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  • From 1988 to 2002, total air releases have decreased 59%.
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    AMMONIA13,047,9541,242,888
    METHANOL11,516,909980,381
    SULFURIC ACID2,663,03938,729
    ETHYLENE2,527,4591,056,624
    N-HEXANE2,500,5021,280,876
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID2,324,06587,689
    ACETALDEHYDE669,38997,692
    CARBON DISULFIDE663,7913,615
    PROPYLENE627,3011,158,361
    TOLUENE586,2121,583,919
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID493,16642,580
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE483,149522,853
    CYCLOHEXANE457,177102,351
    VINYL ACETATE424,35413,483
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)417,970855,325
    STYRENE388,033254,730
    CARBONYL SULFIDE383,7252,902
    CHLOROBENZENE350,31020,802
    FORMALDEHYDE344,18422,748
    2-CHLOR-1,3-BUTADIENE330,0764,607
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE325,088741,255
    BENZENE300,181257,652
    CHLORINE278,46650,734
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS186,800713
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL171,68151,595
    CHLOROMETHANE159,609103,369
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL158,39837,005
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER155,55147,531
    PHENOL130,61155,039
    ZINC COMPOUNDS124,24123,594
    ETHYLBENZENE112,736167,097
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE99,90051,770
    1,3-BUTADIENE96,83979,361
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE93,929211,055
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE91,7856,416
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE86,465121,985
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE77,93399,489
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS76,046704
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE63,824119,020
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE58,8641,265
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS57,615620
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL53,831146,168
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE51,7553,122
    FREON 11344,727120,919
    VINYL CHLORIDE43,80233,679
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS40,8122,977
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE39,45530,200
    NITRIC ACID38,71572,636
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE38,32528,233
    NAPHTHALENE38,27951,215
    1,2-DICHLORO-1,1,2-TRIFLUOROETHANE37,73873,804
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN33,10610,462
    ETHYLENE OXIDE32,10722,427
    DICHLOROMETHANE26,9154,988
    FORMIC ACID26,6022,949
    GLYCOL ETHERS26,41823,091
    ANILINE26,24714,910
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)26,02917,303
    CREOSOTES25,59813,813
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE24,36221,321
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE22,0012,022
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE21,9953,853
    DICHLOROTETRAFLUOROETHANE (CFC-114)21,29335,392
    1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE20,9802,836
    CHLOROFORM20,50635,979
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE19,90711
    ACETONITRILE18,73723,423
    CUMENE17,81327,819
    ATRAZINE16,2675
    CHLOROTRIFLUOROMETHANE16,1211,648
    LEAD COMPOUNDS15,5491,670
    2-NITROPROPANE15,2953,604
    PROPYLENE OXIDE14,3933,217
    DIPHENYLAMINE14,0464,400
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS13,6824,201
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE13,6211,760
    ACRYLONITRILE13,596701
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE12,87510,783
    MANGANESE11,28910,142
    3,3-DICHLORO-1,1,1,2,2-PENTAFLUOROPROPANE11,000 
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE10,67964
    METHYL METHACRYLATE10,4533,070
    1,3-DICHLORO-1,1,2,2,3-PENTAFLUOROPROPANE9,300 
    CHLOROETHANE9,1196,122
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE9,07931,175
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANE7,20195,703
    ACRYLIC ACID7,0604,746
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE6,23513,065
    ALLYL CHLORIDE6,1644,919
    BUTYRALDEHYDE5,2203,040
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)4,855489
    PERACETIC ACID4,74077
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE4,1531,585
    COPPER COMPOUNDS3,9512,177
    ETHYL ACRYLATE3,9262,151
    DINITROTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)3,6733,800
    2-MERCAPTOBENZOTHIAZOLE3,586 
    ALUMINUM3,1552
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)3,1133,037
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE2,88030,020
    1,1,1-TRIFLUORO-2,2-DICHLOROETHANE2,70449,914
    1,2-BUTYLENE OXIDE2,5775
    FLUORINE2,171 
    NITROBENZENE2,1403,500
    BUTYL ACRYLATE2,036980
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS2,0221,045
    M-XYLENE2,0096
    SIMAZINE1,893 
    TRIETHYLAMINE1,890719
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE1,86666,801
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1,770309
    METHYL ACRYLATE1,739257
    ZINC1,60710,774
    BIS(2-CHLORO-1-METHYLETHYL) ETHER1,51289
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)1,4055
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE1,40069
    BIPHENYL1,1631,081
    UNKNOWN1,1051
    MONOCHLOROPENTAFLUOROETHANE1,07414,612
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS1,05611
    HYDROQUINONE1,03713
    PHOSGENE1,015478
    O-XYLENE1,0101,028
    O-TOLUIDINE9083,349
    CATECHOL87128
    LEAD854610
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE768201
    1,1,1,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE758312
    1,4-DICHLORO-2-BUTENE70065
    ACROLEIN6421,889
    1,4-DIOXANE6173,217
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE6095,308
    P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE5352
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER501865
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE375 
    COBALT COMPOUNDS37014
    ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE363131
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS3405
    HYDRAZINE33062
    ALLYL ALCOHOL31715,404
    DIMETHYLAMINE31460
    DIETHANOLAMINE2915,723
    HEXACHLORO-1,3-BUTADIENE275177
    NICKEL223694
    1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE1701,016
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)170222
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1-TRIFLUOROETHANE1446,209
    CARBOFURAN1415
    DIISOCYANATES1361,121
    HEXACHLOROETHANE122108
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE108106
    1,1-DIMETHYL HYDRAZINE108312
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE1071,361
    METHYL HYDRAZINE94 
    COPPER8829
    PROPIONALDEHYDE85240
    ACRYLAMIDE80176
    ANTHRACENE79233
    1-CHLORO-1,1,2,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE793,534
    MERCURY79868
    PENTACHLOROETHANE75699
    ANTIMONY707
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL6625
    VANADIUM65 
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL64678
    4-NITROPHENOL61520
    4,6-DINITRO-O-CRESOL575
    P-CRESOL45612
    PHOSPHORUS (YELLOW OR WHITE)40 
    2-NITROPHENOL395
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS23 
    2,3-DICHLOROPROPENE1964
    CHLOROACETIC ACID1880
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1419,057
    BENZYL CHLORIDE1438
    DICHLOROBENZENE (MIXED ISOMERS)115
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE7 
    PYRIDINE6 
    CHROMIUM52,111
    DICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE52,609
    1,2-DICHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE520
    PERMETHRIN55
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE520
    DINITROBUTYL PHENOL5836
    BIS(2-CHLOROETHYL) ETHER429
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE3 
    OZONE3 
    TRANS-1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE2 
    PHENANTHRENE24
    SILVER COMPOUNDS2 
    SILVER2 
    BENZOYL CHLORIDE1311
    SODIUM NITRITE13
    ACETOPHENONE11,418
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER128
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)11
    THALLIUM1 
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE 1,693
    PROPARGYL ALCOHOL 2
    FENBUTATIN OXIDE 664
    ARSENIC 5
    COBALT 5
    N-NITROSODIPHENYLAMINE 10
    BROMINE 758
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE 955
    1,1-DICHLORO-1,2,2-TRIFLUOROETHANE 400
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE 1
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE 2,441

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