POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: NEW MEXICO
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 65%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS3,816,377
    COPPER COMPOUNDS2,816,955
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS656,312
    LEAD COMPOUNDS626,339
    ZINC COMPOUNDS367,346
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS350,262
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS341,053
    ZINC252,500
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID194,748
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS135,273
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID129,454
    LEAD114,886
    COPPER112,209
    SULFURIC ACID111,998
    TOLUENE105,491
    COBALT COMPOUNDS94,030
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS73,140
    N-HEXANE60,523
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)58,398
    AMMONIA52,375
    BENZENE35,616
    CYCLOHEXANE32,074
    PROPYLENE31,918
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)31,022
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS27,868
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE27,060
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS26,930
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS19,693
    ETHYLBENZENE18,914
    ETHYLENE15,289
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS11,875
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER10,791
    NAPHTHALENE10,647
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE9,496
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE8,381
    STYRENE7,827
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE6,000
    METHANOL5,244
    ETHYLENE OXIDE5,027
    CHLORINE4,409
    MANGANESE3,199
    NITRIC ACID2,855
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS2,325
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,804
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)1,716
    PHENOL1,264
    UNKNOWN932
    NICKEL734
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)623
    CUMENE543
    CHROMIUM506
    M-XYLENE500
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE457
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL446
    SILVER COMPOUNDS257
    SILVER255
    METHYL HYDRAZINE255
    COBALT166
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS37
    GLYCOL ETHERS34
    BARIUM26
    MERCURY20
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL15
    DIETHANOLAMINE10
    SODIUM NITRITE5
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.500

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