POLLUTION RANKINGS | Toxic Chemical Releases |By State


States with Reported Releases of TRI Chemicals to Water
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Rank State Pounds
1.TEXAS30,466,231
2.INDIANA27,886,616
3.NEBRASKA13,110,285
4.LOUISIANA11,492,246
5.GEORGIA10,313,265
6.PENNSYLVANIA9,712,933
7.NORTH CAROLINA8,891,061
8.MISSISSIPPI8,867,136
9.VIRGINIA8,262,392
10.OHIO7,844,847
11.ILLINOIS7,418,899
12.NEW YORK6,619,914
13.CALIFORNIA5,860,098
14.ALABAMA5,724,737
15.IDAHO5,350,724
16.COLORADO5,062,968
17.NEW JERSEY4,863,857
18.MISSOURI4,499,477
19.WEST VIRGINIA4,301,625
20.MAINE3,684,531
21.ARKANSAS3,577,284
22.MARYLAND3,299,564
23.OKLAHOMA3,138,602
24.SOUTH CAROLINA3,101,708
25.WISCONSIN3,071,646
26.TENNESSEE3,062,802
27.IOWA3,056,417
28.KENTUCKY2,764,903
29.OREGON2,615,607
30.SOUTH DAKOTA2,454,352
31.FLORIDA2,312,743
32.WASHINGTON1,558,332
33.MINNESOTA1,258,845
34.DELAWARE928,813
35.MICHIGAN832,292
36.CONNECTICUT749,557
37.KANSAS721,676
38.VIRGIN ISLANDS254,962
39.NORTH DAKOTA197,475
40.VERMONT119,224
41.MONTANA103,195
42.NEVADA92,931
43.HAWAII91,594
44.NEW MEXICO68,995
45.ALASKA66,584
46.MASSACHUSETTS65,672
47.UTAH63,048
48.GUAM52,705
49.WYOMING21,035
50.PUERTO RICO13,378
51.RHODE ISLAND12,377
52.NEW HAMPSHIRE6,986
53.ARIZONA6,912
54.DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA332