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Total Reported Releases & Transfers with Combined Air Release of Carcinogens for British Columbia in 2005 are
1,247,191 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases & Transfers with Combined Air Release of Carcinogens for BC in 2005 is
5
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 Release Adjusted Total Release Total Transfer Total Release and Transfer Percentage*
Combined Total 1,048,750 982,446 198,441 1,247,191 --
Toxics Total 1,048,750 982,446 198,441 1,247,191 --
Acetaldehyde 449,514 449,514 0 449,514 36.04%
Formaldehyde 219,003 219,003 9,000 228,003 18.28%
Lead (and its compounds) 199,596 133,716 3,302 202,898 16.27%
Benzene 29,534 29,534 76,683 106,217 8.52%
Hexavalent chromium compounds 8,108 8,108 61,576 69,684 5.59%
Asbestos (friable form) 60,320 60,320 0 60,320 4.84%
Dichloromethane 17,328 17,328 12,709 30,037 2.41%
Ethylbenzene 11,349 11,349 12,867 24,216 1.94%
Tetrachloroethylene 0 0 14,644 14,644 1.17%
Benzo(a)phenanthrene 12,559 12,559 0 12,559 1.01%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 11,000 10,576 568 11,567 .93%
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 7,551 7,551 5 7,556 .61%
Cadmium (and its compounds) 4,830 4,830 295 5,125 .41%
Benzo(a)anthracene 4,548 4,548 174 4,722 .38%
Chloroform 0 0 4,125 4,125 .33%
Naphthalene 1,105 1,105 1,700 2,805 .22%
Benzo(a)pyrene 2,687 2,687 35 2,722 .22%
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 2,281 2,281 0 2,281 .18%
Indeno(1,2,3-CD)pyrene 1,947 1,947 7 1,954 .16%
Trichloroethylene 1,800 1,800 0 1,800 .14%
Hexachlorobenzene 1,254,497.0000 1,254,497.0000 163,568.0000 1,418,065.0000 .11%
1,2-Dichloroethane 780 780 544 1,324 .11%
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene 564 564 2 566 .05%
Mercury (and its compounds) 503 503 41 544 .04%
Nickel (and its compounds) 523 523 1 524 .04%
1,1,2-Trichloroethane 40 40 0 40 --
1,3-Butadiene 13 13 0 13 --
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 5 5 0 5 --
Toluenediisocyanate (mixed isomers) 5 5 0 5 --
Dibenz(a,j)acridine 1 1 0 1 --
Dibenzo(a,i)pyrene 1 1 0 1 --
7H-Dibenzo(c,g)carbazole 0 0 0 0 --
Dioxins and furans 148.9380 148.9380 4.8990 153.8370 --
 
CACs Total 0 0 0 0 --

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