POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: MISSISSIPPI
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 49%.
  • See a list of facilities contributing to this release category.  
     
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS12,304,510
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS8,111,204
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID7,183,456
    METHANOL6,366,907
    AMMONIA4,113,951
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS2,927,075
    TOLUENE2,816,479
    N-HEXANE2,063,366
    CARBONYL SULFIDE2,024,570
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1,522,370
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,364,440
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID1,019,238
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS1,018,480
    SULFURIC ACID989,171
    ZINC COMPOUNDS709,670
    ACETALDEHYDE605,887
    GLYCOL ETHERS572,208
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL513,189
    STYRENE372,635
    LEAD COMPOUNDS361,404
    FORMALDEHYDE297,095
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE269,526
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE252,000
    ETHYLBENZENE233,038
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE232,410
    P-XYLENE155,017
    PROPYLENE143,276
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)133,841
    CHLOROFORM128,003
    PHENOL110,202
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE108,948
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS99,004
    CHLORINE83,869
    SODIUM NITRITE81,024
    CHLOROMETHANE78,752
    ACROLEIN73,865
    ETHYLENE71,140
    COPPER COMPOUNDS69,361
    BENZENE65,466
    PROPIONALDEHYDE64,824
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL57,422
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE49,811
    NAPHTHALENE46,487
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE35,610
    COPPER35,152
    COBALT COMPOUNDS32,471
    M-XYLENE32,317
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL30,212
    VINYL CHLORIDE28,069
    MANGANESE27,637
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS25,500
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE25,500
    CYCLOHEXANE23,857
    LEAD20,922
    CREOSOTES20,278
    O-XYLENE19,417
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE19,230
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE18,047
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS17,994
    VINYL ACETATE16,210
    METHYL METHACRYLATE13,749
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE13,621
    DICHLOROMETHANE13,227
    BIPHENYL12,723
    ACRYLIC ACID12,172
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS11,164
    1,1,1-TRIFLUORO-2,2-DICHLOROETHANE11,000
    1,3-DICHLORO-1,1,2,2,3-PENTAFLUOROPROPANE10,011
    ZINC9,746
    NITRIC ACID7,808
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE7,248
    CHROMIUM6,221
    DIETHANOLAMINE5,710
    NICKEL5,655
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE5,645
    FORMIC ACID5,622
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN5,444
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS5,424
    METHYL BROMIDE4,975
    ETHYLENE OXIDE4,668
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE3,820
    ANILINE3,499
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE3,083
    ACRYLONITRILE3,010
    CUMENE2,689
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE2,630
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS2,608
    NITROBENZENE2,476
    MALATHION2,166
    M-CRESOL2,060
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER1,834
    DIISOCYANATES1,444
    P-CRESOL1,300
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,135
    ETHYL ACRYLATE1,084
    HYDROQUINONE1,000
    PENTACHLOROBENZENE930
    1,3-BUTADIENE817
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE751
    1,4-DIOXANE624
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL604
    PROPANIL510
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE505
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE500
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE500
    ALACHLOR500
    DIPOTASSIUM ENDOTHALL500
    ACETOPHENONE500
    FREON 113500
    ETHYL DIPROPYLTHIOCARBAMATE500
    PEBULATE500
    ARSENIC500
    PENDIMETHALIN399
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE363
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL360
    TRIFLURALIN350
    CATECHOL335
    ALLYL CHLORIDE330
    O-TOLUIDINE313
    MERCURY248
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS181
    DIMETHYLAMINE175
    2,4,6-TRINITROPHENOL172
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE170
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)155
    OCTACHLOROSTYRENE138
    BUTYL ACRYLATE116
    DIURON102
    ALLYL ALCOHOL70
    THIRAM30
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE29
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE24
    AMETRYN15
    LINURON15
    ATRAZINE15
    SIMAZINE15
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE10
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE10
    ACETONITRILE10
    HYDRAMETHYLNON5
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE2
    2,4-DINITROPHENOL2
    2,4-DINITROTOLUENE2
    COBALT1
    VANADIUM1
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS1

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