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  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 34%.
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    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS38,430,860
    AMMONIA21,076,393
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS14,015,824
    ETHYLENE13,758,403
    METHANOL13,204,607
    ACRYLONITRILE9,793,014
    PROPYLENE7,528,761
    ACETONITRILE7,453,157
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS6,926,585
    SULFURIC ACID6,172,487
    N-HEXANE6,087,404
    ACRYLAMIDE6,044,200
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID5,059,546
    ACRYLIC ACID4,726,371
    TOLUENE4,478,106
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)4,252,980
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS4,092,790
    NITRIC ACID4,001,274
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS3,912,800
    STYRENE3,759,645
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID3,500,364
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE3,443,842
    BENZENE2,675,661
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE2,536,955
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS2,516,741
    ZINC COMPOUNDS2,124,455
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE1,915,275
    CYCLOHEXANOL1,871,731
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,714,718
    ETHYLBENZENE1,683,443
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE1,670,025
    COPPER COMPOUNDS1,613,570
    FORMIC ACID1,559,492
    VINYL ACETATE1,546,729
    CYCLOHEXANE1,424,780
    LEAD COMPOUNDS1,345,649
    1,3-BUTADIENE1,328,623
    FORMALDEHYDE1,304,645
    PHENOL1,181,008
    GLYCOL ETHERS1,119,467
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL1,038,567
    CARBONYL SULFIDE929,944
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER899,599
    ACETALDEHYDE810,568
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS806,037
    ACETAMIDE784,773
    ACETOPHENONE690,651
    PYRIDINE646,363
    CHLORINE595,879
    CARBON DISULFIDE526,111
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE519,827
    NAPHTHALENE471,914
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL456,429
    LEAD410,481
    M-CRESOL399,222
    HYDROQUINONE394,966
    ALLYL ALCOHOL382,865
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE377,445
    O-CRESOL370,897
    COPPER348,194
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS347,005
    MANGANESE342,082
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS338,139
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)323,111
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE281,777
    CUMENE276,074
    DICHLOROMETHANE263,926
    PICLORAM260,466
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)260,294
    P-CRESOL249,579
    CHLOROMETHANE245,746
    BUTYRALDEHYDE233,523
    PROPIONALDEHYDE224,368
    ANILINE219,855
    PROPYLENE OXIDE213,543
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL199,078
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)195,185
    ETHYLENE OXIDE186,719
    ALUMINUM183,049
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS182,672
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE182,530
    SODIUM NITRITE172,651
    COBALT COMPOUNDS171,482
    ACROLEIN170,823
    O-XYLENE165,909
    VINYL CHLORIDE162,206
    DIETHANOLAMINE159,786
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL152,457
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE138,918
    M-XYLENE136,859
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE134,864
    P-XYLENE134,519
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE132,134
    METHYL METHACRYLATE121,388
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE115,632
    METHACRYLONITRILE109,845
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE107,618
    1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE96,817
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE86,652
    BUTYL ACRYLATE85,193
    CHLOROFORM83,423
    PROPARGYL ALCOHOL77,772
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS74,486
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL73,642
    ZINC73,195
    BARIUM72,980
    ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE69,882
    2-METHYLLACTONITRILE66,291
    ETHYL ACRYLATE65,182
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE63,891
    DIMETHYLAMINE62,960
    CHROMIUM62,919
    OZONE60,586
    CHLOROPHENOLS54,507
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE53,128
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN51,103
    TRIETHYLAMINE49,241
    CHLOROBENZENE49,020
    CREOSOTES45,008
    NICKEL42,933
    FREON 11341,824
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE40,730
    METHYL ACRYLATE37,171
    CHLOROTRIFLUOROMETHANE35,000
    NITROBENZENE34,797
    DICAMBA34,505
    2-METHYLPYRIDINE32,600
    DIISOCYANATES29,002
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE26,580
