POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: KANSAS
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 80%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS6,176,251
    AMMONIA2,817,516
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID1,445,759
    CARBON DISULFIDE1,220,027
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,090,650
    N-HEXANE1,050,674
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS907,552
    TOLUENE818,660
    SULFURIC ACID742,320
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID691,300
    STYRENE629,278
    MANGANESE541,902
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS423,731
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE415,929
    METHANOL401,299
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE313,809
    ZINC COMPOUNDS304,823
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE283,649
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE278,309
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS240,809
    COPPER COMPOUNDS238,918
    CHLORINE207,882
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL204,805
    ETHYLBENZENE155,786
    CARBONYL SULFIDE150,025
    GLYCOL ETHERS149,342
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE137,026
    BARIUM135,726
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS127,072
    LEAD123,280
    FORMALDEHYDE117,739
    BENZENE111,754
    LEAD COMPOUNDS110,094
    FLUORINE106,592
    UNKNOWN105,466
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE93,749
    COPPER81,734
    PHENOL80,658
    ACETALDEHYDE78,082
    PROPYLENE76,691
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS66,981
    CHLOROMETHANE62,294
    CHLOROFORM59,044
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE54,114
    ETHYLENE53,993
    DICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE53,339
    DIMETHYLAMINE46,223
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE45,161
    DICHLOROMETHANE44,235
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL43,000
    CYCLOHEXANE32,587
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL31,344
    COBALT COMPOUNDS27,044
    DIETHANOLAMINE26,207
    M-XYLENE23,800
    METHYL METHACRYLATE17,745
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS17,400
    BROMINE12,150
    NICKEL11,730
    CHROMIUM11,574
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN10,850
    TRIFLURALIN10,700
    CUMENE10,405
    CHLOROPHENOLS10,318
    VANADIUM10,196
    VINYL ACETATE9,551
    ACROLEIN7,430
    NAPHTHALENE6,626
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE6,545
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE4,640
    ZINC4,541
    OZONE3,540
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS2,739
    1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE2,250
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE2,086
    NITRIC ACID1,857
    DIISOCYANATES1,498
    PROPYLENE OXIDE1,285
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)1,105
    ACRYLONITRILE920
    BUTYL ACRYLATE877
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE749
    ETHYL ACRYLATE747
    O-XYLENE556
    COBALT505
    ACETONITRILE504
    BENZOYL PEROXIDE500
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE500
    ETHYLENE OXIDE467
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE440
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS426
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE390
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE341
    1,3-BUTADIENE335
    FORMIC ACID320
    O-TOLUIDINE320
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)315
    HEXACHLOROETHANE306
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE283
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)281
    DICHLORVOS265
    2,4-D260
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER255
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE255
    MERCURY252
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE240
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)232
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE226
    CYCLOHEXANOL190
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS151
    ACETOPHENONE132
    ANILINE130
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE98
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE62
    SODIUM NITRITE40
    VINYL CHLORIDE25
    TETRACHLORVINPHOS20
    DIAZINON20
    BENZOYL CHLORIDE19
    ACRYLIC ACID17
    DIPHENYLAMINE15
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE10
    MECOPROP10
    ANTIMONY9
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE8
    P-CRESOL2
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE2
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS1
    PHENANTHRENE1

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