POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Water Releases of Suspected Developmental Toxicants

ENTIRE UNITED STATES
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of suspected developmental toxicants to water have decreased 61%.
  • List top 100 facilities releasing suspected developmental toxicants to water in the entire United States.
  • Chemical Name Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated by the Safe Drinking Water Act Regulated as a Priority Pollutant
    by the Clean Water Act
    METHANOL4,359,181no no
    SODIUM NITRITE2,654,640no no
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,535,979no no
    ACETALDEHYDE346,793no no
    GLYCOL ETHERS272,140no no
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS202,634no yes
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)101,258yesyes
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE97,928no no
    PHENOL92,367no yes
    COPPER37,147yesyes
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID36,509no no
    ZINC34,920no yes
    NAPHTHALENE27,502no yes
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE26,503no no
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)26,026yesno
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL23,766no no
    NICKEL20,097no yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE19,790no no
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE17,659no no
    CHLOROFORM16,734no yes
    ACETONITRILE10,248no no
    ETHYLBENZENE9,872yesyes
    BARIUM9,426yesno
    N-HEXANE7,317no no
    ETHYLENE OXIDE4,383no no
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE4,303yesyes
    STYRENE3,535yesno
    SELENIUM3,260yesyes
    DECABROMODIPHENYL OXIDE3,108no no
    COBALT2,784no no
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE2,632no no
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS1,857yesyes
    ACROLEIN1,500no yes
    BIPHENYL1,474no no
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE1,464no yes
    DIAMINOTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,413no no
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL1,215yesyes
    ACRYLONITRILE923no yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE812yesyes
    CHLOROBENZENE727yesyes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE578yesyes
    CHLOROETHANE557no yes
    VINYL CHLORIDE543yesyes
    THIOUREA362no no
    1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE338yesyes
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE320yesyes
    2,4-DINITROPHENOL284no yes
    2-NITROPROPANE258no no
    TRIS(2,3-DIBROMOPROPYL) PHOSPHATE250no no
    METHYL METHACRYLATE218no no
    DIBUTYL PHTHALATE173no yes
    BENZYL CHLORIDE169no no
    CHLORDANE147yesyes
    P-XYLENE103no no
    1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE99yesyes
    MOLINATE80no no
    2-CHLOR-1,3-BUTADIENE72no no
    ETHYL ACRYLATE65no no
    O-XYLENE51no no
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE38yesyes
    THIRAM36no no
    M-XYLENE27no no
    CAMPHECHLOR24yesyes
    BIS(TRIBUTYLTIN) OXIDE14no no
    2,4-D13yesno
    ALACHLOR13yesno
    ABAMECTIN13no no
    DIAZINON12no no
    1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE10yesyes
    DIURON10no no
    CAPTAN10no no
    HEXACHLORO-1,3-BUTADIENE9no yes
    METRIBUZIN7no no
    HEXACHLOROETHANE6no yes
    CARBARYL5no no
    POTASSIUM N-METHYLDITHIOCARBAMATE5no no
    DICAMBA5no no
    HEXACHLOROCYCLOPENTADIENE5yesyes
    DICHLORVOS5no no
    QUINTOZENE5no no
    DIMETHOATE5no no
    HYDRAZINE5no no
    PROPACHLOR4no no
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE.037yesno

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS1110 grams (2.45 pounds)no no