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Air Releases of Combined (Without VOC) of Carcinogens for Alberta in 1998 are
1,283,261 (kg)
National Ranking for Air Releases of Combined (Without VOC) of Carcinogens for AB in 1998 is
3
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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 1,283,261 --
Toxics Total 1,283,261 --
Formaldehyde 531,379 41.41%
Benzene 346,780 27.02%
Dichloromethane 142,183 11.08%
Chloroform 91,428 7.12%
Acetaldehyde 51,665 4.03%
Chloroethane 50,742 3.95%
1,2-Dichloroethane 23,582 1.84%
1,3-Butadiene 12,154 .95%
Vinyl chloride 10,566 .82%
Ethylene oxide 8,905 .69%
Nickel (and its compounds) 5,555 .43%
Naphthalene 3,283 .26%
1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane 1,566 .12%
1,1,2-Trichloroethane 1,018 .08%
Lead (and its compounds) 815 .06%
Carbon tetrachloride 464 .04%
Tetrachloroethylene 409 .03%
1,4-Dioxane 350 .03%
Pyridine (and its salts) 182 .01%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 150 .01%
Toluenediisocyanate (mixed isomers) 57 --
Trichloroethylene 28 --
 
CACs Total 0 --

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