONITRILE1,727yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,586yes
    LEAD1,177yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE1,084yes
    COBALT1,019yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,010yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE713yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE390yes
    PROPARGITE157no
    NITROBENZENE109yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE26yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE22yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS20yes
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE20yes
    ACRYLAMIDE2yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS5.859 grams (0.01 pounds)no