POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 13106%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    SULFURIC ACID59,546
    CHLORINE3,430
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,350
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS652
    TOLUENE295
    AMMONIA252
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)246
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER157
    NAPHTHALENE78
    BIPHENYL26
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS.372
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.012
    LEAD.006

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