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

State: GEORGIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 75%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in GEORGIA.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    ACETALDEHYDE1,007,184yes
    FORMALDEHYDE946,856yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE240,373yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE232,373yes
    ETHYLBENZENE222,699yes
    CHLOROFORM95,816yes
    BENZENE35,847yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE28,933yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE26,622yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS20,352yes
    NAPHTHALENE18,576yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE12,262yes
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN7,951yes
    ACRYLONITRILE7,895yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS7,599yes
    ACRYLAMIDE5,418yes
    CREOSOTES4,821no
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE3,584yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE3,349yes
    LEAD2,974yes
    NICKEL2,617yes
    1,4-DIOXANE2,169yes
    CHLOROTHALONIL1,255no
    COBALT797yes
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE755yes
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS723yes
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)694yes
    CAPTAN561yes
    DIURON500no
    PROPYLENE OXIDE478yes
    PYRIDINE405no
    METHYL IODIDE340yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)298no
    MANEB250no
    TOLUENE-2,6-DIISOCYANATE180no
    PROPARGITE54no
    HYDRAZINE27yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS14yes
    CATECHOL10yes
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL5yes
    PROPYLENEIMINE3yes
    2-PHENYLPHENOL2no
    ETHOPROP2no

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS35.3 grams (0.08 pounds)no