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

State: MISSISSIPPI
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 82%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in MISSISSIPPI.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    ACETALDEHYDE582,254yes
    FORMALDEHYDE295,690yes
    ETHYLBENZENE233,011yes
    CHLOROFORM126,000yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE108,948yes
    BENZENE65,449yes
    NAPHTHALENE46,210yes
    VINYL CHLORIDE28,069yes
    CREOSOTES20,164no
    DICHLOROMETHANE13,227yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS8,110yes
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN5,271yes
    NICKEL5,243yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE4,668yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS3,859yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE3,820yes
    ANILINE3,499yes
    ACRYLONITRILE3,000yes
    NITROBENZENE2,476yes
    LEAD1,871yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,135no
    ETHYL ACRYLATE1,079yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE800yes
    1,4-DIOXANE619yes
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE500yes
    ALACHLOR500no
    O-TOLUIDINE313yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE160yes
    DIURON97no
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE10yes
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL10yes
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE2yes
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS2yes
    2,4-DINITROTOLUENE2yes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE1yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS1yes
    COBALT1yes
    CATECHOL1yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS11.35 grams (0.03 pounds)no