POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: ALASKA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 1900%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ZINC COMPOUNDS305,875,971
    LEAD COMPOUNDS204,334,708
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS20,312,003
    COPPER COMPOUNDS3,853,802
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)3,575,122
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS2,315,230
    AMMONIA1,826,424
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1,810,905
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS960,549
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS779,755
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS544,124
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS474,277
    COBALT COMPOUNDS388,422
    METHANOL245,558
    BARIUM137,000
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID84,747
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS78,123
    MANGANESE47,095
    COPPER42,690
    CHROMIUM40,000
    N-HEXANE30,163
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID29,000
    LEAD27,415
    TOLUENE25,635
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)24,297
    SULFURIC ACID23,917
    BENZENE20,214
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS19,301
    SILVER COMPOUNDS14,962
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE12,477
    CYCLOHEXANE11,736
    ETHYLBENZENE6,587
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE6,435
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS3,487
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL2,663
    FORMALDEHYDE943
    CARBON DISULFIDE840
    CARBONYL SULFIDE460
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE221
    CUMENE191
    NAPHTHALENE52
    MERCURY28

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