POLLUTION RANKINGS | Toxic Chemical Releases |By State


States with Reported Releases of TRI Chemicals to the Environment
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Rank State Pounds
1.ALASKA547,987,529
2.NEVADA496,783,772
3.ARIZONA328,676,277
4.TEXAS244,460,108
5.OHIO209,090,481
6.UTAH173,157,779
7.FLORIDA151,374,755
8.TENNESSEE148,476,319
9.INDIANA136,785,790
10.GEORGIA126,580,488
11.LOUISIANA120,290,949
12.NORTH CAROLINA118,729,088
13.ALABAMA115,716,292
14.PENNSYLVANIA110,987,443
15.MISSOURI106,540,505
16.ILLINOIS104,059,824
17.WEST VIRGINIA87,587,522
18.KENTUCKY85,568,167
19.VIRGINIA71,175,226
20.MICHIGAN71,004,597
21.IDAHO62,818,523
22.SOUTH CAROLINA62,624,999
23.MISSISSIPPI60,514,135
24.CALIFORNIA44,701,373
25.MARYLAND41,642,140
26.NEW YORK39,361,979
27.MONTANA32,148,286
28.ARKANSAS30,593,417
29.IOWA30,562,475
30.WISCONSIN28,544,195
31.NEBRASKA28,355,505
32.OKLAHOMA25,641,705
33.MINNESOTA24,410,187
34.KANSAS24,247,827
35.OREGON24,058,605
36.COLORADO21,169,184
37.WASHINGTON19,756,704
38.NEW JERSEY19,130,099
39.WYOMING16,961,626
40.NORTH DAKOTA15,791,878
41.SOUTH DAKOTA11,834,151
42.NEW MEXICO10,834,734
43.PUERTO RICO10,793,041
44.MAINE8,741,211
45.DELAWARE7,948,219
46.MASSACHUSETTS6,426,154
47.CONNECTICUT4,424,055
48.NEW HAMPSHIRE4,286,599
49.HAWAII2,747,246
50.VIRGIN ISLANDS1,071,963
51.RHODE ISLAND786,422
52.GUAM281,454
53.VERMONT199,932
54.DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA66,032
55.AMERICAN SAMOA6,736
56.NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS5,573