POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases

State: VIRGIN ISLANDS
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 42%.
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  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    CARBONYL SULFIDE343,021
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS181,699
    AMMONIA88,525
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)68,642
    PHENOL67,849
    CARBON DISULFIDE61,541
    TOLUENE36,557
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS35,409
    PROPYLENE33,384
    ETHYLENE28,479
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER24,973
    BENZENE21,259
    N-HEXANE14,867
    ETHYLBENZENE14,656
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE10,771
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE9,813
    METHANOL7,673
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE5,042
    CYCLOHEXANE3,827
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS2,794
    GLYCOL ETHERS2,635
    SULFURIC ACID1,786
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS1,703
    NAPHTHALENE1,667
    1,3-BUTADIENE1,170
    CUMENE779
    LEAD COMPOUNDS677
    LEAD278
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE186
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS171
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE104
    CHLORINE10
    MERCURY10
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE4
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)2

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