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

ENTIRE UNITED STATES
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of suspected respiratory toxicants to water have decreased 77%.
  • List top 100 facilities releasing suspected respiratory 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
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS6,692,751no no
    AMMONIA4,864,609no no
    METHANOL4,359,181no no
    SODIUM NITRITE2,654,640no no
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL1,535,979no no
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,065,961no yes
    COPPER COMPOUNDS369,086yesyes
    ACETALDEHYDE346,793no no
    FORMALDEHYDE335,018no no
    GLYCOL ETHERS272,140no no
    CHLORINE257,659yesno
    FORMIC ACID239,264no no
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS202,634no yes
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS183,269no no
    MANGANESE113,093no no
    METHYL ETHYL KETONE97,928no no
    PHENOL92,367no yes
    1,4-DIOXANE75,119no no
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS63,582no no
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER63,410no no
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)63,062no no
    DIETHANOLAMINE43,127no no
    COBALT COMPOUNDS41,943no no
    ANTIMONY COMPOUNDS37,488yesyes
    COPPER37,147yesyes
    HYDROFLUORIC ACID36,509no no
    ZINC34,920no yes
    LEAD34,072yesyes
    SELENIUM COMPOUNDS33,508yesyes
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOMETHYL ETHER32,573no no
    NAPHTHALENE27,502no yes
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE26,503no no
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)26,026yesno
    TOLUENE24,311yesyes
    N-BUTYL ALCOHOL23,295no no
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE23,067no no
    NICKEL20,097no yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE19,790no no
    FLUORINE19,434yesno
    BENZENE19,393yesyes
    TRIETHYLAMINE18,020no no
    METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE17,659no no
    CHLOROFORM16,734no yes
    DIMETHYLAMINE15,852no no
    ALLYL ALCOHOL13,920no no
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN13,822yesno
    ALUMINUM12,368no no
    CHROMIUM12,252yesyes
    HYDROQUINONE10,521no no
    ACETONITRILE10,248no no
    ETHYLBENZENE9,872yesyes
    BARIUM9,426yesno
    CARBON DISULFIDE9,287no no
    N-HEXANE7,317no no
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS7,069no no
    PROPYLENE6,594no no
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE6,503no no
    ANTIMONY6,199yesyes
    CYCLOHEXANOL5,855no no
    SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL5,588no no
    ACRYLIC ACID5,229no no
    DICHLOROMETHANE4,788yesyes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE4,383no no
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE4,303yesyes
    1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE4,255no no
    ANILINE3,798no no
    2,4,5-TRICHLOROPHENOL3,603no no
    PHOSPHORUS (YELLOW OR WHITE)3,541no no
    STYRENE3,535yesno
    SELENIUM3,260yesyes
    COBALT2,784no no
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID2,744no no
    VANADIUM2,666no no
    BUTYRALDEHYDE2,657no no
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE2,632no no
    1,3-BUTADIENE2,084no no
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL1,971no yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS1,857yesyes
    ETHYLENE1,706no no
    CHLOROMETHANE1,662no yes
    BERYLLIUM COMPOUNDS1,563yesyes
    ACROLEIN1,500no yes
    BIPHENYL1,474no no
    1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE1,464no yes
    CHLOROACETIC ACID1,417no no
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE1,354yesyes
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE1,315yesno
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE1,229yesyes
    PENTACHLOROPHENOL1,215yesyes
    FREON 1131,200no no
    NITRIC ACID1,154no no
    VINYL ACETATE1,098no no
    ACRYLONITRILE923no yes
    NICOTINE AND SALTS880no no
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL MONOETHYL ETHER879no no
    ISOBUTYRALDEHYDE864no no
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE812yesyes
    M-CRESOL783no no
    PHENANTHRENE626no yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE578yesyes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)569no no
    VINYL CHLORIDE543yesyes
    PYRIDINE460no no
    TRIBROMOMETHANE456no yes
    M-DINITROBENZENE438no no
    ARSENIC435yesyes
    P-CRESOL395no no
    1,4-DICHLOROBENZENE338yesyes
    CARBON TETRACHLORIDE320yesyes
    DIISOCYANATES320no no
    1,2-BUTYLENE OXIDE313no no
    CADMIUM270yesyes
    P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE263no no
    2-NITROPROPANE258no no
    METHYL METHACRYLATE218no no
    URETHANE210no no
    BUTYL ACRYLATE207no no
    MERCURY200yesyes
    METHYL ACRYLATE190no no
    O-CRESOL190no no
    1,3-DICHLOROBENZENE186no yes
    BENZYL CHLORIDE169no no
    CUMENE HYDROPEROXIDE162no no
    CHLORDANE147yesyes
    DINITROBUTYL PHENOL142yesno
    METHYL BROMIDE112no yes
    P-XYLENE103no no
    1,2-DICHLOROETHYLENE102no no
    TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE96no no
    1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE (MIXED ISOMERS)85no yes
    2-CHLOR-1,3-BUTADIENE72no no
    ETHYL ACRYLATE65no no
    DINITROTOLUENE (MIXED ISOMERS)61no no
    DIPHENYLAMINE58no no
    DIMETHYL PHTHALATE56no yes
    NITROBENZENE53no yes
    CROTONALDEHYDE51no no
    O-XYLENE51no no
    ALLYL AMINE50no no
    SULFURIC ACID45no no
    1,1-DICHLOROETHYLENE38yesyes
    THIRAM36no no
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS31yesno
    METHYL IODIDE29no no
    CYANAZINE28no no
    M-XYLENE27no no
    CAMPHECHLOR24yesyes
    PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE20no no
    BIS(2-CHLOROETHYL) ETHER20no yes
    1,4-DICHLORO-2-BUTENE18no no
    QUINOLINE17no no
    MALEIC ANHYDRIDE15no no
    BROMINE15no no
    BIS(TRIBUTYLTIN) OXIDE14no no
    2,4-D13yesno
    SODIUM AZIDE12no no
    CHLOROTHALONIL11no no
    BERYLLIUM11yesyes
    DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE10no no
    3,3'-DICHLOROBENZIDINE10no yes
    2,4,6-TRICHLOROPHENOL9no yes
    DAZOMET8no no
    HEXACHLOROETHANE6no yes
    O-TOLUIDINE6no no
    MALATHION5no no
    METHYL CHLOROCARBONATE5no no
    HEXACHLOROCYCLOPENTADIENE5yesyes
    TITANIUM TETRACHLORIDE5no no
    PROPYLENEIMINE5no no
    ETHYL CHLOROFORMATE5no no
    HYDRAZINE5no no
    DIMETHOATE5no no
    2,4-DIAMINOTOLUENE5no no
    PROPACHLOR4no no
    CHLORINE DIOXIDE.037yesno
    NITROGLYCERIN.020no no