HOME
Search
Contact Us Site Map
 
Province Profile
See Pollution Reports for 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
British Columbia

List of Facilities
Pollution Ranking
Pollution Timeline
View Greenhouse Gas province info

Air Releases of Toxics of Carcinogens for British Columbia in 2006 are
797,639 (kg)
National Ranking for Air Releases of Toxics of Carcinogens for BC in 2006 is
4
To see other pollution reports, please go to Pollution Ranking.

Please note:
  • 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 Percentage*
Combined Total 797,639 --
Toxics Total 797,639 --
Acetaldehyde 416,413 52.21%
Formaldehyde 289,113 36.25%
Benzene 37,599 4.71%
Dichloromethane 13,879 1.74%
Ethylbenzene 11,848 1.49%
Benzo(a)phenanthrene 6,965 .87%
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 4,919 .62%
Lead (and its compounds) 4,458 .56%
Benzo(a)anthracene 3,020 .38%
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 1,536 .19%
1,2-Dichloroethane 1,496 .19%
Benzo(a)pyrene 1,478 .19%
Indeno(1,2,3-c,d)pyrene 1,116 .14%
Trichloroethylene 1,000 .13%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 849 .11%
Hexachlorobenzene 568,374.0000 .07%
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene 313 .04%
Cadmium (and its compounds) 299 .04%
Antimony (and its compounds) 276 .03%
Mercury (and its compounds) 198 .02%
Hexavalent chromium compounds 186 .02%
Naphthalene 92 .01%
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 8 --
Cobalt (and its compounds) 4 --
Toluenediisocyanate (mixed isomers) 3 --
Dibenz(a,j)acridine 0 --
Dibenzo(a,i)pyrene 0 --
7H-Dibenzo(c,g)carbazole 0 --
Dioxins and furans 12.3880 --
 
CACs Total 0 --

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

List of Facilities

Home | About Pollution Watch | Search Your Community | Pollution Rankings | Pollution Timelines | Pollution Overviews | Maps | Reports | Take Action | Environmental Laws | Media Centre | Resources Francaises

PollutionWatch is a collaborative project of Environmental Defence and Canadian Environmental Law Association.
CopyRight@PollutionWatch 2014. Hosted by corefusion.