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Land Releases (On-site) for British Columbia in 2005 are
1,442,653 (kg)
National Ranking for Land Releases (On-site) for BC in 2005 is
6
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 * Total Amount Percentage*
Manganese (and its compounds) 779,103 54.00%
Phosphorus (total) 487,848 33.82%
Zinc (and its compounds) 107,983 7.49%
Ammonia (Total) 36,681 2.54%
Ethylene glycol 9,354 .65%
Lead (and its compounds) 8,368 .58%
Methanol 5,231 .36%
n-Hexane 2,743 .19%
Chlorine 1,213 .08%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 1,098 .08%
Hexavalent chromium compounds 871 .06%
Cadmium (and its compounds) 865 .06%
Chromium (and its compounds) 801 .06%
Nitrate ion in solution at pH >= 6.0 213 .01%
Hexachlorobenzene 66,024.0000 --
Sodium fluoride 60 --
Diethanolamine (and its salts) 50 --
Phenanthrene 42 --
Fluoranthene 13 --
Pyrene 12 --
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 7 --
Toluene 4 --
Xylene (all isomers) 3 --
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 3 --
Benzo(a)anthracene 3 --
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 3 --
Benzo(g,h,i)perylene 2 --
Benzo(a)pyrene 2 --
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene 2 --
Indeno(1,2,3-c,d)pyrene 1 --
Benzo(e)pyrene 1 --
2-Butoxyethanol 1 --
Copper (and its compounds) 1 --
Benzo(a)phenanthrene 1 --
Mercury (and its compounds) 1 --
Perylene 0 --
Dibenzo(a,i)pyrene 0 --
Dibenz(a,j)acridine 0 --
7H-Dibenzo(c,g)carbazole 0 --
Dioxins and furans 59.8060 --

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

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