POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: NORTH DAKOTA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 355%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS8,329,318
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS1,872,531
    SULFURIC ACID1,857,190
    N-HEXANE584,232
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID457,530
    AMMONIA313,881
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS245,717
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID238,160
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)200,804
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS177,305
    COPPER COMPOUNDS149,487
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS145,599
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS139,766
    LEAD COMPOUNDS115,204
    COBALT COMPOUNDS110,436
    STYRENE84,639
    VANADIUM81,000
    ZINC COMPOUNDS77,783
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS75,869
    PROPYLENE71,700
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)64,102
    ACETALDEHYDE60,456
    ETHYLENE56,000
    METHANOL47,562
    PROPIONALDEHYDE34,039
    GLYCOL ETHERS33,340
    TOLUENE25,739
    CARBONYL SULFIDE25,180
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE23,461
    CARBON DISULFIDE20,069
    METHYL BROMIDE14,300
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL10,000
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE9,850
    CHLORINE6,100
    BENZENE6,100
    CYCLOHEXANE5,500
    ETHYLBENZENE4,901
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE4,490
    LEAD3,891
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS2,630
    NAPHTHALENE1,936
    ANTHRACENE1,200
    MANEB963
    MANGANESE581
    1,3-BUTADIENE322
    CUMENE265
    PHENANTHRENE252
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS206
    BIPHENYL92
    DIISOCYANATES60
    PHENOL50
    NICKEL37
    COPPER26
    CHROMIUM19
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE8

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