    CHLOROETHANE24,326
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE24,210
    QUINOLINE24,062
    BIPHENYL23,202
    1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE22,832
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS21,763
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS20,350
    VANADIUM17,798
    SODIUM DICAMBA14,100
    2-CHLORO-1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE12,477
    2,4-DICHLOROPHENOL12,258
    1,1,2-TRICHLOROETHANE10,891
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE9,874
    METHYL IODIDE9,135
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE8,912
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE8,841
    1,4-DIOXANE8,253
    DICHLOROTETRAFLUOROETHANE (CFC-114)6,751
    UNKNOWN6,358
    DIETHYL SULFATE6,093
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER5,892
    ANTIMONY5,816
    PHENANTHRENE5,441
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE5,411
    BORON TRIFLUORIDE5,256
    1,2-DICHLOROBENZENE5,137
    DIPHENYLAMINE4,940
    1-CHLORO-1,1-DIFLUOROETHANE4,781
    1,2-DIBROMOETHANE4,226
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)4,084
    ETHYL CHLOROFORMATE3,747
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE3,463
    2,3-DICHLOROPROPENE3,388
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE3,331
    1,2-BUTYLENE OXIDE3,313
    MONOCHLOROPENTAFLUOROETHANE3,305
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE3,270
    SELENIUM3,231
    ALLYL CHLORIDE3,120
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)2,496
    O-TOLUIDINE2,484
    METHYL CHLOROCARBONATE2,449
    MALONONITRILE2,339
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER2,144
    MERCURY2,085
    ARSENIC1,866
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE1,754
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE1,512
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE1,424
    BIS(2-CHLORO-1-METHYLETHYL) ETHER1,325
    IRON PENTACARBONYL1,286
    CROTONALDEHYDE1,209
    1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE1,146
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS1,115
    CHLOROTHALONIL996
    BENZOYL CHLORIDE981
    CATECHOL952
    M-PHENYLENEDIAMINE856
    1,1,1,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE843
    O-ANISIDINE787
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE780
    HEXAZINONE745
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS720
    ANTHRACENE670
    PHOSGENE628
    BENZYL CHLORIDE605
    DINITROTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)570
    SILVER COMPOUNDS564
    2,4-D515
    DIMETHYLAMINE DICAMBA505
    THIABENDAZOLE500
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE469
    2,4-DIAMINOTOLUENE399
    BIS(2-CHLOROETHYL) ETHER378
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)313
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE294
    PENTACHLOROETHANE274
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE258
    ACEPHATE255
    POLYCHLORINATED ALKANES (C10-C13)255
    DIHYDROSAFROLE250
    SAFROLE250
    1,1-DICHLOROETHANE210
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)199
    QUINONE186
    HEXACHLOROETHANE157
    CHLORDANE137
    PROPYLENEIMINE108
    HYDRAZINE103
    BROMOCHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE87
    PARALDEHYDE71
    1,1-DIMETHYL HYDRAZINE63
    2-NITROPROPANE61
    BENZIDINE59
    DINITROBUTYL PHENOL59
    COBALT50
    DICHLOROBENZENE (MIXED ISOMERS)39
    2-CHLOR-1,3-BUTADIENE39
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE35
    BROMINE33
    CADMIUM31
    HEPTACHLOR30
    METHYL ISOCYANATE28
    CAMPHECHLOR26
    CHLOROACETIC ACID26
    PENTACHLOROBENZENE25
    N,N-DIMETHYLANILINE24
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE22
    DIBENZOFURAN17
    DIMETHYL SULFATE17
    SILVER17
    BENZAL CHLORIDE16
    DIMETHYLCARBAMOYL CHLORIDE16
    TRANS-1,4-DICHLORO-2-BUTENE16
    PROPANE SULTONE16
    URETHANE16
    CHLOROMETHYL METHYL ETHER15
    HEXACHLOROCYCLOPENTADIENE15
    METHYL HYDRAZINE15
    THIRAM14
    HEXACHLORO-1,3-BUTADIENE13
    P-CHLOROANILINE12
    TEBUTHIURON10
    OXYFLUORFEN10
    N-NITROSOMETHYLVINYLAMINE10
    N-NITROSODIPHENYLAMINE9
    METHYL BROMIDE9
    MALATHION8
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE8
    P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE7
    CYFLUTHRIN5
    STYRENE OXIDE5
    3,3'-DICHLOROBENZIDINE5
    ALDRIN5
    TRIADIMEFON5
    ALACHLOR4
    TEMEPHOS4
    CARBARYL4
    DIAZINON3
    DIMETHOATE3
    2,4,6-TRINITROPHENOL3
    ALDICARB3
    METHOXYCHLOR2
    1,4-DICHLORO-2-BUTENE2
    GAMMA-LINDANE2
    PIPERONYL BUTOXIDE1
    TRIFLURALIN1
    TRICHLOROACETYL CHLORIDE1
    NITRILOTRIACETIC ACID1
    ATRAZINE.110
    PERMETHRIN.070
    METRIBUZIN.030
    RESMETHRIN.024
    3,3'-DIMETHOXYBENZIDINE.010
    (1,1'-BIPHENYL)-4,4'-DIAMINE, 3,3'-DIMETHYL-.010

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