POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: LOUISIANA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 84%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    AMMONIA19,059,171
    METHANOL15,206,455
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS11,095,284
    FORMALDEHYDE7,752,456
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS5,583,824
    NITRIC ACID4,283,686
    N-HEXANE3,819,058
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS3,724,207
    ETHYLENE3,584,083
    ZINC COMPOUNDS3,238,709
    ACETONITRILE2,839,075
    SULFURIC ACID2,702,452
    FORMIC ACID2,532,560
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID2,411,862
    TOLUENE2,333,414
    SODIUM NITRITE2,100,031
    PROPYLENE1,790,398
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)1,556,124
    ACRYLAMIDE1,393,515
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,277,206
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE1,221,203
    ACETALDEHYDE1,107,605
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE1,008,629
    LEAD COMPOUNDS955,902
    BENZENE782,810
    CARBON DISULFIDE672,403
    STYRENE650,166
    DIISOCYANATES641,257
    MANGANESE627,798
    CYCLOHEXANE594,343
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID535,820
    ANILINE532,879
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS504,003
    CHLOROBENZENE466,171
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS465,711
    VINYL ACETATE446,302
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE444,401
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE390,599
    CARBONYL SULFIDE386,627
    CHLORINE369,185
    2-CHLOR-1,3-BUTADIENE353,754
    PHENOL344,196
    CHLOROMETHANE335,415
    COPPER COMPOUNDS333,516
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL333,203
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE329,861
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE320,175
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE315,222
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS311,507
    ETHYLBENZENE298,133
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE280,000
    ACRYLONITRILE252,295
    NITROBENZENE225,646
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL223,520
    VINYL CHLORIDE217,123
    CHLOROFORM216,256
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER205,947
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL196,730
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)190,575
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE185,873
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE183,123
    1,3-BUTADIENE176,322
    FREON 113166,802
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE151,717
    HYDRAZINE SULFATE132,293
    1,2-DICHLORO-1,1,2-TRIFLUOROETHANE111,547
    METHYL METHACRYLATE108,607
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANE103,069
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS98,781
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE98,206
    NAPHTHALENE92,701
    HYDROQUINONE89,238
    COBALT COMPOUNDS82,298
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE77,971
    GLYCOL ETHERS73,337
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE68,672
    COPPER67,858
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE67,606
    CHROMIUM65,710
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE65,023
    ANTIMONY64,696
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS63,969
    ALLYL ALCOHOL63,336
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE60,203
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE58,468
    NICKEL57,072
    DICHLOROTETRAFLUOROETHANE (CFC-114)56,690
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE54,877
    ETHYLENE OXIDE54,599
    1,1,1-TRIFLUORO-2,2-DICHLOROETHANE52,623
    CUMENE45,761
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN45,124
    DICHLOROMETHANE42,410
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)42,305
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE40,259
    CREOSOTES39,529
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE32,937
    TRIETHYLAMINE26,138
    DIPHENYLAMINE25,956
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE25,853
    MERCURY24,673
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE23,838
    1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE23,816
    CADMIUM22,651
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS21,360
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE20,494
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE19,918
    2-NITROPROPANE19,157
    LEAD18,962
    ARSENIC18,539
    SILVER18,539
    1,4-DIOXANE18,492
    BARIUM18,441
    SELENIUM18,440
    CHLOROTRIFLUOROMETHANE17,774
    PROPYLENE OXIDE17,765
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)17,392
    ATRAZINE17,099
    PYRIDINE16,473
    ACRYLIC ACID16,268
    2-MERCAPTOBENZOTHIAZOLE15,904
    MONOCHLOROPENTAFLUOROETHANE15,691
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE15,381
    CHLOROETHANE15,241
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)14,072
    ZINC12,382
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS11,595
    ALLYL CHLORIDE11,086
    3,3-DICHLORO-1,1,1,2,2-PENTAFLUOROPROPANE11,000
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL10,500
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE10,169
    1,3-DICHLORO-1,1,2,2,3-PENTAFLUOROPROPANE9,300
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)8,918
    DINITROTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)8,634
    BUTYRALDEHYDE8,260
    METHYL ACRYLATE7,289
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE6,564
    DIETHANOLAMINE6,492
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1-TRIFLUOROETHANE6,353
    ETHYL ACRYLATE6,090
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE5,979
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE5,606
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)5,372
    PERACETIC ACID4,817
    O-TOLUIDINE4,341
    CATECHOL4,216
    1-CHLORO-1,1,2,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE3,613
    ALUMINUM3,579
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS3,229
    BUTYL ACRYLATE3,067
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER2,758
    1,4-DICHLORO-2-BUTENE2,683
    P-CRESOL2,664
    DICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE2,619
    1,2-BUTYLENE OXIDE2,582
    ACROLEIN2,531
    METHACRYLONITRILE2,489
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE2,441
    BIPHENYL2,298
    FLUORINE2,171
    O-XYLENE2,039
    M-XYLENE2,015
    SIMAZINE1,966
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE1,693
    BIS(2-CHLORO-1-METHYLETHYL) ETHER1,603
    PHOSGENE1,493
    ACETOPHENONE1,419
    FENBUTATIN OXIDE1,235
    1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE1,186
    UNKNOWN1,107
    1,1,1,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE1,070
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE999
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE955
    NITRILOTRIACETIC ACID881
    DINITROBUTYL PHENOL841
    PENTACHLOROETHANE774
    BROMINE758
    4-NITROPHENOL581
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL546
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER545
    P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE537
    ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE494
    TRIBROMOMETHANE456
    HEXACHLORO-1,3-BUTADIENE453
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS430
    1,1-DIMETHYL HYDRAZINE420
    ANTHRACENE415
    1,1-DICHLORO-1,2,2-TRIFLUOROETHANE400
    HYDRAZINE392
    DIMETHYLAMINE379
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE375
    DICHLOROBROMOMETHANE360
    PROPIONALDEHYDE327
    BENZOYL CHLORIDE312
    HEXACHLOROETHANE230
    CARBOFURAN151
    2-NITROPHENOL107
    PHENANTHRENE100
    CHLOROACETIC ACID98
    METHYL HYDRAZINE94
    2,3-DICHLOROPROPENE83
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL68
    VANADIUM65
    4,6-DINITRO-O-CRESOL62
    BENZYL CHLORIDE52
    PHOSPHORUS (YELLOW OR WHITE)40
    BIS(2-CHLOROETHYL) ETHER34
    4-AMINOAZOBENZENE31
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE30
    1,2-DICHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE30
    CYANAZINE28
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS24
    DICHLOROBENZENE (MIXED ISOMERS)22
    N-NITROSODIPHENYLAMINE10
    PERMETHRIN10
    AMETRYN8
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE7
    COBALT5
    METHYL BROMIDE5
    OZONE3
    4-AMINOBIPHENYL3
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE3
    PROPARGYL ALCOHOL2
    TRANS-1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE2
    SILVER COMPOUNDS2
    THALLIUM1
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE1

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