POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: GEORGIA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 61%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID54,389,312
    METHANOL12,922,807
    AMMONIA8,501,236
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS7,982,194
    SULFURIC ACID5,898,627
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS4,704,138
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS3,691,244
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID3,631,036
    STYRENE2,982,655
    TOLUENE2,376,802
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS1,792,146
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,630,358
    N-HEXANE1,599,173
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,099,676
    ACETALDEHYDE1,024,279
    FORMALDEHYDE988,920
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE980,846
    COPPER COMPOUNDS929,400
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL896,487
    GLYCOL ETHERS874,848
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS774,501
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE713,849
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE708,438
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS610,622
    LEAD COMPOUNDS420,413
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE417,061
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE319,600
    COBALT COMPOUNDS316,282
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)279,373
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE240,373
    DICHLOROMETHANE232,380
    ETHYLBENZENE222,700
    CARBONYL SULFIDE200,001
    PHENOL155,269
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE149,842
    COPPER134,504
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)132,234
    LEAD126,424
    CHLOROFORM102,120
    BIPHENYL96,156
    ALUMINUM93,385
    ACROLEIN90,810
    METHYL ACRYLATE90,681
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS86,840
    CYCLOHEXANE78,309
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS65,341
    CHLOROMETHANE56,025
    NITRIC ACID53,484
    CHLOROBENZENE52,252
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL45,006
    METHYL METHACRYLATE44,257
    CYCLOHEXANOL37,212
    BENZENE35,988
    ACRYLIC ACID35,476
    FORMIC ACID33,654
    NICOTINE AND SALTS32,262
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE29,713
    ETHYLENE OXIDE28,933
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE26,622
    M-XYLENE25,589
    NAPHTHALENE18,576
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE17,775
    CHLORINE17,263
    DIISOCYANATES16,298
    DIURON15,700
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE12,895
    1,3-BUTADIENE12,267
    P-XYLENE12,180
    PENDIMETHALIN11,050
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS10,888
    VINYL ACETATE10,755
    CUMENE9,195
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN7,956
    ACRYLONITRILE7,900
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS6,921
    METHYL BROMIDE6,600
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE6,100
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE5,810
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER5,577
    ACRYLAMIDE5,423
    UNKNOWN5,230
    MANGANESE4,935
    CREOSOTES4,904
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS4,523
    CATECHOL4,259
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER4,061
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE3,584
    ETHYL ACRYLATE3,349
    CHROMIUM3,302
    NICKEL3,222
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL3,166
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE2,776
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL2,670
    1,4-DIOXANE2,169
    BUTYL ACRYLATE2,010
    SODIUM NITRITE1,890
    TRIETHYLAMINE1,745
    CHLOROTHALONIL1,255
    TRIFLURALIN956
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS845
    COBALT802
    MERCURY765
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE755
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)694
    3-IODO-2-PROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATE625
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER592
    DIETHANOLAMINE575
    CAPTAN566
    1-(3-CHLOROALLYL)-3,5,7-TRIAZA-1-AZONIAADAMANTANE CHLORIDE547
    ZINC521
    ACETOPHENONE500
    DIMETHYLAMINE479
    PROPYLENE OXIDE478
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE454
    PYRIDINE405
    DIAZINON372
    METHYL IODIDE340
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)298
    CARBON DISULFIDE281
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE255
    MANEB250
    ACEPHATE214
    TOLUENE-2,6-DIISOCYANATE180
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)155
    BUTYRALDEHYDE139
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE128
    ALDICARB124
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL102
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE86
    CROTONALDEHYDE82
    BENZOYL CHLORIDE71
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE66
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE65
    PROPYLENE60
    PROPARGITE54
    O-XYLENE33
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL27
    HYDRAZINE27
    THIRAM27
    MALATHION23
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS18
    BARIUM17
    PROPANIL12
    DIMETHOATE11
    PERACETIC ACID10
    THIOBENCARB10
    CARBARYL10
    CHLOROACETIC ACID9
    DICOFOL7
    ANTIMONY5
    HYDROQUINONE5
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS5
    PROPYLENEIMINE3
    2-PHENYLPHENOL2
    ETHOPROP2

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