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

State: NEW YORK
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 93%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in NEW YORK.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    DICHLOROMETHANE1,107,244yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE179,191yes
    FORMALDEHYDE112,289yes
    ETHYLBENZENE85,595yes
    BENZENE70,819yes
    ACETALDEHYDE42,680yes
    PYRIDINE35,922no
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE24,603yes
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE19,420yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS18,341yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS10,228yes
    NICKEL9,655yes
    ANILINE9,611yes
    LEAD7,870yes
    NAPHTHALENE6,141yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE3,872yes
    O-TOLUIDINE3,204yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE3,160yes
    1,4-DIOXANE1,183yes
    COBALT607yes
    BENZOIC TRICHLORIDE541yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)500no
    ETHYLENE OXIDE356yes
    ACRYLONITRILE276yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE255yes
    POTASSIUM BROMATE250no
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE181yes
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS134yes
    CREOSOTES84no
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE18yes
    DIMETHYL SULFATE10yes
    CHLOROETHANE10yes
    CADMIUM1yes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE.103yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS925.2 grams (2.04 pounds)no