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Alcan Inc
Smeltersite Road, Box 1800
Kitimat, BC, V8C 2H2
Alcan Inc

Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release by Alcan Inc in 1995 are
492,000 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release by Alcan Inc in 1995 is
81
To see other pollution reports, please go to Pollution Ranking.

Please note:
  • PollutionWatch classifies releases, disposals and transfers differently than Environmental Canada's NPRI program. These varying method of presentation will yield different perspectives on the data. Please see Understanding the Data for a more detailed discussion.
  • The units of measurement for data presented below are in kilograms (kg), excluding hexachlorobenzene which is measured in grams (g) and dioxins/furans which are measured in grams (g) TEQ.
  • Recycling data is not included in total releases or transfers data. To obtain recycling data, please go to Who is Polluting? or Pollution Rankings.

 

Breakdown by Pollutants:
(NOTE: Click on the column total number for a detailed look at the data.)


Pollutant * Air Release Water Release Land Release (on & off-site) Underground Injection (on & off-site) Total Release Percentage*
Combined Total 492,000 0 0 0 492,000 --
Toxics Total 492,000 0 0 0 492,000 --
Hydrogen fluoride 415,000 0 0 0 415,000 84.35%
Hydrochloric acid 55,000 0 0 0 55,000 11.18%
Chlorine 22,000 0 0 0 22,000 4.47%
 
CACs Total 0 0 0 0 0 --

* Click on pollutant's name to see its health effect on external site

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