POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: WISCONSIN
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 51%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID5,998,398
    METHANOL4,846,159
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS3,326,284
    SULFURIC ACID1,737,602
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID1,407,750
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,261,845
    TOLUENE1,222,961
    GLYCOL ETHERS1,075,063
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE1,023,794
    STYRENE969,516
    AMMONIA658,809
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL607,868
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS593,348
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE377,823
    ACETALDEHYDE350,156
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS280,081
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE247,829
    MANGANESE238,907
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE174,517
    NITRIC ACID169,227
    OZONE145,880
    ALUMINUM132,155
    ZINC COMPOUNDS109,958
    CHLOROFORM107,043
    DICHLOROMETHANE105,801
    1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE104,959
    FORMALDEHYDE94,641
    PHENOL93,971
    ETHYLBENZENE86,863
    BENZENE74,906
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS74,399
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE74,029
    LEAD COMPOUNDS62,792
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL61,724
    COPPER57,934
    METHYL METHACRYLATE46,884
    BIPHENYL43,000
    COPPER COMPOUNDS42,925
    N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE42,066
    PROPYLENE40,636
    VINYL ACETATE40,250
    CHLOROMETHANE38,772
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE29,900
    N-HEXANE23,275
    CHROMIUM22,965
    NICKEL21,179
    CYCLOHEXANE17,953
    CHLOROBENZENE17,255
    CHLORINE16,009
    NAPHTHALENE15,840
    TRIETHYLAMINE14,878
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS13,653
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER11,685
    ACETONITRILE11,683
    LEAD9,443
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS8,384
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE7,522
    CREOSOTES7,151
    ZINC4,988
    DIETHANOLAMINE3,907
    ACROLEIN3,900
    DIISOCYANATES3,713
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS3,699
    FORMIC ACID3,501
    UNKNOWN2,886
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS2,241
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE1,955
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS1,572
    ACRYLIC ACID1,338
    BUTYL ACRYLATE1,236
    ETHYL ACRYLATE1,112
    CARBONYL SULFIDE1,100
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)891
    ACRYLONITRILE847
    C.I. DIRECT BLUE 218750
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE673
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL500
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN490
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (FIBROUS FORMS)471
    SODIUM NITRITE355
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE328
    MERCURY305
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)271
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS269
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE260
    LITHIUM CARBONATE255
    DICYCLOPENTADIENE221
    ETHYLENE220
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)220
    ACRYLAMIDE183
    4,4'-ISOPROPYLIDENEDIPHENOL175
    COBALT175
    ETHYLENE OXIDE151
    VANADIUM140
    1,3-BUTADIENE140
    CUMENE60
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS51
    CATECHOL46
    PROPYLENE OXIDE40
    3-IODO-2-PROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATE26
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE26
    DIMETHYLAMINE20
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL20
    ARSENIC20
    COBALT COMPOUNDS15
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS15
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE13
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE10
    1,4-DIOXANE10
    TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE10
    PYRIDINE10
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS10
    4,4'-METHYLENEDIANILINE10
    BENZOYL PEROXIDE10
    BORON TRICHLORIDE8
    DIMETHYL SULFATE6
    PHOSPHORUS (YELLOW OR WHITE)5
    HYDROQUINONE5
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE4
    HYDRAZINE4
    O-CRESOL2
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS.310
    TRIFLURALIN.180

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