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

State: WEST VIRGINIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 91%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in WEST VIRGINIA.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    FORMALDEHYDE126,539yes
    BENZENE106,329yes
    NAPHTHALENE85,154yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS80,947yes
    CHLOROETHANE66,217yes
    ETHYLBENZENE55,257yes
    ACRYLONITRILE41,708yes
    DICHLOROMETHANE37,894yes
    ACETALDEHYDE31,702yes
    1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE28,535yes
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE23,500yes
    ANILINE19,744yes
    CREOSOTES19,423no
    LEAD COMPOUNDS13,507yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE11,101yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE10,768yes
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE8,148yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE6,240yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE5,693yes
    CHLOROFORM4,081yes
    BENZYL CHLORIDE2,512yes
    1,4-DIOXANE2,267yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,977no
    PYRIDINE1,756no
    LEAD1,669yes
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS940yes
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN905yes
    BENZOIC TRICHLORIDE445yes
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE438yes
    NITROBENZENE286yes
    DIMETHYL SULFATE250yes
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)237no
    THIODICARB119no
    O-TOLUIDINE104yes
    THIOUREA100no
    HYDRAZINE94yes
    NICKEL77yes
    COBALT77yes
    ACETAMIDE26yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE.070yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS68.32 grams (0.15 pounds)no