POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: UTAH
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 25%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    COPPER COMPOUNDS79,965,624
    LEAD COMPOUNDS51,064,221
    CHLORINE13,874,160
    ZINC COMPOUNDS6,738,249
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS3,845,403
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)3,176,292
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID2,470,453
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS2,241,000
    AMMONIA1,324,640
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS1,012,679
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS897,517
    MANGANESE842,285
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS688,064
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID501,233
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS430,314
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS366,832
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS363,132
    SULFURIC ACID282,344
    SILVER COMPOUNDS272,043
    LEAD237,167
    THALLIUM COMPOUNDS215,908
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE206,473
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS205,826
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS161,794
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS158,210
    TOLUENE136,309
    ALUMINUM134,094
    BARIUM123,268
    N-HEXANE91,657
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)90,271
    DIPHENYLAMINE90,200
    COBALT COMPOUNDS76,708
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)74,095
    STYRENE73,501
    DICHLOROMETHANE49,691
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE47,862
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL44,894
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS44,476
    CHROMIUM39,208
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE37,937
    NITRIC ACID35,532
    PROPYLENE34,318
    GLYCOL ETHERS32,258
    PHENOL29,895
    BENZENE29,362
    CYCLOHEXANE26,400
    COPPER24,072
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE23,508
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE21,562
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS21,125
    SODIUM AZIDE20,846
    METHANOL20,187
    SODIUM DIMETHYLDITHIOCARBAMATE18,992
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE17,115
    FORMALDEHYDE15,705
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE12,172
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL11,252
    ETHYLENE10,544
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE10,207
    ZINC6,613
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS6,046
    ETHYLBENZENE5,966
    PHOSGENE4,900
    NAPHTHALENE4,003
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)3,505
    ETHYLENE OXIDE2,873
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE1,898
    DIISOCYANATES1,642
    CHLOROFORM1,322
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE1,133
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE954
    1,3-BUTADIENE885
    NICKEL797
    ACETALDEHYDE493
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE409
    NITROGLYCERIN300
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE268
    FORMIC ACID256
    ANTHRACENE255
    CARBONYL SULFIDE255
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE255
    CARBON DISULFIDE255
    PHENANTHRENE250
    THIOUREA250
    CREOSOTES181
    OCTACHLOROSTYRENE173
    CUMENE167
    ACETONITRILE97
    CHLOROBENZENE79
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE65
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE41
    PYRIDINE29
    HEPTACHLOR29
    BIPHENYL12
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN8
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE7
    ETHYL ACRYLATE6
    DIETHANOLAMINE5
    COBALT3
    1,1,1,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE1
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)1
    CAMPHECHLOR.010

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