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

State: NEVADA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have increased 2711%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in NEVADA.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE472,670yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS59,831yes
    NITROBENZENE31,669yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE11,700yes
    URETHANE9,586yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS8,403yes
    NAPHTHALENE8,075yes
    NICKEL1,040yes
    LEAD989yes
    ETHYLBENZENE583yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE500yes
    CHLORDANE486yes
    ALDRIN472no
    ETHYLENE OXIDE255yes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE221yes
    ARSENIC122yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS53yes
    COBALT20yes
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)11yes
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL2yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS9.48 grams (0.02 pounds)no