POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: ALABAMA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 17%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID26,139,855
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS9,891,180
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS9,876,587
    METHANOL9,786,975
    LEAD5,336,099
    SULFURIC ACID5,111,032
    ZINC COMPOUNDS4,909,000
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS4,559,378
    AMMONIA3,794,970
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID3,270,283
    ALUMINUM3,176,347
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS2,353,281
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE2,321,327
    COPPER COMPOUNDS2,193,839
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)2,076,751
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,575,874
    TOLUENE1,421,509
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1,396,244
    STYRENE1,291,301
    N-HEXANE1,175,622
    ANTIMONY1,087,485
    ACETALDEHYDE941,021
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS867,989
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS679,398
    GLYCOL ETHERS670,185
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS652,186
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)611,866
    PHENOL502,713
    FORMALDEHYDE476,950
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE457,834
    DIMETHYLAMINE346,352
    CARBONYL SULFIDE317,731
    DICHLOROMETHANE310,346
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL304,455
    NAPHTHALENE295,685
    P-XYLENE290,044
    COBALT COMPOUNDS288,224
    O-XYLENE270,797
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE265,152
    ETHYLBENZENE233,035
    ARSENIC222,219
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS203,615
    ACRYLONITRILE196,257
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE192,107
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL190,867
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE184,656
    BENZENE153,139
    CREOSOTES148,985
    PHENANTHRENE146,167
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS133,982
    NITRIC ACID112,161
    ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE109,891
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE106,161
    ETHYLENE102,112
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)90,254
    M-XYLENE88,554
    CUMENE86,338
    TRIETHYLAMINE85,030
    CYCLOHEXANE76,989
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS75,106
    CHROMIUM68,118
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE65,179
    CADMIUM62,780
    ZINC61,301
    METHYL BROMIDE60,650
    CHLORINE58,543
    CARBON DISULFIDE58,352
    MANGANESE57,119
    FORMIC ACID52,446
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS49,481
    METHYL METHACRYLATE44,608
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL40,405
    IRON PENTACARBONYL38,129
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE36,754
    COPPER36,688
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS36,326
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE35,738
    SILVER COMPOUNDS35,010
    ANTHRACENE34,390
    VINYL ACETATE33,579
    DIISOCYANATES32,325
    DIBENZOFURAN32,227
    UNKNOWN31,869
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)28,005
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS27,894
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS25,045
    P-CRESOL20,010
    FLUORINE19,434
    PROPYLENE19,086
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE18,888
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE15,856
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN15,687
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE15,471
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL15,140
    METHYL ACRYLATE14,482
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE13,093
    BIPHENYL12,808
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE11,830
    1,3-BUTADIENE10,249
    ACETONITRILE10,186
    2-METHYLPYRIDINE10,015
    BUTYL ACRYLATE8,457
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE8,435
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE7,431
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE6,631
    ACIFLUORFEN, SODIUM SALT6,389
    ACRYLIC ACID5,820
    ETHYL ACRYLATE5,370
    DIETHANOLAMINE5,146
    MERCURY5,140
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL4,879
    CHLOROFORM4,542
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE4,425
    NICKEL3,786
    CHLOROBENZENE3,247
    COBALT2,980
    CATECHOL2,909
    VINYL CHLORIDE2,823
    DIAZINON2,067
    FOMESAFEN1,780
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER1,641
    ANILINE1,598
    1,4-DIOXANE1,382
    THIOUREA1,202
    BUTYRALDEHYDE1,200
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE1,099
    PERACETIC ACID1,070
    ACETOPHENONE1,050
    ACRYLAMIDE953
    AMETRYN947
    MOLINATE925
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER769
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE750
    ETHYL DIPROPYLTHIOCARBAMATE747
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE739
    CHLOROACETIC ACID734
    BERYLLIUM688
    ETHYL CHLOROFORMATE665
    PENDIMETHALIN640
    ATRAZINE623
    4-NITROPHENOL570
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE531
    BARIUM516
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE505
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE500
    PHOSPHORUS (YELLOW OR WHITE)500
    PHOSGENE480
    DIETHYL SULFATE410
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE374
    PERMETHRIN340
    TRIFLURALIN330
    ALLYL CHLORIDE308
    NITROBENZENE305
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL270
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE255
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL255
    1-CHLORO-1,1,2,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE250
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE161
    PROMETRYN141
    2,2',6,6'-TETRABROMO-4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL138
    CAMPHECHLOR133
    PENTACHLOROBENZENE132
    ACEPHATE86
    QUINOLINE79
    CHLOROMETHANE76
    ACROLEIN61
    THIRAM42
    DIMETHYL CHLOROTHIOPHOSPHATE34
    CHLOROETHANE33
    CHLORDANE26
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE16
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE15
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER10
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE10
    BIS(TRIBUTYLTIN) OXIDE7
    VANADIUM5
    METHYL HYDRAZINE5
    BENZOYL PEROXIDE5
    1,1-DIMETHYL HYDRAZINE5
    BORON TRIFLUORIDE3
    HEXACHLOROETHANE2
    HYDRAZINE1
    ALLYL ALCOHOL1

    Note: See Dioxin Compounds Summary for the contribution of dioxins to this release or waste management category (in grams).