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

State: IOWA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 78%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in IOWA.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    ACETALDEHYDE599,139yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE140,341yes
    FORMALDEHYDE121,699yes
    ETHYLBENZENE120,650yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE95,781yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE25,381yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS19,321yes
    BENZENE17,636yes
    NAPHTHALENE13,873yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE10,082yes
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE8,100yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS6,529yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE6,404yes
    LEAD5,584yes
    NICKEL4,430yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE4,400yes
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE2,890yes
    CHLOROETHANE2,100yes
    ALACHLOR755no
    COBALT562yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)331no
    PROPACHLOR320no
    ACETAMIDE250yes
    ACRYLONITRILE20yes
    DIURON10no
    ANILINE6yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE4yes
    CAPTAN1yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS140.2 grams (0.31 pounds)no