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Air Releases of Toxics of Carcinogens for Ontario in 2006 are
2,735,569 (kg)
National Ranking for Air Releases of Toxics of Carcinogens for ON in 2006 is
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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 2,735,569 --
Toxics Total 2,735,569 --
Formaldehyde 660,370 24.14%
Trichloroethylene 504,476 18.44%
Ethylbenzene 481,640 17.61%
Benzene 317,123 11.59%
Acetaldehyde 217,958 7.97%
Nickel (and its compounds) 123,431 4.51%
Dichloromethane 102,141 3.73%
Lead (and its compounds) 93,935 3.43%
Naphthalene 54,172 1.98%
1,3-Butadiene 42,526 1.55%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 31,144 1.14%
Selenium (and its compounds) 30,180 1.10%
Isoprene 14,863 .54%
Ethylene oxide 12,325 .45%
p,p'-Methylenebis(2-chloroaniline) 11,758 .43%
Tetrachloroethylene 10,512 .38%
Cadmium (and its compounds) 6,539 .24%
Vinyl chloride 5,132 .19%
Cobalt (and its compounds) 4,086 .15%
Acrylonitrile 3,334 .12%
p-Dichlorobenzene 1,758 .06%
Hexavalent chromium compounds 979 .04%
Hexachlorobenzene 904,998.0000 .03%
Mercury (and its compounds) 853 .03%
Dibenzo(a,i)pyrene 611 .02%
1,4-Dioxane 543 .02%
Toluenediisocyanate (mixed isomers) 501 .02%
Benzo(a)phenanthrene 310 .01%
Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate 217 --
Benzo(a)anthracene 191 --
Antimony (and its compounds) 161 --
Benzo(a)pyrene 161 --
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 151 --
Hydrazine (and its salts) 119 --
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene 105 --
Thorium dioxide 104 --
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 81 --
Indeno(1,2,3-c,d)pyrene 61 --
Ethyl acrylate 46 --
Propylene oxide 40 --
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 23 --
1,2-Dichloroethane 1 --
Chloroform 1 --
Carbon tetrachloride 1 --
Dibenz(a,j)acridine 1 --
7H-Dibenzo(c,g)carbazole 1 --
Dioxins and furans 10.5626 --
 
CACs Total 0 --

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