POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: OREGON
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 11%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    ALUMINUM5,898,005
    METHANOL5,490,678
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS2,471,122
    AMMONIA1,629,771
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE1,222,195
    LEAD COMPOUNDS978,939
    STYRENE922,614
    FORMALDEHYDE901,697
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS464,706
    ARSENIC464,355
    ACETALDEHYDE450,372
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID437,839
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE345,795
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS305,022
    TOLUENE298,628
    CREOSOTES216,726
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS204,968
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)180,950
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS180,025
    NITRIC ACID164,311
    CADMIUM103,631
    PHENOL69,078
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS59,989
    BENZENE57,981
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID55,574
    ZINC COMPOUNDS54,083
    TRIETHYLAMINE49,627
    ZINC37,960
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS34,682
    GLYCOL ETHERS33,039
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE25,309
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)24,355
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL18,127
    DICHLOROMETHANE17,275
    NAPHTHALENE16,276
    N-HEXANE13,871
    COPPER13,398
    SULFURIC ACID12,055
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE11,267
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE10,730
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS10,385
    ETHYLBENZENE10,126
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE10,119
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS8,367
    PHOSGENE7,300
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL6,755
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN5,587
    CHLORINE5,055
    VINYL ACETATE4,917
    METHYL METHACRYLATE4,782
    LEAD3,460
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE3,054
    CHROMIUM2,777
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL2,770
    COPPER COMPOUNDS2,761
    NICKEL2,623
    CYCLOHEXANE2,470
    CHLOROFORM2,465
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE1,657
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE1,615
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER1,528
    COBALT1,526
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS1,389
    METHYL ACRYLATE1,250
    FORMIC ACID1,188
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE1,100
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE625
    CATECHOL579
    BUTYL ACRYLATE500
    CHLORDANE458
    HEPTACHLOR353
    METHOXYCHLOR347
    CAMPHECHLOR341
    ALDRIN341
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE336
    MANGANESE155
    DIISOCYANATES136
    GAMMA-LINDANE117
    1,4-DIOXANE104
    ACETONITRILE60
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL35
    MERCURY18
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)17
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS12
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE6
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE5
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)5
    SILVER COMPOUNDS5

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